Monthly Archives: December 2012

The New Behaviorism (2nd Edition)

Preface to the Second Edition This edition is almost completely rewritten. It is 50% longer than the first. I cover two new so-cial issues and also devote more space to…

Bulls And Bears in the market

The Malign Hand Of The Markets

Duke University professor John Staddon argues in The Malign Hand Of The Markets that if you subscribe to Adam Smith’s “Invisible Hand” theory — that private business interest always serves the public…

Cover art for Adaptive Dynamics: The Theoretical Analysis of Behavior

Adaptive Dynamics: The Theoretical Analysis of Behavior

In this book, Adaptive Dynamics: The Theoretical Analysis of Behavior, Professor John Staddon proposes an explanation of behavior that lies between cognitive psychology, which seeks to explain it in terms of…