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Chapter 8 - Verbal behavior

2008

  • Mitchell, T. M., Shinkareva, S. V., Carlson, A., Chang, K.-M., Malave, V. L., Mason, R. A., & Just, M. A. (2008). Predicting human brain activity associated with the meanings of nouns. Science, 320, 1191-1195. doi:10.1126/science.1152876. more >

2007

  • Benjamin Jr., L. T., Whitaker, J. L., Ramsey, R. M., & Zeve, D. R. (2007). John B. Watson’s Alleged Sex Research: An Appraisal of the Evidence. American Psychologist, 62(2), 131-139. doi:10.1037/0003-066X.62.2.131. more >

1997

  • Wozniak, R. H. (1997). Behaviourism: The early years. more >
  • Wozniak, R. H. (1997). Max Meyer and The Fundamental Laws of Human Behavior. more >

1995

  • Kuiper, K. (1995). Smooth talkers: The linguistic performance of auctioneers and sportscasters. Mahwah, New Jersey: Lawrence Erlbaum.

1994

  • Weiss, A. P. (1994). A theoretical basis of human behavior. Columbus: R.G. Adams. more >
  • Wozniak, R. H. (1994). Albert Weiss and A theoretical basis of human behavior. In A theoretical basis of human behavior (pp. V-XXII). London: Routledge/Thoemmes. more >

1991

  • Bock, J. K., & Miller, C. A. (1991). Broken agreement. Cognitive Psychology, 23(1), 45-93. doi:10.1016/0010-0285(91)90003-7. more >

1989

  • Rayner, K., & Pollatsek, A. (1989). The psychology of reading. Englewood Cliffs: Prentice-Hall.

1977

  • Kantor, J. R. (1977). Psychological linguistics. Chicago: Principia Press.
  • Osgood, C. E., & Bock, J. K. (1977). Salience and sentencing: Some production principles. In S. Rosenberg (Ed.), Developments in research and theory (pp. 89-140). Hillsdale: Lawrence Erlbaum.

1976

  • Bloomfield, L. (1976). Language. New York: Henry Holt. more >

1975

  • Osgood, C. E. (1975). A dinosaur caper: Psycholinguistics past, present, and future. Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences, 263, 16-26. doi:10.1111/j.1749-6632.1975.tb41566.x. more >

1974

  • Sacks, H., Schlegoff, I., & Jefferson, G. (1974). A simplest systematics for the organization of turn-taking in conversation. Language, 50, 696-735. doi:10.2307/412243. more >

1970

  • Skinner, B. F. (1970). An autobiography. In P. B. Dews (Ed.), Festschrift for B.F. Skinner (pp. 1-22). New York: Appleton-Century-Crofts.

1968

  • Esper, E. A. (1968). Mentalism and objectivism in linguistics: The sources of Leonard Bloomfield's psychology of language. New York: American Elsevier Publishing Cie.

1966

  • Slobin, D. I. (1966). Soviet psycholinguistics. In N. O'Connor (Ed.), Present-day Russian psychology (pp. 109-151). Oxford: Pergamon Press.

1965

  • Fodor, J. A. (1965). Could meaning be an rm? Journal of Verbal Learning and Verbal Behavior, 4(2), 73-81. doi:10.1016/S0022-5371(65)80087-1. more >

1963

  • Harris, Z. (1963). Structural linguistics. Chicago: Chicago University Press. more >

1962

  • Miller, G. A. (1962). Psychology: The science of mental life. New York: Harper & Row.

1958

  • Weinreich, U. (1958). Travels through semantic space. Word, 14, 346-366. doi:10.1080/00437956.1958.11659675. more >

1957

  • Harris, Z. (1957). Co-occurrence and transformation in linguistic structure. Language, 33, 283-340.
  • Osgood, C. E., Suci, G. J., & Tannenbaum, P. H. (1957). The measurement of meaning. Urbana: University of Illinois Press.
  • Skinner, B. F. (1957). Verbal behavior. Acton: Copley Publishing Group.

1955

  • Chomsky, N. (1955). The logical structure of linguistic theory. Cambridge, MA: Mimeo MIT.
  • Greenspoon, J. (1955). The reinforcing effect of two spoken sounds on the frequency of two responses. American Journal of Psychology, 68(3), 409-416. doi:10.2307/1418524. more >

1954

  • Mowrer, O. H. (1954). The psychologist looks at language. American Psychologist, 9, 660-694. doi:10.1037/h0062737. more >

1952

  • Harris, Z. (1952). Discourse analysis. Language, 28, 1-30.
  • Osgood, C. E. (1952). The nature and measurement of meaning. Psychological Bulletin, 49, 197-237. doi:10.1037/h0055737. more >

1946

  • Morris, C. W. (1946). Signs, language and behavior. New York: Prentice-Hall. more >
  • Riess, B. F. (1946). Genetic changes in semantic conditioning. Journal of Experimental Psychology: General, 36, 143-152. doi:10.1037/h0060465. more >

