PRINCIPLE OF BELONGINGNESS 1

A learning principle that states that if items are closely related, the connections between them can be more readily formed. Also the idea that stimuli and their responses have a more readily acquired association due to evolutionary predisposition.

PRINCIPLE OF BELONGINGNESS 1: "Belongingness is grouping items together to make their connection more apparent."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "PRINCIPLE OF BELONGINGNESS 1," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 28, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/principle-of-belongingness-1/ (accessed January 10, 2020).
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