STIMULUS CONTROL

It is the limit to which organism's behaviour is affected by stimulus condition. It can refer to various responses occurring in the presence of various stimuli or to differences in the rate, temporal organization, or topography. Read also topography.

STIMULUS CONTROL: "Stimulus control tells us how much an organism's behaviour is influenced by a stimulus."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "STIMULUS CONTROL," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 13, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/stimulus-control/ (accessed March 30, 2020).
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