March 20th, 1904 - August 18th, 1990
Skinner was American psychologist, behaviorist, author, inventor, social philospher.
Professor at Harvard university
Skinner was known for studying animal behavior. He put mice in a box with a bar. When the mouse hits the bar a sound goes off and is rewarded. The mouse will constantly do it, so it always gets a reward. sometimes when they push on the bar it is not rewarded.