Behavioral Field Systems Analysis: History and Scientific Relatives
- SKETCH OF J. R. KANTOR'S PSYCHOLOGICAL INTERBEHAVIORAL FIELD THEORY. Delprato, Dennis J.; Smith, Noel W. // Psychological Record;Fall2009, Vol. 59 Issue 4, p671
We provide a sketch of J. R. Kantor's (1959, 1971) psychological interbehavioral field (IBF) theory by identifying 9 essential points and briefly discussing each. The main emphasis of this sketch is on the foundation of Kantor's thinking, the IBF. Suggestions for further study are provided.
- J. R. KANTOR'S INTERBEHAVIORAL PSYCHOLOGY AND HUMANISM. Delprato, Dennis J. // Psychological Record;Winter2003, Vol. 53 Issue 1, p3
Addresses connections between J.R. Kantor's interbehavioral psychology and humanism. Ways in which interbehavioral thinking is humanistic; Similarities of interbehavioral psychology with contemporary humanism; Marks of Renaissance and Enlightenment humanism in Kantor's psychology.
- A SELF-CRITICAL LOOK AT OUR JOURNAL. Ramírez, José Cristóbal Pedro Arriaga // Revista Mexicana de AnÃ¡lisis de la Conducta;ago-nov2011, Vol. 37 Issue 2, p8
An introduction is presented in which the author discusses various reports within the issue that covers the topics of interbehavioral tradition and the Experimental Anlysis of Behavior.
- New Folks in the Neighborhood: A Sport Pedagogy Perspective. Siedentop, Daryl // Journal of Teaching in Physical Education;Oct1992, Vol. 12 Issue 1, p90
This article discusses sport pedagogy perspectives of researchers and scholars teaching in physical education. According to the author, the group of researchers and scholars teaching physical education has become a place of diversity and intellectual curiosity. Interbehavioralism, which is the...
- John Snow's Behaviorsphere. Jardim, João // Psychological Record;Mar2015, Vol. 65 Issue 1, p209
The near-legendary narratives of the scientific achievements of John Snow, a pioneer English epidemiologist who famously identified the source of the London's Broad Street pump cholera epidemic in 1854, has a behavioral facet which has not been duly explored by historians of public health. In...
- On the Practical Value System Building for Behavior Science. Hayes, Linda J.; Thomas, Jennifer L. // Behavior Analyst Today;Sep2004, Vol. 5 Issue 3, p284
The argument is made that because the work and products of science are necessarily impacted by the assumptions upon which scientists operate, it is incumbent upon scientists to systemize these foundations of their enterprises. The values of system building, identified as protection against...
- On the Distinction Between the Motivating Operation and Setting Event Concepts. Nosik, Melissa; Carr, James // Behavior Analyst;Oct2015, Vol. 38 Issue 2, p219
In recent decades, behavior analysts have generally used two different concepts to speak about motivational influences on operant contingencies: setting event and motivating operation. Although both concepts still appear in the contemporary behavior-analytic literature and were designed to...
- A Historical Perspective on the Future of Behavior Science. Hayes, Linda; Fryling, Mitch // Behavior Analyst;Oct2015, Vol. 38 Issue 2, p149
Like all natural sciences, behavior science has much to offer toward an understanding of the world. The extent to which the promise of behavior science is realized, though, depends upon the extent to which we keep what we know before us. This paper considers fundamental concepts in behavior...
- Preface: A Personal Introduction. Hawkins, Andrew // Journal of Teaching in Physical Education;Oct1992, Vol. 12 Issue 1, p1
This article reflects on the author's experience in learning about interbehavioral analysis. He was introduced to the subject through a seminar conducted by Roger Ray at an Association of Behavior Analysis conference. Ray's main message was that behavior couldn't be understood as a linear...