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1

list the basic assumptions of the behavioural approach?

- everyone is born a blank slate- "tabula rasa"
- all behaviour is learned, either through classical/operant conditioning
- only studies observable behaviour

2

what is classical conditioning?

a neutral stimulus acquires the properties of another stimulus via association