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The Resource Beyond the box : B.F. Skinner's technology of behavior from laboratory to life, 1950s-1970s, Alexandra Rutherford

Beyond the box : B.F. Skinner's technology of behavior from laboratory to life, 1950s-1970s, Alexandra Rutherford

Label
Beyond the box : B.F. Skinner's technology of behavior from laboratory to life, 1950s-1970s
Title
Beyond the box
Title remainder
B.F. Skinner's technology of behavior from laboratory to life, 1950s-1970s
Statement of responsibility
Alexandra Rutherford
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Beyond the Box is the first full-length study of the ways in which Skinner's ideas left the laboratory to become part of the post-war public's everyday lives, and chronicles both the enthusiasm and caution with which this process was received
Action
digitized
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
CaOONL
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1971-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Rutherford, Alexandra
Dewey number
150.19/434092
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
BF199
LC item number
.R88 2009eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
NLM call number
  • 2009 I-902
  • BF 199
NLM item number
R975b 2009
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Skinner, B. F.
  • Behaviorism (Psychology)
  • Skinner, B. F
  • Behaviorism
  • History, 20th Century
  • Skinner, B. F.
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY
  • PSYCHOLOGY
  • MEDICAL
  • Behaviorism (Psychology)
Label
Beyond the box : B.F. Skinner's technology of behavior from laboratory to life, 1950s-1970s, Alexandra Rutherford
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 177-196) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: beyond the box -- A visible scientist: B.F. Skinner as public intellectual -- From pigeons to people: constructing the human Skinner box -- Conditioning a cure: behavior modification in the mental institution -- Crime and punishment: contingency management in the prison system -- How to really win friends and influence people: Skinnerian principles in self-help -- Living the dream: Walden Two and the laboratory of life -- Conclusion: from laboratory to life
Control code
643009692
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 210 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781442687455
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt57f9q
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)643009692
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Label
Beyond the box : B.F. Skinner's technology of behavior from laboratory to life, 1950s-1970s, Alexandra Rutherford
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 177-196) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: beyond the box -- A visible scientist: B.F. Skinner as public intellectual -- From pigeons to people: constructing the human Skinner box -- Conditioning a cure: behavior modification in the mental institution -- Crime and punishment: contingency management in the prison system -- How to really win friends and influence people: Skinnerian principles in self-help -- Living the dream: Walden Two and the laboratory of life -- Conclusion: from laboratory to life
Control code
643009692
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 210 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781442687455
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt57f9q
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)643009692
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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