proper behavior
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  • proper — properly, adv. properness, n. /prop euhr/, adj. 1. adapted or appropriate to the purpose or circumstances; fit; suitable: the proper time to plant strawberries. 2. conforming to established standards of behavior or manners; correct or decorous: a …   Universalium

  • proper — prop•er [[t]ˈprɒp ər[/t]] adj. 1) adapted or appropriate to the purpose or circumstances; suitable 2) conforming to established standards of behavior or manners; correct or decorous 3) fitting; right 4) belonging or pertaining exclusively to a… …   From formal English to slang

  • proper thing — Synonyms and related words: bon ton, candor, conformity, consuetude, convention, cricket, custom, established way, etiquette, fair play, fair shake, fair mindedness, fairness, fashion, folkway, good sportsmanship, haute couture, high fashion,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • correct behavior — proper conduct, appropriate deportment …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Verbal Behavior (book) — Verbal Behavior is a 1957 book by psychologist B. F. Skinner, in which he analyzes human behavior, encompassing what is traditionally called language, linguistics, or speech. [Citation first=Mecca |last=Chiesa title=Radical Behaviorism: The… …   Wikipedia

  • Dialectical behavior therapy — (DBT) is a system of therapy originally developed by Marsha M. Linehan, a psychology researcher at the University of Washington, to treat people with borderline personality disorder (BPD) .[1][2] DBT combines standard cognitive behavioral… …   Wikipedia

  • good behavior — noun : proper or correct conduct or deportment his sentence was reduced for good behavior New York Times shall hold their offices during good behavior U.S. Constitution • on one s good behavior * * * 1. satisfactory, proper, or polite conduct. 2 …   Useful english dictionary

  • Applied behavior analysis — (ABA) is the science of applying experimentally derived principles of behavior to improve socially significant behavior. ABA takes what we know about behavior and uses it to bring about positive change (Applied). Behaviors are defined in… …   Wikipedia

  • Professional practice of behavior analysis — The professional practice of behavior analysis is the fourth domain of behavior analysis. The other three are behaviorism, experimental analysis of behavior, and applied behavior analysis. [Cooper, et al. p. 20] The professional practice of… …   Wikipedia

  • good behavior — index courtesy, merit, propriety (correctness), protocol (etiquette), right (righteousness) …   Law dictionary

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