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Azrin, Nathan

Nathan H. AzrinNathan Azrin, Ph.D., ABPP

(1930 - death)



Primary Areas of Study


Experimental Analysis of Behavior




Faculty page at Nova Southeastern University


Selected Papers


Azrin, N. H., Holz, W., Ulrich, R., & Goldiamond, I. (1973). The control of the content of conversation through reinforcement. Journal of Applied Behavior Analysis, 6, 187-192. (available online here)


Jones, R. J., & Azrin, N. H. (1973). An experimental application of a social reinforcement approach to the problem of job-finding. Journal of Applied Behavior Analysis, 6(3), 345-353. (available online here)


Selected Books






Intellectual Ancestry


1951 - B.A. - Boston University


1952 - M.A. - Boston University


1956 - Ph.D. Harvard University


Student of:


B. F. Skinner


Additional Information


1st president of MABA (precursor to ABA)

Received NSU's Lifetime Achievement Award February 1, 2011