posted by jesny .
"Is OB Mod a form of manipulation? And if it is, is it unethical for managers to manipulate the behavior of employees?"
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In that this behaviorist approach to behavior is based on positive reinforcement, I would not call it manipulation. If it is, then parents, who reward positive behavior with praise or "goodies" , are also being manipulative. Don't think so!!! I think they are teaching their children that good behavior has its rewards.
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