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An analysis of commonplace behaviors volitional acts



An analysis of commonplace behaviors volitional acts



Psychological Record 29(2): 179-186



An interbehavioral field approach was used to analyze several examples of commonplace behavior in humans that ordinarily psychology ignored. These were seen as volitional acts. The presentation offers an approach that may be studied without recourse to traditional metaphysical constructs.

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DOI: 10.1007/bf03394605


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