SHAPING

Producing new forms of behaviour by reinforcement and conditioning. also called approximation conditioning; behaviour shaping.

SHAPING: "In shaping a person's behaviour is altered."
Cite this page: Nugent, Pam M.S., "SHAPING," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 13, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/shaping/ (accessed September 24, 2018).
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