Definition of Stimulus generalization

1. Noun. (psychology) transfer of a response learned to one stimulus to a similar stimulus.

Exact synonyms: Generalisation, Generalization, Stimulus Generalisation
Generic synonyms: Carry-over, Transfer, Transfer Of Training
Specialized synonyms: Irradiation
Category relationships: Psychological Science, Psychology
Derivative terms: Generalise, Generalize



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Stimulus Generalization

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stimulus generalization (current term)
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Literary usage of Stimulus generalization

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1. The Making of the American Citizenry: An Introduction to Political Socialization by Michael P. Riccards (1973)
"... and Robert A. Levine, "The Role of the Family in Authority Systems: A Cross Cultural Application of Stimulus-Generalization Theory," Behavioral Science, ..."

2. Problems of Drug Dependence: Proceedings of the 58th Annual Scientific Meeting by Louie S. Harrie (1999)
"... appears to involve pharmacological effects that differ from those of the training drug, and behavioral mechanisms unrelated to stimulus generalization. ..."

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