• Arv og miljø i stadig endring 

      Holth, Per (Chronicle, 2010)
      I Brage finner du siste tekst-versjon (postprint) av artikkelen. Forlagets versjon finner du på forskning.no
    • Behandling basert på kunnskap 

      Holth, Per (Chronicle, 2009)
      I løpet av de siste ukene har TV2 vist to programmer i serien Dokument2 om behandling som påstås å ha oppsiktsvekkende resultater, men som likevel ikke tilbys i særlig utstrekning i Norge. Det første (vist 21/10-09) omhandlet ...
    • Blocking of Stimulus Control and Conditioned Reinforcement 

      Vandbakk, Monica; Olaff, Heidi Skorge; Holth, Per (Psychological Record;, Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2020-03-31)
      Stimuli with no specific biological relevance for the organism can acquire multiple functions through conditioning procedures. Conditioning procedures involving compound stimuli sometimes result in blocking, related to the ...
    • Cellphone use while driving – a behavioral economic perspective 

      Sæterlien, Eskil Johnsrud (MALKS;2018, Master thesis, 2018)
      From a behavioral economic perspective, texting while driving involves a trade-off between immediate and delayed outcomes. It is showed behaviorally as a preference for smaller immediate rewards over larger delayed rewards. ...
    • Conditioned Reinforcement: the Effectiveness of Stimulus—Stimulus Pairing and Operant Discrimination Procedures 

      Vandbakk, Monica; Olaff, Heidi Skorge; Holth, Per (The Psychological Record;, Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2018-09-12)
      The purpose of the present experiment was to evaluate which method, stimulus – stimulus pairing or operant discrimination training, establishes neutral stimuli as more effective conditioned reinforcers, and to explore ...
    • The Creative Porpoise Revisited 

      Holth, Per (European Journal of Behavior Analysis;13 (1), Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2012)
      The sources of novel behavior and behavioral variability is an important issue in behavior analysis for theoretical as well as for practical reasons. "The Creative Porpoise" study by Pryor, Haag, and O`Reilly from 1969 has ...
    • A critical review of the support for variability as an operant dimension 

      Nergaard, Siv Kristin; Holth, Per (Perspectives on Behavior Science;43 (3), Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2020-07-27)
      There is abundant evidence that behavioral variability is more predominant when reinforcement is contingent on it than when it is not, and the interpretation of direct reinforcement of variability suggested by Page and ...
    • Different discrimination procedures and affecting variablesd 

      Heggen, Marie Therese (MALKS;2018, Master thesis, 2018)
      Discrimination is a wide field of research comprised of both smaller and larger research areas, such as sensory discrimination, concept formation, and discrimination learning. Discrimination can be defined as learning to ...
    • The emergence of bidirectional naming through sequential operant instruction following the establishment of conditioned social reinforcers 

      Olaff, Heidi Skorge; Holth, Per (The Analysis of Verbal Behavior;36, Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2020)
      Bidirectional naming (BiN) is the integration of speaker and listener responses, reinforced by social consequences. Unfortunately, these consequences often do not function as reinforcers for behavior in children with autism. ...
    • Evidensbasert rusbehandling samt atferdsanalytiske begreper og prinsipper: artikkel 1 

      Persson, Linda My (Master thesis, 2011)
      Multisystemisk terapi (MST) er en evidensbasert behandlingsform hvor familie og nærmiljø rundt ungdommen involveres i behandlingen. Læringsbasert rusbehandling (LBR) er også evidensbasert og bygger på operante læringsprinsipper, ...
    • Fellesoppmerksomhet og kilder til ny atferd 

      Holth, Per (Norsk Tidsskrift for Atferdsanalyse;39 (2), Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2012)
      Fellesoppmerksomhet innebærer en synkronisering av oppmerksomhet hos to eller flere individer mot noe i omgivelsene. Forskning på dette feltet startet innenfor kognitiv utviklingspsykologi på 1970-tallet. Denne forskningen ...
    • Levels of Selection: A Place for Cultural Selection. 

      Holth, Per (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2016)
      Skinner discussed the principle of “selection by consequences” as a causal mode at three different levels: (i) phylogeny, (ii) ontogeny, and (iii) culture. After many decades of vigorous resistance, following the ...
    • Læringsbasert rusbehandling 

      Holth, Per (Tidsskrift for Norsk psykologforening, Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2008)
      Learning-based treatment of alcohol and drug abuse Scientific evidence supports the conclusion that reinforcement is crucial in the development and maintenance of substance abuse,as well as its remission. This article reviews ...
    • Mors smil som forsterker for atferd hos spedbarn 

      Asprusten, Kjetil (MALKS;2014, Master thesis, 2014)
      From a behavior analytic viewpoint, the human smile is considered to be a conditioned reinforcer because it`s correlated with unconditioned reinforcers like feeding and fondling. However, it`s possible that some aspects ...
    • Motstand mot ekstinksjon etter kontinuerlig og intermitterende forsterkning, artikkel 1. Motstand mot ekstinksjon etter kombinasjoner av kontinuerlig og intermitterende forsterkning, artikkel 2 

      Tellefsen, Fredrik Hollerud (MALKS;2013, Master thesis, 2013)
      Many behavioral studies have been devoted to research on resistance to extinction. Research has found that behavior reinforced on an intermittent schedule is likely to be more resistant to extinction than behavior reinforced ...
    • Murray Sidman: A Life of Giving 

      Johnson, Cammarie; Iversen, Iver H.; Kenyon, Paula; Holth, Per; de Souza, Deisy das Graças (Journal of Applied Behavior Analysis;, Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2020-05-12)
      Murray Sidman's contributions to the science of behavior span many areas including avoidance behavior, coercion and its effects, stimulus control, errorless learning, programmed learning, stimulus equivalence, and ...
    • Rusbehandling til moralsk forargelse 

      Holth, Per (Chronicle, 2010)
      I Brage finner du siste tekst-versjon (postprint) av artikkelen. Forlagets versjon finner du på Forskning.no
    • Rusproblematikk og behandling i et atferdsanalytisk lys: artikkel 1 

      Logn, Liv Oddrun (Master thesis, 2011)
      Gruppen av rusmiddelavhengige er den gruppen som har høyest sykelighet og dødelighet og de sosiale samfunnsøkonomiske konsekvensene er omfattende. Forebygging og behandling av rusrelaterte problemer er sentrale oppgaver i ...
    • Separation-related behavior in dogs (Canis familiaris) – a review and an experimental analysis 

      Bertilsson, Eva Anneli (MALKS;2016, Master thesis, 2016)
      In modern society many dogs (Canis familiaris) spend time home alone, and behavior problems specifically occurring in conjunction with caregivers’ departure and absence are a matter of great concern for dog owners and ...
    • Smil som forsterker for atferd hos småbarn 

      Lorck, Sissel (Master thesis, 2010)