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What is the definition of a positive punishment?
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Asked 12/20/2014 7:57:58 PM
Updated 12/20/2014 8:20:02 PM
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Edited by yumdrea [12/20/2014 8:20:02 PM], Flagged by yumdrea [12/20/2014 8:20:02 PM]
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Positive Punishment is an attempt to decrease the likelihood of a behavior occurring in the future, an operant response is followed by the presentation of an aversive stimulus.

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