Monthly Archives: August 2014

What is “___________?” August 21, 2014

A recent question posted on the Students of Applied Behavior Analysis Facebook page focused on the nature of frustration and generated a fairly long thread that went this way and that.  I was tempted to join in, but posting on my blog seemed to provide a better way to make my contribution. What is frustration?…

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A Strange Thought Experiment August 11, 2014

A question was recently posed on Quora (one of my favorite websites) that I found intriguing.  It asked, in essence, what would happen if an individual had no sensory capabilities at all.  I couldn’t immediately imagine such a case, and the behavioral ramifications gave me pause.  Some behavior analysts have probably wondered how they would…

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