Psych M.D.- Modeling


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Term: Modeling
Definition (Myers): The process of observing and imitating a specific behavior1
Definition (alternative): a general process in which persons serve as models for others, exhibiting the behavior to be imitated by the other 2
Contextual explanation: In observational learning, the action of copying another particular action or behavior through observing.
Related terms and concepts:
Understanding Modeling
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Related websites:
Sources:
  1. Myers, D. G. (2004). Psychology. Holland, Michigan: Worth Publishers.
  2. Modelling (psychology) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. (n.d.). Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Retrieved December 10, 2009, from http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Modelling_%28psychology%29
  3. YouTube - Psychology: Social Learning . (n.d.). YouTube - Broadcast Yourself. . Retrieved December 10, 2009, from http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=E3cDDZ6T_OI
Edited by: Megan
Date of last edit: 12/10/09



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