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The power of rewards and why we seek them out


Grieve, R and Lowe-Calverley, E, The power of rewards and why we seek them out, The Conversation, The Conversation Media Group Ltd, Australia, 26 July (2016) [Newspaper Article]

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Any dog owner will tell you that we can use a food reward as a motivation to change a dog’s behaviour. But humans are just as susceptible to rewards too.

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Item Type:Newspaper Article
Keywords:rewards, motivation, neurological response, scheduled reinforcement
Research Division:Psychology
Research Group:Social and personality psychology
Research Field:Social psychology
Objective Division:Expanding Knowledge
Objective Group:Expanding knowledge
Objective Field:Expanding knowledge in psychology
UTAS Author:Grieve, R (Dr Rachel Grieve)
UTAS Author:Lowe-Calverley, E (Dr Emily Lowe-Calverley)
ID Code:133701
Year Published:2016
Deposited By:Psychology
Deposited On:2019-07-08
Last Modified:2019-07-08

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