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1659LEARNING AND BEHAVIORLEARNING AND BEHAVIOR1960b & w27 min16mm A tour through the Harvard Experimental Laboratory of Dr. B. F. Skinner and associates. Throught the "shaping" of pigeon behavior, Dr. Skinner demonstrates one of the major premises of his learning theory--that behavior is dependent on its consequences. Provides a theoretical insight into the learning principles felt to be operative in learning by teaching machines.