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What is stimulus discrimination?
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Updated 11/19/2014 11:18:16 PM
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Stimulus discrimination is a phenomenon identified in behaviourist learning theory: the individual learns to distinguish, for response purposes, between similar stimuli.

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In conditioning, stimulus generalization is the tendency for the conditioned stimulus to evoke similar responses after the response has been conditioned.

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