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Walden Two read by B. F. Skinner available for download

For as little as $1.99 you can download Walden Two read by B. F. Skinner. It is available both in MP3 and iTunes audio book formats (combining all chapters into one file was impractical due to size, so you will have to download each chapter as a separate file).

This audio book is a Name-Your-Price […]

By |September 2nd, 2015|News|Comments Off on Walden Two read by B. F. Skinner available for download|

Congratulations to 2015 Winners of the B. F. Skinner Foundation Research Awards!

The B. F. Skinner Foundation sponsors research awards through Florida Association of Behavior Analysis (FABA) and Division 25 of the American Psychological Association. In 2015 award winners are, respectively:

 

 

 

 

Ashley Tudor, B.A., BCaBA. Read more here.

 

Dr. Bethany Raiff, assistant professor in the Department of Psychology
Rowan University, Glassboro, New Jersey. Read more here.

Congratulations!

By |August 18th, 2015|News|Comments Off on Congratulations to 2015 Winners of the B. F. Skinner Foundation Research Awards!|

New edition of Operants

Quarter II, 2015 edition of Operants went out to subscribers on July 8. This edition is dedicated to to education, with contributors from Brazil, Ireland, Israel, New Zealand, South Africa, and the United States.  This issue discusses the scientific underpinnings needed for effective instruction. Several techniques illustrate the application of the science of behavior […]

By |July 8th, 2015|News|Comments Off on New edition of Operants|

All PDFs remain Name-Your-Price products!

Verbal Behavior as a name-your-price PDF book (starting at $0.99) has been a resounding success! Many of you have added a modest donation on top of the minimum price, thank you! As the direct result of your generosity the B. F. Skinner Foundation is able to continue to offer all its PDF books as […]

By |May 27th, 2015|News|Comments Off on All PDFs remain Name-Your-Price products!|

Schedules of Reinforcement available as e-book

With the support of The Behavior Analyst Certification Board, Inc. (BACB), the B. F. Skinner Foundation has completed the conversion of Schedules of Reinforcement by C. B. Ferster and B. F. Skinner into the e-book formats. It is available for purchase through the Foundation’s online bookstore, as well as on Amazon, GooglePlay, iTunes and Kobo.

By |May 20th, 2015|News|Comments Off on Schedules of Reinforcement available as e-book|

Name your price for the PDF version of Verbal Behavior

For a very limited time (until May 21, to be exact) we are making PDF version of Verbal Behavior by B. F. Skinner available through Name-Your-Price convention. That means that the minimal price is set at $0.99, and everything you decide to pay above that is a charitable contribution to the B. F. Skinner […]

By |May 5th, 2015|News|Comments Off on Name your price for the PDF version of Verbal Behavior|

Contingencies over B. F. Skinner’s Discovery of Contingencies by Dr. Julie S. Vargas

The article Contingencies over B. F. Skinner’s Discovery of Contingencies by Dr. Julie S. Vargas is now available on the B. F. Skinner Foundation’s website. Originally this article appeared in EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF BEHAVIOR ANALYSIS in No. 2, Winter 2004.
B. F. Skinner began graduate school thinking he would extend Pavlov and Watson’s stimulus-response
analysis of […]

By |April 30th, 2015|News|Comments Off on Contingencies over B. F. Skinner’s Discovery of Contingencies by Dr. Julie S. Vargas|

Enjoy Old Age published in Norwegian

Enjoy Old Age by B. F. Skinner and M. E. Vaughn just got published in Norway by Forgalet Krippendorf (www.krippendorf.no). Photo on the cover – Borgny Alvilde Johansen, 90 years young.

The book by B. F. Skinner and Margaret Vaughan is based on the lecture Intellectual Self-Management In Old Age, delivered by Skinner at the […]

By |April 15th, 2015|News|Comments Off on Enjoy Old Age published in Norwegian|

New edition of Operants

Quarter I, 2015 edition of Operants went out to subscribers on March 25. This edition is dedicated to the international expansion of Skinner’s science. Among featured articles you will find a report on European Association of Behavioral Analysis (EABA) Conference in Stockholm and interviews with scientists and practitioners from Northern Ireland, Norway, Turkey, and […]

By |March 26th, 2015|News|Comments Off on New edition of Operants|

Foundation’s online bookstore now has Name-Your-Price products

Some of the books in our bookstore (most of the PDF versions of e-books) are now Name-Your-Price products. That means that while we set the minimum amount (from $0 to $0.99 in most cases), the amount you actually pay is up to you. Every dollar you add on top of the minimum price is […]

By |February 19th, 2015|News|Comments Off on Foundation’s online bookstore now has Name-Your-Price products|

