O conceito de operação estabelecedora na análise do comportamento

Psicologia Teoria e Pesquisa 01/2000; DOI: 10.1590/S0102-37722000000300009
Source: DOAJ

ABSTRACT Em termos gerais, operações estabelecedoras podem ser definidas como eventos ambientais que alteram a efetividade reforçadora de um estímulo, assim como evocam todo comportamento que, no passado, foi seguido por tal estímulo. O conceito parece descrever, em termos comportamentais, o que é usualmente chamado de motivação. O presente artigo pretende apresentar de uma forma didática o desenvolvimento teórico do conceito e seu status na Análise Experimental e Aplicada do Comportamento.

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