Massive extinction treatment attenuates the renewal effect

@inproceedings{Denniston2011MassiveET,
  title={Massive extinction treatment attenuates the renewal effect},
  author={James C. Denniston and Raymond Chuen-Chung Chang and Ralph R. Miller},
  year={2011}
}
Two experiments with rats as subjects investigated whether massive extinction can attenuate the renewal effect. Experiment 1 investigated whether moderate or massive extinction could prevent the return of conditioned responding following Pavlovian conditioning in Context A, extinction in Context B, and subsequent testing in Context C (i.e., ABC renewal). Experiment 2 examined whether massive extinction could prevent renewal following training in Context A, extinction in Context B, and testing… CONTINUE READING