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DEVELOPMENTAL PSYCHOLOGY
Nature
Nurture
Thomas Bouchard
Expectancy Bias
a person's inherited traits, determined by genetics
a person's experiences in the environment
Minnesota Twin Study (nature vs nurture)... Studied identical tw…
The researcher allowing his or her expectations to affect the…
Nature
a person's inherited traits, determined by genetics
Nurture
a person's experiences in the environment
DEVELOPMENTAL PSYCHOLOGY
Nature
Nurture
Single Blind
Double Blind
a person's inherited traits, determined by genetics
a person's experiences in the environment
A testing procedure in which the administrators do not tell t…
When the participants and the psychologists do not know the p…
Nature
a person's inherited traits, determined by genetics
Nurture
a person's experiences in the environment
54 terms
Developmental Psychology
Developmental psychology
Zygote
Embryo
Fetus
Branch of psychology that studies physical, cognitive, and so…
the fertilized egg; it enters a 2-week period of rapid cell d…
The developing human from about 2 weeks after fertilization t…
The developing human from 9 weeks after conception to birth
Developmental psychology
Branch of psychology that studies physical, cognitive, and so…
Zygote
the fertilized egg; it enters a 2-week period of rapid cell d…
102 terms
DEVELOPMENTAL PSYCHOLOGY
Nature
Nurture
Thomas Bouchard
Expectancy Bias
a person's inherited traits, determined by genetics
a person's experiences in the environment
Minnesota Twin Study (nature vs nurture)... Studied identical tw…
The researcher allowing his or her expectations to affect the…
Nature
a person's inherited traits, determined by genetics
Nurture
a person's experiences in the environment
38 terms
Developmental Psychology
Developmental Psychology
Zygote
Embryo
Fetus
This examines how people are continually developing physicall…
The fertilized egg; where cell division occurs
The developing human organism from about 2 weeks after fertil…
The developing human organism from 9 weeks after conception t…
Developmental Psychology
This examines how people are continually developing physicall…
Zygote
The fertilized egg; where cell division occurs
22 terms
Developmental Psychology
Developmental Psychology
Nature vs. Nurture
Continuity
Stages
a branch of psychology that studies changes in human behavior…
Classic debate in psychology. Nature entails our genetic make…
Describes gradual growth in Developmental Psychology. This id…
Describes clear-cut stage development in developmental theori…
Developmental Psychology
a branch of psychology that studies changes in human behavior…
Nature vs. Nurture
Classic debate in psychology. Nature entails our genetic make…
67 terms
Developmental Psychology
behavior genetics
environment
chromosome
deoxyribonucleic acid (DNA)
the study of the relative power and limits of genetic and env…
every external influence, from prenatal nutrition to the peop…
threadlike structures made of DNA molecules that contain the…
a complex molecule containing the genetic information that ma…
behavior genetics
the study of the relative power and limits of genetic and env…
environment
every external influence, from prenatal nutrition to the peop…
DEVELOPMENTAL PSYCHOLOGY
Developmental Psychology
Reflexes
Critical Period
Rooting reflex
a branch of psychology that studies physical, cognitive, and…
Involuntary and often self-protective movements
an optimal period shortly after birth when an organism's expo…
a baby's tendency, when touched on the cheek, to turn toward…
Developmental Psychology
a branch of psychology that studies physical, cognitive, and…
Reflexes
Involuntary and often self-protective movements
53 terms
Developmental Psychology
developmental psychology
zygote
embryo
fetus
a branch of psychology that studies physical, cognitive, and…
the fertilized egg; it enters a 2-week period of rapid cell d…
the developing human organism from about 2 weeks after fertil…
the developing human organism from 9 weeks after conception t…
developmental psychology
a branch of psychology that studies physical, cognitive, and…
zygote
the fertilized egg; it enters a 2-week period of rapid cell d…
Developmental Psychology
Developmental Psychology
Zygote
Embryo
Fetus
a branch of psychology that studies physical, cognitive, and…
the fertilized egg; it enters a 2-week period of rapid cell d…
the developing human organism from about 2 weeks after fertil…
the developing human organism from 9 weeks after conception t…
Developmental Psychology
a branch of psychology that studies physical, cognitive, and…
Zygote
the fertilized egg; it enters a 2-week period of rapid cell d…
37 terms
Developmental Psychology
Developmental Psychology
embryo
fetus
cognition
a branch of psychology that studies physical, cognitive, and…
the developing human organism from about 2 weeks after fertil…
the developing human organism from 9 weeks after conception t…
all the mental activities associated with thinking, knowing,…
Developmental Psychology
a branch of psychology that studies physical, cognitive, and…
embryo
the developing human organism from about 2 weeks after fertil…
Developmental Psychology
Developmental Psychology
Nature versus Nurture
Grasping reflex
Rooting reflex
The study of changes that occur as an individual matures.
