What advantages does methodological behaviorism have over introspection?

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What advantages does methodological behaviorism have over introspection?

Behaviorism:

Behaviorism arose in the early 1900s and was founded by John Watson. Watson incorporated the research of Ivan Pavlov and B. F. Skinner into the theory in order to fully explain the role of the environment in learning.

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Behaviorism promulgated the idea that psychology should be a respected discipline, based on the scientific method of defining and operationalizing...

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Wilhelm Wundt's Explanation of Introspection

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