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behavior

noun actions, air, bearing, beliefs, carriage, character, comportment, conduct, consuetude, course, course of conduct, course of life, decorum, demeanor, habituation, habitude, inveteracy, line of conduct, manner, manner of life, manners, matter of course, mien, mode of action, mores, personal bearing, presence, propriety, ritual, ritualism, routine, way of acting, way of life
Associated concepts: bad behavior, contemptuous behavior, good behavior, indecent behavior
Foreign phrases: Ad vitam aut culpam.For life, or until guilty of misbehavior. De bono gestu. For or during good behavior.
See also: conduct, custom, demeanor, deportment, manner, modus operandi, practice, presence, procedure, protocol, way
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First, one potential alternative explanation was that communicative behavior occurred solely as a function of the prompt (i.
Joint interactions include joint attention, turn taking, reciprocity, and other "your turn-my turn" activity that maintains child engagement with adults or material and reinforces child production of interactive and communicative behavior (Flom & Pick, 2003; Kochanska & Aksan, 1995; Laible & Thompson, 2000).
According to the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-IV-TR; American Psychiatric Association, APA, 2000), autism is a neurodevelopmental disorder that is characterized by impairments in social and communicative behaviors with great variations in ability, depending on developmental level, intelligence, and chronological age.
The third set of studies relates to the question of how the expression of cultural values is related to communicative behavior in actual interaction.
Given that autism, and Asperger's syndrome in particular, are typically associated with difficulties in social relationships and communication, it is not surprising that, in The Curious Incident, Christopher's communicative behavior includes a number of salient features which readers are likely to interpret as a reflection of his condition.
He named his analysis verbal behavior to describe his functional account of language as communicative behavior.
In practical terms, this means that Young sometimes formulates very broad claims about the body, the self, and medicine on the basis of communicative behavior observed during a single interaction.
The Vygotskian perspective, however, stresses the importance of considering the impact of all communicative behavior, both linguistic and nonlinguistic, on cognitive development.
This resulted in four unique sessions during which to observe Rose's communicative behavior.
Durand, 1990; Carr, Levin, McConnachie, Carison, Kemp, & Smith, 1994; Reichle & Wacker, 1993) and that communicative behavior that is not functionally equivalent does not replace challenging behavior (e.
This shortcoming is connected to the issue of cultural knowledge and its pervasive influence on how people interpret situations and guide their communicative behavior as a result.

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