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is a statement that attempts to explain why things are the way they are and why they happen the way they do.
is a basic truth or law, such as the assumption that you will get better grades if you study more.
is a medical doctor who specializes int he treatment of psychological problems and who can prescribe medication for clients.
the theory that our understanding of the world occurs through ideas associated with similar sensory experiences and perceptions.
the school of psychology, founded by Wilhelm Wundt, that maintains that conscious experience breaks down into objective sensations and subjective feelings.
the school of psychology, founded by William James, that emphasizes the purposes of behavior and mental processes and what they accomplish for the individual
the school of psychology, founded by Sigmund Freud, that emphasizes the importance of unconscious motives and internal conflicts as determinants of human behavior.
the theory that most of what exists in an individual's mind is unconscious and consists of conflicting impulses, urges, and wishes.
the school of psychology, founded by John Watson, that defines psychology as the scientific study of observable behavior.
the school of psychology that emphasizes the tendency to organize perceptions of individual parts into meaningful wholes.
the perspective that emphasizes the role of thought processes in determining behavior
the psychological perspective that emphasizes the effects of experience on behavior.
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