Chapter 11: People
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The Power of Positive Parenting: A Wonderful Way to Raise Children. Rev. ed. Glenn I. Latham. 1994. North Logan, UT: P&T Ink.

What Shamu Taught Me about Life, Love, and Marriage: Lessons for People from Animals and Their Trainers. Amy Sutherland. 2008. New York: Random House.

Don’t Shoot the Dog!: The New Art of Teaching and Training. Rev. ed. Karen Pryor. 1999. New York: Bantam Books.

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TAGteach International LLC www.tagteach.com; www.tagteach.com/autism

Cambridge Center for Behavioral Studies www.behavior.org

ABC School, Sacramento, California www.abcreal.com

Association for Behavior Analysis International www.abainternational.org

The New England Center for Children www.necc.org

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“Karen Pryor shows how clicker training has solved problems that traditional training methods could not solve, or worse, that those methods caused. The clarity of her descriptions enables the reader to start basic clicker training right away. Moreover, the book helps readers gain awareness of their own ways of controlling others. Any time criticism, jerking, or punishing can be replaced with clicker training methods, everyone benefits. The more that people follow the principles in this book, the better off the world will be.”

Julie Vargas
author of Behavior Analysis for Effective Teaching