THE PUBLIC SQUARE
- Gender. Clymo, Philippa // Youth Studies Australia;Autumn1995, Vol. 14 Issue 1, p59
Presents an abstract of the article `Possibilities and limitations of a gender stereotypes intervention program,' by Shmuel Shamai originally published in `Adolescence' journal.
- THE PUBLIC SQUARE. Neuhaus, Richard John // First Things: A Monthly Journal of Religion & Public Life;Feb2002, Issue 120, p77
Accounts the expertise of Professor Peter Singer of the Princeton's University Center for Human Values in New Jersey. Recognition to the ethical standards manifest by Singer; Comparison between his doctrine with the doctrine of Jeremy Bentham; Overview of the individual value preferences of Singer.
- The effects of schedules of reinforcement on operant sequential stereotypy in humans. Lopatto, David E.; Brown, Barbara M. // Psychological Record;Spring94, Vol. 44 Issue 2, p185
Explores the frequency and persistence of operant sequential stereotypy over a variety of conditions in humans. Level of stereoytpy in behavior rewarded on a continuous reinforcement (CRF) schedule; Effect of variable ratio 3 schedule; Effect of two schedules of reinforcement as a...
- Superstitious behavior and response stereotypy prevent the... Pisacreta, Richard // Psychological Record;Spring98, Vol. 48 Issue 2, p251
Presents a study which examines whether humans would learn to solve simple problems by applying an efficient rule that is, concept teaming. Training of humans on a computerized version of the procedure that Pisacreta has used with pigeons; Exploration of five additional conditions that were...
- Cautiousness, stereotypy, and variability in older and younger adults. LOPATTO, DAVID E.; OGIER, STACY; WICKELGREN, EMILY A.; GIBBENS, CRAIG; SMITH, ADRIANA; SULLIVAN, LAURA; MUNS, MELISSA // Psychological Record;Fall98, Vol. 48 Issue 4, p571
Presents information on a study which explored the analogy between cautiousness and operant sequential stereotypy of adults and college students. Methodology; Results; Discussion.
- First class coach. Kennett, Miranda // Management Today;Nov2001, p114
Focuses on the occurrence of typecasting in business management. Treatment of the organization; Need for change; Development of self-belief.
- Introduction to the Special Issue. Luiselli, James K. // International Journal of Behavioral Consultation & Therapy;Jul2008, Vol. 4 Issue 3, p229
The article discusses various reports published within the issue, including one on treatment of chronic breath holding in a young adult with mental retardation and another on stereotypy in a child with autism using a stimulus control procedure.
- THE PREMATURE DISMISSAL OF VOLUNTARISM. Flannagan, Matthew // Colloquium: The Australian & New Zealand Theological Review;May2010, Vol. 42 Issue 1, p38
The author discusses the Divine Command theory. He explores the influential examples of the Divine Command as well as its role in ethics. He examines the concept of voluntarism of philosopher Peter Singer, who argues that the acceptance of the process entails that paradigmatically-evil actions...
- Peter Singer and `lives not worth living'--comments on a flawed argument from analogy. Sundstrom, Per // Journal of Medical Ethics;Feb95, Vol. 21 Issue 1, p35
Comments on Australian bioethicist Peter Singer's argument for the opinion that it is quite proper to deem the lives of certain individuals not worth living and so to kill them. Singer's argument from analogy; Criticism of the argument; Existential and moral radicality of deliberations in terms...