Things I was iffy on, and things I saw on my AP book that I didn't recognize.
One of the first to impose empirical observations to study of medicine. He wanted to find the mind, which he thought was separate from the body.
Mind body dualism
The belief in which the mind is separate from the body. The belief also stated that the body is composed of physical substances but the mind is eternal.
He was considered a rationalist because of his assertion that knowledge is acquired through rational methods by using philosophical analysis to understand the world and people in it.
He is called an empiricist because of his assertion that knowledge is acquired through empirical methods. Obtaining evidence through experience, observation, and experiment. He is credited with the scientific method.
He developed interactionism which proposed that the mind affects the body and the body affects the mind. He believed that this occurred in the pineal gland (located in lower center of brain)
proposed that the mind affects the body and the body affects the mind
Associated with monoism.
the idea that human experiences are physical processes emanating from the brain.
He rejects the notion that physical/mental phenomena are distinct. Mind is dependent on body. Body is dependent on mind.
He believed that senses, understanding, and reasoning worked together. He used empiricism and rationalism in quest for understanding relation between mind and body.
He focuses on perception and conscientiousness and objective introspection.
the process of recording thoughts, feelings and sensory experiences.
He broke consciousness into physical sensations, feelings, and images. Structuralism.
emphasizes the analysis of consciousness into its basic components.
rejected structuralism. All three things flow together. Functionalism.
attempt to learn how individual to learn how individual functions in society.
Perspective that mind and body are interrelated. Both nature/nurture influence traits/disorders.
Perspective that is objective, does not intake thoughts.
Perspective that focuses on the importance of how people think.
step by step processing
all mental processes occur at once.
Perspective that emphasizes potential for individual growth and change. Focuses on self awareness and free will.
who the person is
who the person aspires to be
Perspective on the consciousness and unconsciousness.
Perspective that human activities take peace in cultural contexts. Cross culture phenomena. Universal themes.
Perspective that origins of behavior patterns are due to reproductive success.
species are programmed to produce offspring who can successfully reproduce themselves.