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532 terms
GRE Psychology
E.L. Thorndike
Kurt Lewin
Ivan Pavlov
John B. Watson
suggested the law of effect - behavior revolving around reinf…
developed the theory of association - grouping things togethe…
uncovered the concept of classical conditioning - involves te…
founded the school of behaviorism - everything could be expla…
E.L. Thorndike
suggested the law of effect - behavior revolving around reinf…
Kurt Lewin
developed the theory of association - grouping things togethe…
526 terms
GRE Roots
a/an
ab
able/ible
ac/acr
not, without... Examples:... agnostic: does NOT believe in god... apa…
off, away from, apart, down... Examples:... abdicate: to break awa…
capable of, worthy of... Examples:... changeable: able to be chang…
sharp, bitter, sour... Examples:... acerbic: sour in taste, harsh…
a/an
not, without... Examples:... agnostic: does NOT believe in god... apa…
ab
off, away from, apart, down... Examples:... abdicate: to break awa…
143 terms
GRE Roots
A
AB
AC/ACR
AG
Without (amoral, atheist, atypical, anonymous, apathy, atroph…
Off, away from, apart, down (abduct, abhor, abolish, abstract…
Sharp, bitter (acid, acute, acerbic, acrid, acrimonious, acid…
To do, to drive, to force, to lead (agile, agitate, litigate,…
A
Without (amoral, atheist, atypical, anonymous, apathy, atroph…
AB
Off, away from, apart, down (abduct, abhor, abolish, abstract…
872 terms
Psychology GRE
law of effect
John B Watson
B. F. Skinner
Reinforcements (positive and negative)
Thorndike... precursor of operant conditioning; people react thr…
founded the school of behaviorism; baby Albert experiment (co…
first experiments to prove law of effect; operant conditionin…
Positive=add good; negative=take away something bad... reinforc…
law of effect
Thorndike... precursor of operant conditioning; people react thr…
John B Watson
founded the school of behaviorism; baby Albert experiment (co…
302 terms
GRE Roots
A/AN
AB
ABLE/IBLE
AC/ACR
not without
off, away from, apart, down
capable of, worth of
sharp, bitter, sour
A/AN
not without
AB
off, away from, apart, down
166 terms
GRE:Root
Anomaly
Atypical
Abdicate
A bduct
an irregularity... A/AN: not, without
not typical... A/AN: not, without
to renounce or relinquish a throne... AB: off, away from, apart…
to take away by force... AB: off, away from, apart, down
Anomaly
an irregularity... A/AN: not, without
Atypical
not typical... A/AN: not, without
532 terms
GRE Psychology
E.L. Thorndike
Kurt Lewin
Ivan Pavlov
John B. Watson
suggested the law of effect - behavior revolving around reinf…
developed the theory of association - grouping things togethe…
uncovered the concept of classical conditioning - involves te…
founded the school of behaviorism - everything could be expla…
E.L. Thorndike
suggested the law of effect - behavior revolving around reinf…
Kurt Lewin
developed the theory of association - grouping things togethe…
870 terms
Psychology GRE
Law of effect [person + definition]
John B. Watson
B. F. Skinner
Two-factor theory of avoidance [person…
- E.L. Thorndike... - Precursor of operant conditioning... - If a r…
- Founded the school of behaviorism... - Baby Albert experiment…
- First experiments to prove law of effect ... - Operant conditi…
- O.H. Mowrer... - Factor 1: fear is conditioned to environmenta…
Law of effect [person + definition]
- E.L. Thorndike... - Precursor of operant conditioning... - If a r…
John B. Watson
- Founded the school of behaviorism... - Baby Albert experiment…
870 terms
Psychology GRE
Law of effect [person + definition]
John B. Watson
B. F. Skinner
Two-factor theory of avoidance [person…
- E.L. Thorndike... - Precursor of operant conditioning... - If a r…
- Founded the school of behaviorism... - Baby Albert experiment…
- First experiments to prove law of effect ... - Operant conditi…
- O.H. Mowrer... - Factor 1: fear is conditioned to environmenta…
Law of effect [person + definition]
- E.L. Thorndike... - Precursor of operant conditioning... - If a r…
John B. Watson
- Founded the school of behaviorism... - Baby Albert experiment…
338 terms
Psychology GRE
Reactance
Social exchange theory
Social equity theory
Dimensions of personal identity
If someone tries to persuade someone too hard about something…
We weigh the costs and benefits of socializing with someone
We weight the costs and benefits another gets from socializin…
The more salient an identity is in a situation, the more like…
Reactance
If someone tries to persuade someone too hard about something…
Social exchange theory
We weigh the costs and benefits of socializing with someone
872 terms
Psychology GRE
law of effect
John B Watson
B. F. Skinner
Reinforcements (positive and negative)
Thorndike... precursor of operant conditioning; people react thr…
founded the school of behaviorism; baby Albert experiment (co…
first experiments to prove law of effect; operant conditionin…
Positive=add good; negative=take away something bad... reinforc…
law of effect
Thorndike... precursor of operant conditioning; people react thr…
John B Watson
founded the school of behaviorism; baby Albert experiment (co…
69 terms
Roots- GRE
anim
ac, acer, acri, acro
ag, act
alt
spirit, breath
sharp, point, high
drive, lead, do
high
anim
spirit, breath
ac, acer, acri, acro
sharp, point, high
790 terms
GRE Psychology
consistency theories
Fritz Heider's balance theory
Leon Festinger's cognitive dissonance…
free-choice dissonance
People prefer consistency between attitudes and behaviours an…
How three elements are related (Person 1, Person 2, and a thi…
Conflict experienced when attitudes are not in sync with beha…
Person makes a choice between several desirable alternatives.
