Burrhus freDeric (b.f.) skinner. By:Jennifer Strawn. What is his theory?. Operant Conditioning: a response is followed by a reinforcer that will result in an increase of the response, so the result will occur again The action will result in a consequence (positive or negative). Skinner box.
This is a Skinner box that he used to research how a mouse would act if it got consequences for different actions.
The mouse will be successful in the maze if it is rewarded with the cheese.