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Instructional Improvement [microform] : Behavior Modification / Norris G. Haring and Alice H. Hayden
Bib ID 5209736
Format BookBook, MicroformMicroform, OnlineOnline
Haring, Norris G
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Description [Washington, D.C.] : Distributed by ERIC Clearinghouse, 1968 
395 p. 

Sixteen papers are provided. B. F. Skinner discusses the arrangement of contingencies for learning: Lloyd Homme describes behavioral engineering; and Frank Hewett considers behavior modification in special education. Also treated are experimental education by Norris Haring, program evaluation by Arthur Lumsdaine, and administration of special classes by Harold Kunzelmann. John Cawley presents a system of initial reading instruction; Max Jerman surveys computer assisted instruction; and Thomas Robertson examines the impact of educational technology. Further papers are on teaching children with behavior disorders by Richard Whelan, developing cooperative social behavior by Laurence Peter, providing academic and social classroom management by Harold Kunzelmann, and using operant reinforcement with autistic children by Charles Ferster. In addition, Thomas Lovitt sets forth a basis for systematic replication of a contingency management classroom; Richard Kothera discusses educational environments and administration; and Max Mueller reviews trends in research in the education of the handicapped. (JD)


Sponsoring Agency: Bureau of Elementary and Secondary Education (DHEW/OE), Washington, DC.

May also be available online. Address as at 14/8/18:

Reproduction Microfiche. [Washington D.C.]: ERIC Clearinghouse microfiches : positive. 
Subjects Administration.  |  Autism.  |  Behavior Development.  |  Behavior Problems.  |  Computer Assisted Instruction.  |  Controlled Environment.  |  Evaluation Methods.  |  Operant Conditioning.  |  Program Evaluation.  |  Reading Instruction.  |  Research Needs.  |  Special Classes.  |  Student Evaluation.  |  Behavior Change.  |  Educational Technology.  |  Exceptional Child Education.  |  Experimental Programs.  |  Teaching Methods.
Other authors/contributors Hayden, Alice H., author  |  Child Study and Treatment Center, Fort Steilacoom, Washington
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