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What are the functional properties of properties of language?

Involves the cause of response

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What is the cause of response?

The functional properties of language

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Describe the formal properties of language?

Invovles the topography (i.e. form, sturcture) of the verbal response

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What involves the;
Invovles the topography (i.e. form, sturcture) of the verbal response

The formal properties of language

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What defines behaviour as verbal?

Verbal behaviour is defined by the function of the response rather than by its form.

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How is verbal behaviour reinforced?

Reinforcement takes place through the mediation of another person's behaviour.

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Define a 'MAND'

An elementary verbal operant that is evoked by an MO and is followed by specific reinforcement,

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What is a MAND under the control of|?

Under the control of the MO's and specific reinforcement.

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Give an exmaple of a MAND in the 3 term contingency

HUngry (A)- MAND 'cookie (B)- has produced cookies in the past(C)

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Define 'TACT'

An elementary verbal operant evoked by non verbal discriminative stimulus and is followed by generalized conditioned reinforcement

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What is TACT under the control of?

Nonverbal discriminative stimulus.

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Whar type of reinforcement does a MAND produce?

Specfic reinforcement

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What types oof reinforcement does a TACT produce?

Generalized

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Give an example of a TACT

Sating shoes because you see a shoes. Only functions as an Sd if saying shoes in the prescence of shoes is reinforced.

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When does an ECHOIC occur?

is a type of verbal operant that occurs when the speaker repeats the verbal behaviour of another speaker

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What is being described?
is a type of verbal operant that occurs when the speaker repeats the verbal behaviour of another speaker

ECHOTIC

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using the 3 term contingency give an example of an ECHOTIC

A_- Child sees a dog - B parent says DOG- Child repeats dog - C Mum praises the child

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what is a verbal repertoire?

Is a set of verbal operants emitted by a particular person

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What is being described?
Is a set of verbal operants emitted by a particular person

A verbal repertoire

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What needs to be in place to teach a MAND

Mand is under the functional control of motiviating operation. Therefore, MAND training can onlly occur when the MO is strong.

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What does a TACT do with the environement?

A TACT makes contact with the environment.

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An easy way to remember a MAND

a deMAND

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What evokes a MAND

MO

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What evokes a TACT

no verbal discriminative stimulus

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Describe an ECHOTIC

An elementary verbal operant involving a response that is evoked by a verbal discriminative stimulus that has point to point correspondence and formal similarity with the response.

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What evokes ECHOTIC?

verbal discriminative stimulus that has point to point correspondence and formal similiarity with the response.