Did behaviorism reject introspection?


Did behaviorism reject introspection?

Behaviorism and Introspectionism:

The founders of behaviorism were James Watson, Ivan Pavlov, and B.F. Skinner. Wilhelm Wundt founded the school of structuralism and the technique of introspection. Wundt attempted to make psychology more scientific, and the behaviorists took that quest even further.

Answer and Explanation:

Behaviorism did reject introspectionism as being too subjective. Behaviorists strove to make psychology a respected science, only studying observable...

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