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A behavioural analysis of "choking" in self-paced skills
(University of St Andrews, 1998) - Thesis
This thesis is about "choking" in self-paced skills. Choking refers to ''the occurrence of inferior performance despite striving and incentives for superior performance" (Baumeister and Steinhilber, 1986, p. 361). ...
Emergent untaught behaviour : stimulus equivalence and transitive inference in learning disabled and normally able people
(University of St Andrews, 1997) - Thesis
The explanation of the emergence of untaught behaviour has been a topic of considerable interest in behaviour analysis. The experiments in this thesis were designed to examine some of the processes underlying these emergent ...