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One of Skinner's most important discoveries is that behavior reinforced intermittently (as opposed to consistently) is the most difficult to extinguish. In other words, intermittent rewards beat predictable rewards. It's the basis of most animal training, but applies to humans as well... which is why slot machines are so appealing, and one needn't be addicted to feel it.
Author: Kathy Sierra, Source: http://headrush.typepad.com/creating_passionate_users/2007/03/...Saved by mlsscaress in reward behavior consistenely intermittent predictable 13 years ago[save this] [permalink]

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