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Social Learning

General scientific definition

"New patterns of behaviour can be acquired through direct experience or by observing the behavior of others." 

(Albert Bandura (1971). "Social Learning Theory". General Learning Corporation. Archived from the original (PDF) on 24 October 2013.

Relevant substantive theories

Social Cognitive Theory (Bandura)


Bandura, A. (1977). Social Learning Theory: Prentice Hall.


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