SECOND-ORDER CONDITIONING

Use of a previously successfully conditioned stimulus as the unconditioned stimulus for further conditioning, employed in Pavlovian conditioning. See: higher order conditioning.

SECOND-ORDER CONDITIONING: "The scientist, practicing Pavlovian conditioning techniques, employed a second-order conditioning to attain the results he needed."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "SECOND-ORDER CONDITIONING," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 28, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/second-order-conditioning/ (accessed August 17, 2019).
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