1943

  • Bloomfield, L. (1943). Meaning. Monatshefte für Deutschen Unterricht, 35(3/4), 101-106. more >
  • Cofer, C. N., Janis, M. G., & Rowell, M. N. (1943). Mediated generalization and the interpretation of verbal behavior: III. Experimental study of antonym gradients. Journal of Experimental Psychology, 32(3), 266-269. doi:10.1037/h0060412. more >
  • Foley, J. P., & Cofer, C. N. (1943). Mediated generalization and the interpretation of verbal behavior: II. Experimental study of certain homophone and synonym gradients. Journal of Experimental Psychology, 32(2), 168-175. doi:10.1037/h0059250. more >
  • Foley, J. P., & Macmillan, Z. L. (1943). Mediated generalization and the interpretation of verbal behavior: V. Free association as related to differences in professional training. Journal of Experimental Psychology, 33(4), 299-310. doi:10.1037/h0057893. more >
  • Foley, J. P., & Mathews, M. A. (1943). Mediated generalization and the interpretation of verbal behavior: IV. Experimental study of the development of inter-linguistic synonym gradients. Journal of Experimental Psychology, 33(3), 188-190. doi:10.1037/h0055901. more >

1942

  • Cofer, C. N., & Foley, J. P. (1942). Mediated generalization and the interpretation of verbal behavior: I. Prolegomena. Psychological Review, 49(6), 513-540. doi:10.1037/h0060856. more >

1940

  • Riess, B. F. (1940). Semantic conditioning involving the galvanic skin reflex. Journal of Experimental Psychology: General, 26, 238-240. doi:10.1037/h0063000. more >

1939

  • Kotliarevsky, L. I. (1939). Cardio-vascular conditioned reflexes to direct and to verbal stimuli. Psychological Abstracts, 13, 411-412. more >
  • Razran, G. (1939). A quantitative study of meaning by a conditioned salivary technique (semantic conditioning). Science, 90, 89-90. doi:10.1126/science.90.2326.89-a. more >

1938

  • Morris, C. W. (1938). Foundations of the theory of signs. In O. Neurath (Ed.), International Encyclopedia of Unified Science (pp. 1-59). Chicago: Chicago University Press. more >

1937

  • Skinner, B. F. (1937). The distribution of associated words. Psychological Record, 1, 71-76. more >

1936

  • Bloomfield, L. (1936). Language or ideas? Language, 12(2), 89-95. doi:10.2307/408751. more >
  • Kantor, J. R. (1936). An objective psychology of grammar. Bloomington: Indiana University. more >

1935

  • Smolenskaja, E. P. (1935). O sloveshnykh simvolakh uslovnovo i differentzirovochnovo razhdrazhiteley [Verbal symbols of conditioned and differential stimuli]. Psychological Abstracts, 9(131), No. 1163. more >
  • Traugott, N. N. (1935). Vzaimootonosheniya neposredstvennoy i simvolicheskoy proyektzii v protzesse obrazovaniya uslovnovo tormoza. [The interrelations of immediate and symbolic projections in the process of the formation of conditioned inhibition]. Psychological Abstracts, 9(131), No. 1166. more >

1934

  • Meyer, M. (1934). Fitting into a silent world: The first six years of life. University of Missouri Studies, 9(2). more >

1932

  • Nevsky, I. M., & Levin, S. L. (1932). “Unconditioned and conditioned secretory activity in children during hypnosis.” [In Russian]. Kazansky Meditzinsky Zhurnal, 38, 344-351.
  • Pear, T. H. (1932). Speech as an expression of personality. British Journal of Educational Psychology, 2, 139-152. doi:10.1111/j.2044-8279.1932.tb02741.x. more >

1931

  • Bloomfield, L. (1931). Albert Weiss. Language, 7(3), 219-221. more >

1930

  • Kapustnik, O. P. (1930). Vzaimootnosheniya mezhdu neposredstvennymi uslovnymi razdrazhiteliami i slovesnymi ikh symbolami [The interrelation between direct conditioned stimuli and their verbal symbols]. Trudy Laboratorii Fiziologii Vysshey Nervnoy Deyatel'nosti Rebyonka pri Leningradskom Pedagogicheskom Institute Gertzema, 8(153), 16-22. more >
  • Ogden, C. K. (1930). Basic English: A general introduction with rules and grammar. London: Paul Treber. more >

1929

  • Markey, J. F. (1929). Review of The psychology of language by Walter B. Pillsbury and Clarence L. Meader. American Journal of Sociology, 35, 324-325. more >

1927

  • De Laguna, G. (1927). Speech: Its function and development. New Haven: Yale University Press. more >

1926

  • Bloomfield, L. (1926). A set of postulates for the science of language. Language, 2(3), 153-164. doi:10.2307/408741. more >
  • Stumpf, C. (1926). Die Sprachlaute; experimentell-phonetische Untersuchungen (nebst einem Anhang über Instrumentalklänge). Berlin: Springer. more >

