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  epsonstylus - 11/24/06 10:50
 
  dear forum members, can someone please explian to me extinction, punishment, positive and negative reinformcements, with the eg.?? i cudnt understand which action is stimulus and which action is behavior..

for eg a boy cleans his room to stop his parents from nagging... boy cleaning his room could be behavior as well as parents nagging cud be behavir and the other one stimulus, in which case it will be totally wrong, so please help me understand this concept.
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  saimg - 11/25/06 09:58
 
  negative reinforcement
1.behavior change-- (cleaning room) ----consequence -->2.stimuli ( parent nagging) was removed ie negative
 
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