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behaviorism (n.)

1913, coined by U.S. psychologist John B. Watson from behavior + -ism. Behaviorist is from the same time.

updated on November 30, 2017

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Definitions of behaviorism from WordNet

behaviorism (n.)
an approach to psychology that emphasizes observable measurable behavior;
Synonyms: behaviourism / behavioristic psychology / behaviouristic psychology
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