A longstanding discussion regarding the effects of biology an…
The automatic response for a baby to close his hand as a resp…
A newborn's response to turn toward any touch stimulus on or…
Developmental Psychology
The study of changes that occur as an individual matures.
Nature versus Nurture
A longstanding discussion regarding the effects of biology an…
81 terms
Developmental Psychology
fetal alcohol syndrome (FAS)
age of viability
blastula
What is Socialization?
a disorder of permanent birth defects that occurs in the offs…
the end of the second trimester in pregnancy; the point at wh…
the hollow ball stage of cell division during the first 2 wee…
The process by which children learn the behaviors, attitudes,…
fetal alcohol syndrome (FAS)
a disorder of permanent birth defects that occurs in the offs…
age of viability
the end of the second trimester in pregnancy; the point at wh…
44 terms
Developmental Psychology
Developmental Psychologist
Mary Ainsworth
Harry Harlow
Carol Gilligan
a branch of psychology that studies physical, cognitive, and…
developmental psychology; compared effects of maternal separa…
1905-1981; Field: development; Contributions: realized that t…
Best known for her critique of Kohlberg's theory of moral dev…
Developmental Psychologist
a branch of psychology that studies physical, cognitive, and…
Mary Ainsworth
developmental psychology; compared effects of maternal separa…
28 terms
Developmental Psychology
Cognitive development
Physical development
Social and emotional development
Schemas
Changes in abilities such as thinking and reasoning, memory,…
Changes in size, proportion, appearance, motor skills and coo…
Changes with age in self-knowledge and understanding of other…
An idea or understanding about what something is and how to d…
Cognitive development
Changes in abilities such as thinking and reasoning, memory,…
Physical development
Changes in size, proportion, appearance, motor skills and coo…
51 terms
Developmental psychology
zygote
embryo
fetus
teratogens
the fertilized egg; it enters a 2-week period of rapid cell d…
the developing human organism from about 2 weeks after fertil…
the developing human organism from 9 weeks after conception t…
agents, such as chemicals and viruses, that can reach the emb…
zygote
the fertilized egg; it enters a 2-week period of rapid cell d…
embryo
the developing human organism from about 2 weeks after fertil…
100 terms
Developmental Psychology
zygote
embryo
fetus
teratogens
stage in prenatal development from conception to 2 weeks
stage in prenatal development from 2 to 9 weeks, wherein orga…
stage in prenatal development from 9 weeks to birth
harmful environmental agents that disrupt proper development…
zygote
stage in prenatal development from conception to 2 weeks
embryo
stage in prenatal development from 2 to 9 weeks, wherein orga…
37 terms
Developmental Psychology
Longitudinal
Cross-Sectional
Twin Studies
Gender
research in which the same people are restudied and retested…
a study in which people of different ages are compared with o…
Studying mono and dizygotic twins to reveal the importance of…
the socially constructed roles and characteristics by which a…
Longitudinal
research in which the same people are restudied and retested…
Cross-Sectional
a study in which people of different ages are compared with o…
46 terms
Developmental Psychology
developmental psychology
nature versus nurture
cross-sectional research
longitudinal research
a branch of psychology that studies physical, cognitive, and…
the longstanding controversy over the relative contributions…
a study in which people of different ages are compared with o…
research in which the same people are restudied and retested…
developmental psychology
a branch of psychology that studies physical, cognitive, and…
nature versus nurture
the longstanding controversy over the relative contributions…
78 terms
Developmental Psychology
zygote
embryo
fetus
teratogens
stage in prenatal development from conception to 2 weeks
stage in prenatal development from 2 to 9 weeks, wherein orga…
stage in prenatal development from 9 weeks to birth
harmful environmental agents that disrupt proper development…
zygote
stage in prenatal development from conception to 2 weeks
embryo
stage in prenatal development from 2 to 9 weeks, wherein orga…
52 terms
Developmental Psychology
Nativism
example of nature
empiricism
example of nurture
belief that abilities or characteristics do not depend on exp…
monkey study: temperament of baby monkeys is more likely to r…
belief that abilities are acquired via experience (nurture)
measurable IQ differences by race & ethnicity
Nativism
belief that abilities or characteristics do not depend on exp…
example of nature
monkey study: temperament of baby monkeys is more likely to r…
Developmental Psychology
zygote
embryo
fetus
teratogens
stage in prenatal development from conception to 2 weeks
stage in prenatal development from 2 to 9 weeks, wherein orga…
stage in prenatal development from 9 weeks to birth
