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  1. dream
  2. manifest content
  3. alpha waves
  4. opiates
  5. monism
  1. a the presumption that mind and body are different aspects of the same thing
  2. b a sequence of images, emotions, and thoughts passing through a sleeping person's mind. Dreams are notable for their hallucinatory imagery, discontinuities, and incongruities, and for the dreamer's delusional acceptance of the content and later difficulties remembering it
  3. c the relatively slow brain waves of a relaxed, awake state
  4. d opium and its derivatives, such as morphine and heroin; they depress neural activity, temporarily lessening pain and anxiety
  5. e according to Freud, the remembered story line of a dream (as distinct from its latent content)

5 Multiple Choice Questions

  1. the large, slow brain waves associated with deep sleep
  2. periodic, natural, reversible loss of consciousness- as distinct from unconsciousness resulting from a coma, general anesthesia, or hibernations
  3. rapid eye movement sleep, a recurring sleep stage during which vivid dreams commonly occur. also known as paradoxical sleep because the muscles are relaxed (except for minor twitched) but other body systems are active
  4. recurring problems in falling or staying asleep
  5. a sleep disorder characterized by temporary cessations of breathing during sleep and consequent momentary re-awakenings

5 True/False Questions

  1. near-death experiencea physiological need for a drug, marked by unpleasant withdrawal symptoms when the drug is discontinued


  2. depressantsdrugs (such as caffeine, nicotine, and the more powerful amphetamines and cocaine) that excite neural activity and speed up body functions


  3. withdrawalthe discomfort and distress that follow discontinuing the use of an addictive drug


  4. posthypnotic amnesiaa suggestion, made during a hypnosis session, to be carried out after the subject is no longer hypnotized; used by some clinicians to help control undesired symptoms and behaviors


  5. hidden observerHilgard's term describing a hypnotized subject's awareness of experiences, such as pain, that go unreported during hypnosis


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