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==Welcome to GetTheSkinny==
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The fun facts and info on the Psychologist Burrhus Fredric Skinner's life, views and inventions.
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This Wiki page is solely dedicated to bringing you the fun facts and information about the father of behaviourism, Burrhus Frederic Skinner.
   
The GetTheSkinney wiki is based on Burrhus Frederic (B.F.) Skinner, an American psychologist, behaviorist, author, inventor and social philosopher. he was the Edgar Pierce Professor of Psychology at Harvard University from 1958 up until his retirement in 1974.
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GetTheSkinny has been created to inform and celebrate all things Skinner. We aim to provide a well-rounded view of his history, achievements and inventions while also providing the most interesting and lesser known facts about his life. We follow his journey from American psychologist to behaviorist to author to inventor and even to social philosopher outlining his incredible work.
   
This Blog's main goal is to teach people about B. F. Skinner and what he did in his life along with the many contributions he made to society. Everything from his theories and experiments such as The Skinner Box to his inventions like The Pigeon Guided Missile, Skinner consistently made interesting and insightful pieces of work whether they became widely known or not.
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GetTheSkinny begins with a timeline capturing the highlights of Skinner's career and even personal life to put the rest of the information into context. His most interesting experiments and inventions are explored in another section which include some which use psychology in warfare. His theories are outlined separately including criticisms from other psychologists.
   
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==B. F. Skinner as you never knew him before!==
   
 
On this wiki there are four main sections about Skinner. These are:
 
On this wiki there are four main sections about Skinner. These are:
   
The Timeline of Skinner, where we look at a large variety of important and life changing dates throughout Skinner's life.
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[http://gettheskinney.wikia.com/wiki/History_of_Skinner The History of Skinner], where we look at a large variety of important and life changing dates throughout Skinner's life.
   
Skinner's History, where we look in depth at Skinner and his most influential accomplishments through his life and career.
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[http://gettheskinney.wikia.com/wiki/Theories Skinner's Theories], where we look at some of the contributions Skinner made to the Psychological and Socially Philosophical fields.
   
Skinner's Experiments, the most well known experiments and most influential to his career, we take a deeper look how each experiment came to be and how they each worked.
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[http://gettheskinney.wikia.com/wiki/Experiments Skinner's Experiments], the most well known experiments and most influential to his career, we take a deeper look how each experiment came to be and how they each worked.
   
Finally we have the Get-The-Skinney wiki quiz, a quiz which tests you on how much information of Skinner you actually know and how much you payed attention while reading this wiki.
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'''Take the [http://gettheskinney.wikia.com/wiki/Quiz Quiz]!'''
   
We have one final section which covers the references we used while constructing this wiki, such as websites for pictures, the quiz or information that we presented.
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Finally we have the [http://gettheskinney.wikia.com/wiki/Quiz Get-The-Skinny wiki quiz], a quiz which tests you on how much information of Skinner you actually know and how much you payed attention while reading this wiki.
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Welcome to GetTheSkinnyEdit

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This Wiki page is solely dedicated to bringing you the fun facts and information about the father of behaviourism, Burrhus Frederic Skinner.

GetTheSkinny has been created to inform and celebrate all things Skinner. We aim to provide a well-rounded view of his history, achievements and inventions while also providing the most interesting and lesser known facts about his life. We follow his journey from American psychologist to behaviorist to author to inventor and even to social philosopher outlining his incredible work.

GetTheSkinny begins with a timeline capturing the highlights of Skinner's career and even personal life to put the rest of the information into context. His most interesting experiments and inventions are explored in another section which include some which use psychology in warfare. His theories are outlined separately including criticisms from other psychologists.


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B. F. Skinner as you never knew him before!Edit

On this wiki there are four main sections about Skinner. These are:

The History of Skinner, where we look at a large variety of important and life changing dates throughout Skinner's life.

Skinner's Theories, where we look at some of the contributions Skinner made to the Psychological and Socially Philosophical fields.

Skinner's Experiments, the most well known experiments and most influential to his career, we take a deeper look how each experiment came to be and how they each worked.

Take the Quiz!

Finally we have the Get-The-Skinny wiki quiz, a quiz which tests you on how much information of Skinner you actually know and how much you payed attention while reading this wiki.

References

We have one final section which covers the references we used while constructing this wiki, such as websites for pictures, the quiz or information that we presented.

Latest activityEdit

Photos and videos are a great way to add visuals to your wiki. Find videos about your topic by exploring Wikia's Video Library.

Young
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