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  1. William James
  2. Behaviorism
  3. Empirical Research
  4. Edward Titchener
  5. Independent vs. Dependent variable
  1. a Watson, Skinner, Pavlov; the view that psychology should be an objective science that studies behavior without reference to mental processes
  2. b functionalism; studied how humans use perception to function in our environment. Harvard. looked at stream of consciousness
  3. c research based on experience and observations
  4. d structuralism, aimed to discover structures of the mind through introspection
  5. e independent variable manipulated by experimenter; dependent changes based on independent

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. an integrated perspective that incorporates biological, psychological, and social-cultural levels of analysis
  2. examining one individual in depth to extrapolate to all
    weakness - atypical individuals -> wrong conclusions
    strength - suggest directions for further study
  3. psychoanalysis; id ego superego; austrian physician whose work focused on the unconscious causes of behavior and personality formation
  4. exploring cause and effect - manipulate some factors while keeping others constant
  5. dealt with conscious experiences and the importance of the individual. Carl Rogers and Abraham Maslow

5 True/False questions

  1. The Scientific Attitude (3 parts)Curiosity, skepticism, and humility

          

  2. Standard deviationcomputed measure of how much scores vary about the mean (measure of variability)

          

  3. Correlationexamining one individual in depth to extrapolate to all
    weakness - atypical individuals -> wrong conclusions
    strength - suggest directions for further study

          

  4. Pysche & Logos (Grk origin words)Curiosity, skepticism, and humility

          

  5. Definition of Psychologythe scientific study of behavior and mental processes