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Furthermore, behavior cannot be independent of an organism's history, and any behavioristic model must take an organism's previous experiences into account.
In conclusion, there was concern about the possible ethical implications of the findings, especially if the evidence suggested that marketer behavior is behavioristic.
Even the term "overt speech" must at first be conceived in a rather unusual behavioristic sense, as a certain rule-governed production of sounds.
An early example of these assumptions is the cognitive philosopher Fodor (1968), who commented critically in the following passages on what he sees as the manifest explanatory liabilities of a behavioristic orientation to psychology based on operationism and logical empiricism:
23) There are even behavioristic definitions such as that offered by Hill:
Superficially, Mind might seem designed to flaunt the so-called cognitive revolution in front of any who find cognitive constructs inherently dualistic and anachronistic, Certainly, during the heyday of classic behavioristic psychology, the discipline did not widely endorse the book's focal constructs--mind, imagery, and memory.
Some of these are standard behavioristic positions, some are summaries of empirical findings, and some are propositions requiring empirical support.
On this view, pragmatism is a doctrine which identifies meaning with operationalizability and truth with rational assertability in the here and now, or even with mere practical utility; it is radically empiricist, naturalistic, anti-Kantian, and ultimately antiintentional and behavioristic.
Professor Delprato's review focuses on comparisons of Mind and Its Evolution: A Dual-Coding Theoretical Approach with Kantor's and Skinner's behavioristic analyses of "mentalistic" phenomena, touching as well on other cognitive theoretical approaches to the key issues.
The theory criticized in the review was an amalgram of some rather outdated behavioristic lore including reinforcement by drive reduction, the extinction criterion for response strength, a pseudo-incompatibility of genetic and reinforcement processes, and other notions that have nothing to do with Skinners account.
Though Gillett does give the matter some intermittent discussion, he does not make it really clear either how his view avoids being behavioristic, or else what is wrong with traditional objections to behaviorism, objections which might at first blush seem to apply to his position.
Similarly, Skinner (1945) criticized the "attempt to climb on the behavioristic band-wagon unobserved" (p.