Behaviorism and Behavior Altering Drugs

Alcohol, for example, can modify behavior by lowering your inhibitions. Behaviorism claims to be able to predict an organism’s behavior by the accumulation of its reinforcement history. Certainly, alcohol, which alters behavior, can impact the calculations a behaviorist might try to make, but how? How does Behaviorism account for this and similar drugs that change the probabilitie of certain behaviors without changing the history of reinforcement?

Thanks in advance for your thoughts.

The drugs and chemicals which go into corporate food products today are a big reason why there is so much mental-illness and cancer rates are still going up.

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Public_health_in_Cuba
Life expectancy at birth m/f: 75.0/79.0 (years)

All of those evil commies sure are taking good care of their people.
Maybe medicine isn’t a corporate money back in that country?

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North Korea is not a communism. It’s a socialist dictatorship.
Dictatorships are different then demoncratic socialisms.
You can tell how much a government actually cares about its people – by the life-expectancy rates of the people.