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  1. dualism
  2. stimulants
  3. near-death experience
  4. depressants
  5. psychological dependence
  1. a the presumption that mind and body are two distinct entities that interact
  2. b an altered state of consciousness reported after a close brush with death (such as through cardiac arrest); often similar to drug-induced hallucinogens
  3. c a psychological need to use a drug, such as to relieve negative emotions
  4. d drugs (such as caffeine, nicotine, and the more powerful amphetamines and cocaine) that excite neural activity and speed up body functions
  5. e drugs (such as alcohol, barbiturates, and opiates) that reduce neural activity and slow body functions

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  1. drugs that depress the activity of the central nervous system, reducing anxiety but impairing memory and judgment
  2. the large, slow brain waves associated with deep sleep
  3. a powerful hallucinogenic drug; also known as acid
  4. 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
  5. according to Freud, the underlying meaning of a dream (as distinct from its manifest content). Freud believed that this functions as a safety valve.

5 True/False questions

  1. manifest contentaccording to Freud, the underlying meaning of a dream (as distinct from its manifest content). Freud believed that this functions as a safety valve.

          

  2. amphetaminesdrugs that stimulate neural activity, causing speeded-up body functions and associated energy and mood changes

          

  3. 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

          

  4. circadian rhythmthe biological clock; regular bodily rhythms (for example, of temperature and wakefulness) that occur on a 24-hour cycle

          

  5. sleeprapid 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