III. Organization of Behavior in Time ca. 1 Minute Timescale

A. Precursor

  1. Problematic phenomenon
  2. Potential explanations
  3. Experimental test
B. Evaluating Existing Paradigmatic Explanations

  1. Error / artifact / aberrant
  2. Transitory effect
  3. Non-associative
  4. Associative
***** SIGN TRACKING WITH AN INTERFOOD CLOCK

C. Functional Analysis

  1. Parameter variation ***** SERIAL CONDITIONING AS A FUNCTION OF PARAMETRIC VARIATIONS OF AN INTERFOOD CLOCK
  2. Context of reinforcement ***** SERIAL CONDITIONING AS A FUNCTION OF STIMULUS, RESPONSE, AND TEMPORAL DEPENDENCIES
  3. Nature of control ***** BIPOLAR CONTROL IN FIXED INTERFOOD INTERVALS
  4. Molecular analogs
  5. Concurrent interactions
    ***** REAL TIME DYNAMICS IN THE INTERACTION BETWEEN A TRIAL STIMULUS AND ITS TEMPORAL CONTEXT
  6. Contingency versus contiguity
  7. Functional model

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