The following is a personality profile of B F Skinner based on his work.
B F Skinner is social.
He is outgoing, he makes friends easily and feel comfortable around other people. He is empathetic as well: he feels what others feel and is compassionate towards them. But, B F Skinner is also altruistic: he feels fulfilled when helping others, and will go out of his way to do so.
More than most people, his choices are driven by a desire for belongingness.
Considers helping others to guide a large part of what he does: he thinks it is important to take care of the people around him. He is also relatively unconcerned with tradition: he cares more about making his own path than following what others have done.
Walden Two (and Skinner's Revisit) are required reading for those interested in speculating on the potential of societal evolution and our abiding desire for a Utopian existence. Will the sacrifices ... Read More