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Discrimination Learning, Training Methods

  • By: Nate Kornell
  • In: Encyclopedia of the Mind
  • Edited by: Harold Pashler
  • Subject:Linguistics (general), Cognitive Psychology (general)

The term discrimination learning—learning to respond differentially to different stimuli—encompasses a diverse range of different types of learning, such as perceptual learning, concept learning, and language learning. The practical goal of discrimination ...