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Operant conditioning techniques for the classroom teacher by J. Mark Ackerman

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Published by Scott, Foresman in Glenview, Ill .
Written in English


  • Learning, Psychology of,
  • Operant conditioning

Book details:

Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. 138.

Statement[by] J. Mark Ackerman.
LC ClassificationsLB1051 .A247
The Physical Object
Paginationix, 143 p.
Number of Pages143
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5709412M
LC Control Number70182937

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