Affective Behavior

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Affective Behavior

Any activity or other behavior intended to produce a desired effect. For example, a government may cut taxes to encourage people to spend more. Engaging in an affective behavior in no way guarantees the desired effect will actually occur.
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This flow interruption can be associated with frustration, puzzlement or confusion versus satisfaction or the determination to finish the task affective behaviors, as in the Kort and Reilly (2002) model.
The intervention principles were to improve the communication partners' competence in: (a) recognizing affective behaviors, (b) attuning to interactive behaviors, (c) sharing meaning for better understanding, (d) sharing emotions and evaluating the adequacy of their own affective behavior during interaction and communication, and (e) adapting the context to promote affective involvement.
Through a wide variety of activities provided by therapists, physical, cognitive, and affective behaviors are all being exercised.
2009), since the second month postpartum, infants can answer contingently, with smiles, to mothers' affective behaviors (smiles, kisses, affective touches, and maternal speech/vocalizations directed to the infant).
This task, designed to measure the engagement of affective and cognitive brain regions in response to a visual stimulus, was chosen because previous research in animals had linked changes in gut flora to changes in affective behaviors.
It is to them that academic programs entrust the formation of the psychomotor skills and affective behaviors that will characterize the next generation of practitioners.
Children with autism consistently show difficulty displaying appropriate affective behaviors (Koegel & Koegel, 1995; Schreibman, 1988).
Affective behaviors were expressed more strongly through vocal communication, and instrumental behaviors (conveying medical information or managing tasks) were revealed more strongly by visual clues.
Such a work environment entails not only affective behaviors, or specific personality traits of organizational and department leaders, but also more concrete strategies.
The number of noncontingent stimulation game trials needed to elicit 100 social affective behavior, for all three children combined, was 1,126 (Range = 852 to 10,700), whereas the number of response-contingent stimulation game trials needed to produce the same number of affective behaviors at the end of the study was 280 (Range = 273 to 287).
Cognitive, physical, and affective behaviors on fact-based search tasks.
The complex affective domain and the behaviors that result from it originate within a particular culture and are the result of community values, ethnicity, and the influences of parenting; therefore, the pursuit of common affective behaviors is elusive.