Definition of behaviourism noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

behaviourism

 noun
(especially US English behaviorism)noun
BrE BrE//bɪˈheɪvjərɪzəm//
 
; NAmE NAmE//bɪˈheɪvjərɪzəm//
 
[uncountable](psychology)
 
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the theory that all human behaviour is learnt by adapting to outside conditions and that learning is not influenced by thoughts and feelings