1925

  • Dashiell, J. F. (1925). A physiological-behavioristic description of thinking. Psychological Review, 32(1), 54-73. doi:10.1037/h0074951. more >
  • Thorson, A. (1925). The relation of tongue movements to internal speech. Journal of Experimental Psychology: General, 8, 1-32. doi:10.1037/h0073795. more >
  • Weiss, A. P. (1925). Linguistics and psychology. Language, 1, 52-57. doi:10.2307/409005. more >
  • Weiss, A. P. (1925). One set of postulates for a behavioristic psychology. Psychological Review, 32, 83-87. doi:10.1037/h0070679. more >

1924

  • Hunter, W. S. (1924). The symbolic process. Psychological Review, 31, 478-497. more >

1923

  • Lashley, K. S. (1923). The behavioristic interpretation of consciousness. I. Psychological Review, 30, 238-272. doi:10.1037/h0073839. more >
  • Lashley, K. S. (1923). The behavioristic interpretation of consciousness. II. Psychological Review, 30, 329-353. doi:10.1037/h0067016. more >
  • Meyer, M. (1923). Review of Wilhelm Wundt, Eine Würdigung. Psychological Bulletin, 20, 695-696. doi:10.1037/h0064307. more >
  • Ogden, C. K., & Richards, I. A. (1923). The meaning of meaning: A study of the influence of thought and of the science of symbolism. New York: Harcourt, Brace & World, Inc. more >

1922

  • Kantor, J. R. (1922). An analysis of psychological language data. Psychological Review, 29, 267-309. more >
  • Melrose, J. A. (1922). The crux of the psychological problem. Psychological Review, 29, 113-131. doi:10.1037/h0075156. more >
  • Washburn, M. F. (1922). Introspection as an objective method. Psychological Review, 29, 89-112. doi:10.1037/h0069797. more >

1921

  • Meyer, M. (1921). Psychology of the other-one. Columbia: Missouri Book Co. more >

1920

  • Otis, A. S. (1920). Do we think in words? Psychological Review, 27, 399-419. doi:10.1037/h0072387. more >
  • Pear, T. H. (1920). Is thinking merely the action of language mechanisms? (III). British Journal of Psychology, 11, 71-80. doi:10.1111/j.2044-8295.1920.tb00008.x. more >
  • Watson, J. B. (1920). Is thinking merely the action of language mechanisms? British Journal of Psychology, 11, 87-104. more >
  • Watson, J. B., & Rayner, R. (1920). Conditioned emotional reactions. Journal of Experimental Psychology: General, 3, 1-14. doi:10.1037/h0069608. more >

1918

  • Weiss, A. P. (1918). Conscious behavior. Journal of Philosophy, Psychology, and Scientific Methods, 15, 631-641. doi:10.2307/2940430. more >

1917

  • Weiss, A. P. (1917). Relation between structural and behavior psychology. Psychological Review, 24, 301-317, 353-368. doi:10.1037/h0070819. more >

1914

  • Stumpf, C. (1914). Über neuere Untersuchungen zur Tonlehre. Bericht über den VI. Kongreß für experimentelle Psychologie, 305-348. more >
  • Titchener, E. B. (1914). Psychology as the behaviorist views it. Proceedings of the American Philosophical Society, 53, 1-17. more >
  • Watson, J. B. (1914). Behavior: An introduction to comparative psychology. New York: Henry Holt. more >

1913

  • Watson, J. B. (1913). Psychology as the behaviorist views it. Psychological Review, 20, 158-177. doi:10.1037/h0074428. more >

1911

  • Meyer, M. (1911). The fundamental laws of human behavior: Lectures on the foundations of any mental or social science. Boston: Richard G. Badger. more >

1904

  • Pavlov, I. (1904). Physiology of digestion. In F. Nobel (Ed.), Nobel lectures: Physiology or medicine (pp. 141-155). New York: Elsevier. more >

1900

  • Pearson, K. (1900). The Grammar of Science. London: Adam and Charles Black. more >

1899

  • Tylor, E. B. (1899). Anthropology: An Introduction to the Study of Man and Civilization. New York: Appleton. more >

1891

  • Stumpf, C. (1891). Psychologie und Erkenntnistheorie. In Abhandlungen der Königlich Bayerischen Akademie der Wissenschaften, 19 (pp. 465-516). more >
  • Stumpf, C. (1891). Wundts Antikritik. Zeitschrift für Psychologie und Physiologie der Sinnesorgane, 2, 266-293. more >

1890

  • Stumpf, C. (1890). Tonpsychologie [Vol. 2]. Leipzig: Hirzel. more >

1883

  • Stumpf, C. (1883). Tonpsychologie [Vol. I]. Leipzig: Hirzel. more >

1869

  • Geiger, L. (1869). Der Ursprung der Sprache. Stuttgart: Gotta’schen Buchhandel. more >
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