Shaping Behavior—How Kids and Rats Differ
Lecture no. 6 from the course: Scientific Secrets for Raising Kids Who Thrive
Taught by Professor Peter M. Vishton | 27 min | Categories: The Great Courses Plus Online Professional Development Courses
As you turn to the science of molding the behaviors of children, discover why reward and punishment—while intuitive strategies—can produce less than optimal results. Learn what the research says on why hitting doesn’t work as a behavioral deterrent and produces major side-effects down the road.