behavioristic psychology

behavioristic psychology
see behaviorism.

Medical dictionary. 2011.

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  • behaviouristic psychology — noun an approach to psychology that emphasizes observable measurable behavior • Syn: ↑behaviorism, ↑behaviourism, ↑behavioristic psychology • Derivationally related forms: ↑behaviouristic (for: ↑behaviourism), ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • experimental psychology — noun the branch of psychology that uses experimental methods to study psychological issues • Syn: ↑psychonomics • Hypernyms: ↑psychology, ↑psychological science • Hyponyms: ↑psychophysics, ↑behaviorism, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

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  • behaviorist — I noun a psychologist who subscribes to behaviorism • Syn: ↑behaviourist • Derivationally related forms: ↑behaviourist (for: ↑behaviourist), ↑behaviourism ( …   Useful english dictionary

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