The theory that ___ are fixed action patterns that are not learned and occur in most members of a species Ex. (in animals)bird migratinos, mating rituals, dominance displays. (In humans) Modesty, cleanliness, rivalry, and parental love.
Drive Reduction Theory
The ____ ___ theory in which whenevery your body is thirsty, you drink water, whenever youre hungry you eat, stuff like that.
States that for optimal performance, arousal level should not be too low (lacking motivation, boredom), nor too high (anxiety, "freezing up").
Maslow's Hierarchy of Needs
Combines and prioritizes biological, psychological, and social needs--Physiological needs, safety needs, belonging needs, esteem needs, self-actualization.
James- Lange Theory of Emotion
Argues that emotions follow a three-part sqeuence: You perceive a stimulus, the stimulus triggers physiological arousal, and you interpret the bodily changes as a specific emotion