Further reading

Books suitable for further reading in the References section are given an asterisk. Additional sources are listed here.

Books on learning and reinforcement

Hulse, S. H., Deese, J., and Egeth H. E. (1974) The Psychology of Learning (4th edn). New York: McGraw-Hill. Easy textbook.

Gray J. (1975) Elements of a Two-Process Theory of Learning. London: Academic Press. More difficult textbook (see also Mackintosh, 1974).

Millenson, J. R. (1967) Principles of Behavioural Analysis. London: Collier-Macmillan. Skinnerian textbook (see also Blackman, 1974, and Reynolds, 1968).

Application of behavioural principles

Kiernan, C. C. (1974) Behaviour modification. In A. M. Clarke and A. D. B. Clarke (eds) Mental Deficiency: the changing outlook (3rd edn). London: Methuen.

Staats, A. W. (1968) Learning, Language and Cognition. London: Holt, Rinehart and Winston.

Watson, L. S. (1973) Child Behaviour Modification: a manual for teachers, nurses and parents. Oxford: Pergamon.

Ulrich, R., Stachnik, T. and Mabry, J. (1966, 1970, 1974) Control of Human Behaviour, vols I, II and III. London: Scott Foresman. Substantial collections of readings, mostly clinical, but more on education in vol. III (see also Gagne, 1965, and Bandura, 1969).