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What is generalization?

Novel stimuli that resemble the SD and increase the probability of the behavior that has never been reinforced in the presence of these stimuli


What is a novel example of generalization?

The little albert study


What is the shape of the generalization gradient?

a bell curve


what are the 3 techniques commonly used to promote generalization training?

train and hope
generalization training
similar stimuli


What was the significance of the milgrem studies in the discussion of generalization?

shocking experiment
overseer dressed in different ways, the more professional they looked the more the people complied.
I'ts about compliance and they way we view authority figures.