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psychologists formally define learning as
a relatively permenetly change in behavior or knowledge that is due to past experience
in response to a cold temp your body will shiver reflexively. using pavalos termonology the cold temp would be termed
the early school or approach to psycology called behaviorism emphasized which of the following ideas
the scientific study of observable behaviors rather than mental processes
a physological and or physiological response to what is actually a fake treatment drug is called
a placebo response
the famous bobo doll studies show that
performance of a behavior was affected by the cognitivive expctation of reinforcement of punishment
according to bandura what four cognitive processes are necessary for imitation of behavior that has been only obsverved
attention memory ability to perform the behavior motivaion
the branch of psycology that is focused on unerstanding the internal physical events and processes tha correspong with our experiences and behavior is called
a highly speciaized cells that receive and transmit info from one areo fo the body to another
which is not a key component of the limbic sys...?
hypothalamus, reticular formation, amygadala, hippocampus
early approachor school of psychology is associated with wilhel, wundts student edward titchner
early school of psycology called behaviorism
grew out of russian physiologist Ivan pavlovs pioneering research n which he conditioned dogs to salviate to the sound of a bell
behaviorism was characterised by
the reaction of conciousness as a topic in psycology and focus upson observale behavior
humanistic psychology emphasized
free wil, self- determination, psycological growth and human potential
in contrast to collectiveistic cultures individualstic cuture tend to
value the needs and goals of the individual over the eeds and goals of the group
in collective cultures a persons sense of identity is
strongly inlfuenced by the persons interdependent relationships with others such as the persons family
the biological category of male or female as defined by physical differences in genetic composition and in reproductive anatomy and functions is refered
the term gender is formally defined as
the cultural social and psychological meanings that are associated with masculinity or feminity
what refers to the cutural social nd psychological means that are associated with masculinity or femininity
refers to the directions of a persons emotional and erotic attraction toward members of the opposite sex, same sex, or both sexes.
two personality dimensions on which men and women consistenlty differ are
nurturance and ssertiveness
on tests of verbal fluency reading comprehensions spelling and basic writing skills females..
consistently score much higher than males
according to research by master an johnson what represents the normal order of the four stages in human sexual resp cycle
excitement platue orgasm resolution
the refractory period refers to
length of time following orgasm during which male is incapable of having another orgasm or erection
in both men and women sexual act and motivation is biologically influences by both bodily levels of
any of sveral infectious diseases that are primarily transmittes through sexual intercourse or other intimate sexual contact are called
emilie had to seek treatment cus of persistnet itching due to pubic lice. she has contracted a ..
with aproximitly 1.5 mil new infections occuring per yr in US .......... it the most common st
ppl with herpes often
(all of the above)
have no symptoms, can transmit the virus through sexual contact even if they do not have sores visiable,often unaware they are infected
the disease caused by the change of body fluids conataining HIV which attacks and weakens the immune system is called
frueds theory on odepus complex
the attraction to the opposite sex parent plays out as a drama in childs mind
the term used by psycologists used to discribe an measure the emotional bond between infant and care giver
according to karen males often envy the capacity of women to bear childeren which she termed as
the term used to describe mental activities involves in aquiring retaining and using knowledge
your general knowledge of words facts names definiions and others assorted trivia reflects which type of long term memory
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