harmful environmental agents that disrupt proper development…
zygote
stage in prenatal development from conception to 2 weeks
embryo
stage in prenatal development from 2 to 9 weeks, wherein orga…
152 terms
Developmental Psychology
Physical development
Cognitive development
Personality development
Social development
the brain and body development. Physical health and senses. A…
intellectual abilities, memory, attention, problem solving, c…
introverted or extroverted personality varies among people. E…
interpersonal skills. Ability to interact with other people,…
Physical development
the brain and body development. Physical health and senses. A…
Cognitive development
intellectual abilities, memory, attention, problem solving, c…
28 terms
Developmental Psychology
accommodation
assimilation
associative play
cognitive development
changing our schemas to include new experiences and informati…
a process by which individuals include new experiences and in…
when children at play seem interested in each other, but ther…
changes in abilities such as thinking and reasoning, memory,…
accommodation
changing our schemas to include new experiences and informati…
assimilation
a process by which individuals include new experiences and in…
Developmental Psychology
Developmental Psychology
Zygote
Embryo
Fetus
a branch of psychology that studies physical, cognitive, and…
the fertilized egg; it enters a 2-week period of rapid cell d…
the developing human organism from about 2 weeks after fertil…
the developing human organism from 9 weeks after conception t…
Developmental Psychology
a branch of psychology that studies physical, cognitive, and…
Zygote
the fertilized egg; it enters a 2-week period of rapid cell d…
100 terms
Developmental Psychology
zygote
embryo
fetus
teratogens
stage in prenatal development from conception to 2 weeks
stage in prenatal development from 2 to 9 weeks, wherein orga…
stage in prenatal development from 9 weeks to birth
harmful environmental agents that disrupt proper development…
zygote
stage in prenatal development from conception to 2 weeks
embryo
stage in prenatal development from 2 to 9 weeks, wherein orga…
74 terms
Developmental Psychology Unit
Nature
Nurture
Developmental Psychology
Heredity
A person's inherited traits, determined by genetics.
A person's experiences in the environment.
A branch of psychology that studies physical, cognitive, and…
The passing of traits from parents to offspring.
Nature
A person's inherited traits, determined by genetics.
Nurture
A person's experiences in the environment.
40 terms
Developmental Psychology/General Psych
Developmental Psychology
zygote
embryo
fetus
a branch of psychology that studies physical, cognitive, and…
the fertilized human egg; it enters a 2-week period of rapid…
the developing human organism from about 2 weeks after fertil…
the developing human organism from 9 weeks after conception t…
Developmental Psychology
a branch of psychology that studies physical, cognitive, and…
zygote
the fertilized human egg; it enters a 2-week period of rapid…
136 terms
Developmental Psychology
Domains of Development
Stages of Development
Cross-Sectional Study
Longitudinal
- Physical... - Cognitive... - Psychosocial
- Prenatal (conception to birth)... - Infancy (newborn, infant a…
Comparing different people of different ages or age groups at…
Comparing the same people over time
Domains of Development
- Physical... - Cognitive... - Psychosocial
Stages of Development
- Prenatal (conception to birth)... - Infancy (newborn, infant a…
Developmental psychology
Behavior genetics
environment
chromosomes
DNA
The study of the relative power and limits of genetic and env…
Every nongenetic influence, from prenatal nutrition to the pe…
Threadlike structures made of DNA molecules that contain the…
A complex molecule containing the genetic information that ma…
Behavior genetics
The study of the relative power and limits of genetic and env…
environment
Every nongenetic influence, from prenatal nutrition to the pe…
29 terms
DEVELOPMENTAL PSYCHOLOGY
Nature
Nurture
Developmental Psychology
Epigenetics
a person's inherited traits, determined by genetics
a person's experiences in the environment
a branch of psychology that studies physical, cognitive, and…
Environmental factors that can switch expression of genes on…
Nature
a person's inherited traits, determined by genetics
Nurture
a person's experiences in the environment
Developmental Psychology
Human Development
Culture
Globalization
What are the current trends in human p…
The way people grow and change across the lifespan
The total pattern of a group's customs, beliefs, and technolo…
connection between different parts of the world
The population is expected to rise to 9 million and then leve…
Human Development
The way people grow and change across the lifespan
Culture
The total pattern of a group's customs, beliefs, and technolo…
46 terms
Developmental Psychology
Review: What makes a good theory?
