Behaviorist vs Behaviorism - What's the difference?

behaviorist | behaviorism |


As nouns the difference between behaviorist and behaviorism

is that behaviorist is one who studies behavior of humans or animals while behaviorism is an approach to psychology focusing on behavior, denying any independent significance for mind and assuming that behavior is determined by the environment.

behaviorist

English

Noun

(en noun)
  • One who studies behavior of humans or animals.
  • behaviorism

    Alternative forms

    * behaviourism

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • an approach to psychology focusing on behavior, denying any independent significance for mind and assuming that behavior is determined by the environment