Free PDF of Science and Human Behavior in languages other than English

The B. F. Skinner Foundation wants to translate into as many languages as possible and distribute for free a PDF version of Science and Human Behavior by Skinner. What languages shall we start with (English version is already a free download through our bookstore). Please let us know by going to the bookstore and […]

By |February 19th, 2015|News|Comments Off on Free PDF of Science and Human Behavior in languages other than English|

Cumulative Record (Definitive Edition) available in e-book formats

With the support of BACB, the B. F. Skinner Foundation has completed the conversion of Skinner’s Cumulative Record (Definitive Edition) into the e-book formats. It is available for purchase through the Foundation’s online bookstore, as well as on Amazon, Barnes & Noble, iTunes and Kobo.

 

 

By |February 4th, 2015|News|Comments Off on Cumulative Record (Definitive Edition) available in e-book formats|

Q4, 2014 Edition of Operants

The latest edition of our quarterly report, Operants, went out to subscribers on December 18, 2014. In this special issue we celebrate B. F. Skinner’s 110th birthday anniversary by sharing unique archival materials, as well as memories provided by Skinner’s family, friends, colleagues and students. If you want to better understand Skinner the man […]

By |December 16th, 2014|News|Comments Off on Q4, 2014 Edition of Operants|

Vintage Notebooks Are Back in Stock (While They Last)

For those of you who were shopping for the vintage Notebooks by B. F. Skinner on our website in the last couple of months and received an “Out of Stock” message: through a donation we have secured a very limited number of these books: http://www.bfskinner.org/product/vintage-notebooks/.

We expect them to sell out very quickly, so we […]

By |December 9th, 2014|News|Comments Off on Vintage Notebooks Are Back in Stock (While They Last)|

2014 Winners of BABAT Student Awards

The B. F. Skinner Foundation sponsors Student Research Award and Student Poster Award through the Berkshire Association for Behavior Analysis and Therapy (BABAT). Congratulations to 2014 award winners: Kara Wunderlich, University of Florida, and Meagan Barber, Simmons College and New England Center for Children! http://www.bfskinner.org/babat/

By |November 10th, 2014|News|Comments Off on 2014 Winners of BABAT Student Awards|

B. F. Skinner Foundation Launches Annual Fundraising Campaign

This week we are launching our once-a-year fundraising campaign. The Foundation needs money to keep Skinner’s works in print, convert books into electronic formats, publish the Operants report, maintain and expand our Behavioral archives and make resources available to the public through our website www.bfskinner.org. We want to make it interesting this year. Everyone […]

By |October 14th, 2014|News|Comments Off on B. F. Skinner Foundation Launches Annual Fundraising Campaign|

Quarter III, 2014 edition of Operants is here!

New issue of Operants is here!

As the cover story, this Quarter III issue features the interview with Otto Fad, Elephant Manager at Busch Gardens Tampa, who talks about his team and their use of advanced operant techniques and positive reinforcement in elephant training.

As always, there are profiles of behavioral scientists and practitioners from around […]

By |September 29th, 2014|News|Comments Off on Quarter III, 2014 edition of Operants is here!|

2014 Winners of the B. F. Skinner Foundation Student Research Awards

The B. F. Skinner Foundation sponsors student research awards through California Association for Behavior Analysis (CalABA) and Florida Association of Behavior Analysis (FABA). In 2014 award winners are, respectively:

 Candice Hansard from California State University, Northridge; for Video Modeling to Train Undergraduates to Conduct a Paired-Stimulus Preference Assessment; and

 

 

 

Catalina Rey from Florida Institute of Technology, […]

By |August 18th, 2014|News|Comments Off on 2014 Winners of the B. F. Skinner Foundation Student Research Awards|

Sculpture of Skinner unveiled

On August 8, 2014 the second annual Ethics in Professional Practice conference took place at the Endicott College Campus in Beverly, Massachusetts. A one day conference featured leaders in the fields of Psychology, Business, Autism and Applied Behavior Analysis. During the conference the sculpture of B. F. Skinner was unveiled by the sculptor, internationally […]

By |August 14th, 2014|News|Comments Off on Sculpture of Skinner unveiled|

Contingencies of Reinforcement e-book

Contingencies of Reinforcement in e-book format is now available not only in the B. F. Skinner Foundation Bookstore, but also through all major online retailers. Here are the clickable links: Amazon, Barnes and Noble, Google Play, iTunes, and Kobo. As always, if you are planning to buy (or purchased already) a print edition of […]

By |July 14th, 2014|News|Comments Off on Contingencies of Reinforcement e-book|