The application of behavior modification technology to the alleviation of various social problems is reviewed. Specific items discussed are: energy consumption, pollution control, token economies, architectural control of behavior, welfare, worker performance, social action, crime, and social integration. Where relevant, specific studies are summarized. Future developments and implications for social work practice are reviewed briefly.
Wodarski, John S.
"The Application of Behavior Modification Technology to the Alleviation of Selected Social Problems,"
The Journal of Sociology & Social Welfare: Vol. 4
, Article 7.
Available at: http://scholarworks.wmich.edu/jssw/vol4/iss7/7