from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A school of psychology that confines itself to the study of observable and quantifiable aspects of behavior and excludes subjective phenomena, such as emotions or motives.
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- n. an approach to psychology focusing on behavior, denying any independent significance for mind and assuming that behavior is determined by the environment
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. an approach to psychology that emphasizes observable measurable behavior.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. an approach to psychology that emphasizes observable measurable behavior
behavior + -ism (Wiktionary)