A Learning Theory
About the Man
What He is Known For
1.Social Learning Theory- behavior is learned through the observation of others. These models are commonly parents, friends, and others who have relationships with hound, influential children. The famous bobo doll experiment shows this theory best. An adult treats a doll in a certain way in front of a child. The child modeled whatever behavior the adult exhibited.
2. Social Cognitive Theory- explains how people create and maintain social and behavioral patterns. This theory depends on three different variables; environment, people, and behavior. These factors alter how a person deals with social situations.