How do children develop? (Piaget)
Piaget Stages of Development
Sensori-Motor
1. Clear and Logical... 2. Research Support... 3. Consistent with o…
New Schema--->New Experience---> Accommodation or Assimilation
Sensori-Motor, Pre-operational, Concrete Operational, Formal…
Age: 0-2... understanding object permanence
Review: What makes a good theory?
1. Clear and Logical... 2. Research Support... 3. Consistent with o…
How do children develop? (Piaget)
New Schema--->New Experience---> Accommodation or Assimilation
53 terms
Developmental Psychology
developmental psychology
zygote
embryo
fetus
a branch of psychology that studies physical, cognitive, and…
the fertilized egg; it enters a 2-week period of rapid cell d…
the developing human organism from about 2 weeks after fertil…
the developing human organism from 9 weeks after conception t…
developmental psychology
a branch of psychology that studies physical, cognitive, and…
zygote
the fertilized egg; it enters a 2-week period of rapid cell d…
102 terms
DEVELOPMENTAL PSYCHOLOGY
Nature
Nurture
Thomas Bouchard
Expectancy Bias
a person's inherited traits, determined by genetics
a person's experiences in the environment
Minnesota Twin Study (nature vs nurture)... Studied identical tw…
The researcher allowing his or her expectations to affect the…
Nature
a person's inherited traits, determined by genetics
Nurture
a person's experiences in the environment
53 terms
Developmental Psychology
Developmental Psychology
Zygote
Embryo
Fetus
a branch of psychology that studies physical, cognitive, and…
the fertilized egg; it enters a 2-week period of rapid cell d…
the developing human organism from about 2 weeks after fertil…
the developing human organism from 9 weeks after conception t…
Developmental Psychology
a branch of psychology that studies physical, cognitive, and…
Zygote
the fertilized egg; it enters a 2-week period of rapid cell d…
Developmental Psychology
Cross-Sectional Study
Longitudinal Study
rooting reflex
maturation
uses participants of different ages to compare how certain va…
examines one group of participants over time
when touched on the cheek, a baby will turn his head to the s…
the physical growth and development of the body and nervous s…
Cross-Sectional Study
uses participants of different ages to compare how certain va…
Longitudinal Study
examines one group of participants over time
Developmental Psychology
Psychometric Approach
Mental Age (MA)
Factor Analysis
g
a theoretical perspective that portrays intelligence as a tra…
a measure of intellectual development that reflects the level…
a statistical procedure for identifying clusters of tests or…
Spearmen's abbreviation for neogenesis, means an individuals…
Psychometric Approach
a theoretical perspective that portrays intelligence as a tra…
Mental Age (MA)
a measure of intellectual development that reflects the level…
28 terms
Developmental Psychology
developmental psychology
zygote
embryo
fetus
a branch of psychology that studies physical, cognitive, and…
the fertilized egg; it enters a 2-week period of rapid cell d…
the developing human organism from about 2 weeks after fertil…
the developing human organism from 9 weeks after conception t…
developmental psychology
a branch of psychology that studies physical, cognitive, and…
zygote
the fertilized egg; it enters a 2-week period of rapid cell d…
80 terms
DEVELOPMENTAL PSYCHOLOGY
Nature vs. Nurture
Stability vs. Change
Continuity vs. Stages
Zygote
debate as to whether genetics (nature) or environmental influ…
debate as to whether individuals' traits remain stable or the…
Does psychological development occur gradually, or are their…
First stage of prenatal development after fertilization. From…
Nature vs. Nurture
debate as to whether genetics (nature) or environmental influ…
Stability vs. Change
debate as to whether individuals' traits remain stable or the…
63 terms
Developmental Psychology
nature
nurture
cross sectional research
longitudinal research
genetic factors
environmental factors
uses participants of different ages to compare how certain va…
examines one group of participants over long period of time;…
nature
genetic factors
nurture
environmental factors
86 terms
Developmental Psychology
developmental psychology
nature vs. nurture
continuity vs. stages
stability vs. change
