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Beyond Freedom, What?, program 562


Beyond Freedom, What?, program 562


Center for the Study of Democratic Institutions


B.F. Skinner leads a discussion with political scientist Fred Warner Neal, theologian Michael Novak, and diplomat Arvid Pardo, examining whether operant conditioning could limit the possibilities for self-development in individuals and whether behavioral scientists should, like some atomic scientists, consider themselves responsible for the uses to which their research is put. Skinner Series III. Jan. 18, 1972.


Skinner, B. F. (Burrhus Frederic), 1904-1990
Center for the Study of Democratic Institutions


Center for the Study of Democratic Institutions Collection, 1950-1991 (Mss 18), Department of Special Collections at the University of California, Santa Barbara Library




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Bulk of the collection donated by the Center after it ceased operations at UCSB in 1987. Subsequent donations by Harry S. Ashmore and Otis L. Graham, Jr. , which are found in their respective sections of the Administrators' Files, 1995.

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Skinner, B. F. (Burrhus Frederic), 1904-1990, "Beyond Freedom, What?, program 562," in Digital Collections, Item #5836, (accessed February 7, 2016).