a branch of psychology that studies physical, cognitive, and…
debate of whether genetics or environment is responsible for…
debate of whether development is gradual or occurs in stages
debate of whether traits change or stay the same throughout l…
developmental psychology
a branch of psychology that studies physical, cognitive, and…
nature vs. nurture
debate of whether genetics or environment is responsible for…
55 terms
Developmental Psychology
Developmental Psychology
Zygote
Embryo
Fetus
studies physical, cognitive, and social change throughout one…
fertilized egg (First 2 weeks)
2 weeks to 8 weeks
9 weeks to birth
Developmental Psychology
studies physical, cognitive, and social change throughout one…
Zygote
fertilized egg (First 2 weeks)
134 terms
Unit 9 Developmental Psychology
developmental psychology
three issues of developmental psychology
conception
embryo
branch of psychology that studies physical, cognitive, and so…
nature vs. nurture, continuity vs. stages, stability vs. change
moment when sperm and egg fuse
developing human organism from 3-8 weeks; most vulnerable to…
developmental psychology
branch of psychology that studies physical, cognitive, and so…
three issues of developmental psychology
nature vs. nurture, continuity vs. stages, stability vs. change
Developmental Psychology
developmental psychologists
zygote
embryo
fetus
psychologists that study physical, cognitive and social chang…
the fertilized egg
the developing human organism from about 2 weeks after fertil…
the developing human organism from 9 weeks after conception t…
developmental psychologists
psychologists that study physical, cognitive and social chang…
zygote
the fertilized egg
60 terms
Developmental Psychology
Harry "Stack" Sullivan
Dr. Rene Spitz
SIDS
Anaclitic Depression
claimed the mother-child dyad (sacred bond)... and said the firs…
1931... DIscovered Anaclitic Depression: search for mother... Theor…
Sudden infant death syndrome
Search for a mother (autism rocking)... Lack of love... Anaklinein…
Harry "Stack" Sullivan
claimed the mother-child dyad (sacred bond)... and said the firs…
Dr. Rene Spitz
1931... DIscovered Anaclitic Depression: search for mother... Theor…
231 terms
Developmental Psychology
Development
'Physical' domain of development
'Cognitive' domain of development
'Psychological' domain of development
Long-term constancies and changes that a person experiences t…
Includes changes in the body itself and how a person uses the…
Concerned with cognition (all psychological processes by whic…
About changes in feelings or emotions as well as changes in r…
Development
Long-term constancies and changes that a person experiences t…
'Physical' domain of development
Includes changes in the body itself and how a person uses the…
56 terms
Developmental Psychology
1.) Behavior genetics
2.) Chromosomes
3.) DNA (deoxyribonucleic acid)
4.) Genes
The study of the relative power and limits of genetic and env…
Threadlike structures made of DNA molecules that contain the…
A complex molecule containing the genetic information that ma…
The biochemical units of heredity that make up the chromosome…
1.) Behavior genetics
The study of the relative power and limits of genetic and env…
2.) Chromosomes
Threadlike structures made of DNA molecules that contain the…
34 terms
Developmental Psychology: Chapter 8
Intelligence
Binet Test
Intelligence quotient
Intelligence bell curve
Ability to solve problems. Capacity to adapt and learn from e…
Core of intelligence consists of complex cognitive processes.…
mental age/ by chronological age x 100
Intelligence
Ability to solve problems. Capacity to adapt and learn from e…
Binet Test
Core of intelligence consists of complex cognitive processes.…
39 terms
DEVELOPMENTAL PSYCHOLOGY
SCIENTIFIC STUDY, CHANGES, BEHAVIOR, T…
CONSTANT, CONCEPTION
BIOLOGICAL, SOCIAL, PSYCHOLOGICAL
BIOLOGICAL
WHAT IS "HUMAN DEVELOPMENT"? IT IS THE S_______ S_____ OF AGE…
CHANGE IS C_______ FROM C________ TO DEATH.
WHAT ARE THE THREE DEVELOPMENTAL CLOCKS? (B,S,P)
WHICH OF THE THREE DEVELOPMENTAL CLOCKS APPLIES TO THIS? PEOP…
SCIENTIFIC STUDY, CHANGES, BEHAVIOR, T…
WHAT IS "HUMAN DEVELOPMENT"? IT IS THE S_______ S_____ OF AGE…
CONSTANT, CONCEPTION
CHANGE IS C_______ FROM C________ TO DEATH.
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