consistency theories
People prefer consistency between attitudes and behaviours an…
Fritz Heider's balance theory
How three elements are related (Person 1, Person 2, and a thi…
365 terms
GRE Roots
a/an
ab
able/ible
ac/acr
not, without
off, away from, apart, down
capable of, worthy of
sharp, bitter, sour
a/an
not, without
ab
off, away from, apart, down
GRE Roots
A
AB/ABS
AC/ACR
ACT/AG
without
off, away from, apart, down
sharp, bitter
to do, to drive, to force, to lead
A
without
AB/ABS
off, away from, apart, down
872 terms
Psychology GRE
law of effect
John B Watson
B. F. Skinner
Reinforcements (positive and negative)
Thorndike... precursor of operant conditioning; people react thr…
founded the school of behaviorism; baby Albert experiment (co…
first experiments to prove law of effect; operant conditionin…
Positive=add good; negative=take away something bad... reinforc…
law of effect
Thorndike... precursor of operant conditioning; people react thr…
John B Watson
founded the school of behaviorism; baby Albert experiment (co…
143 terms
GRE Roots
A
AB
AC/ACR
AG
Without ... amoral, atheist, atypical, anonymous, apathy, atroph…
Off, away from, apart, down ... abduct, abhor, abolish, abstrac…
Sharp, bitter ... acid, acute, acerbic, acrid, acrimonious, aci…
To do, to drive, to force, to lead ... agile, agitate, litigate…
A
Without ... amoral, atheist, atypical, anonymous, apathy, atroph…
AB
Off, away from, apart, down ... abduct, abhor, abolish, abstrac…
838 terms
Psychology GRE
law of effect
John B Watson
B. F. Skinner
two-factor theory of avoidance
Thorndike... precursor of operant conditioning; people react thr…
founded the school of behaviorism; baby Albert experiment (co…
first experiments to prove law of effect; operant conditionin…
O. H. Mowrer... Explains aversive conditioning/phobias better…
law of effect
Thorndike... precursor of operant conditioning; people react thr…
John B Watson
founded the school of behaviorism; baby Albert experiment (co…
20 terms
GRE Psychology
Altruism
Catharsis
Circadian
Cognition
self-sacrifice (putting others before oneself)... بشر دوستی
purging or venting strong emotions.... روانپاکسازی
occurring approximately every 24-hours... شبانه روزی
the mental process of knowing something... ادراک
Altruism
self-sacrifice (putting others before oneself)... بشر دوستی
Catharsis
purging or venting strong emotions.... روانپاکسازی
307 terms
GRE roots
a/an
ab
able/ible
ac/acr
not, without
off, away from, apart, down
capable of, worthy of
sharp, bitter, sour
a/an
not, without
ab
off, away from, apart, down
84 terms
Psychology GRE
What is believed to be the first study…
How are attitudes expressed?
Consistency Theories
According to the balance theory when i…
Norman Triplett: Competition and performance. People perform…
Opinions composed of cognition, feelings and behavioral predi…
People prefer consistency with their actions and behaviors...…
Imbalance occurs when someone agrees with someone they dislik…
What is believed to be the first study…
Norman Triplett: Competition and performance. People perform…
How are attitudes expressed?
Opinions composed of cognition, feelings and behavioral predi…
532 terms
GRE Psychology
E.L. Thorndike
Kurt Lewin
Ivan Pavlov
John B. Watson
suggested the law of effect - behavior revolving around reinf…
developed the theory of association - grouping things togethe…
uncovered the concept of classical conditioning - involves te…
founded the school of behaviorism - everything could be expla…
E.L. Thorndike
suggested the law of effect - behavior revolving around reinf…
Kurt Lewin
developed the theory of association - grouping things togethe…
169 terms
GRE Roots
ag, act
agr
alt
alter
do, act... agent, counteract
field... agriculture, agoraphobia
high... altitude, altar
other... altercation, alternative
ag, act
do, act... agent, counteract
agr
field... agriculture, agoraphobia
91 terms
GRE Psychology - Social Psychology
Norman Triplett
William McDougall ... E. H. Ross
Verplank
5 scientists who helped to establish *…
published the first study of social psychology to investigate…
independently published the first textbooks on social psychol…
suggested that social approval influences behavior. In his st…
Verplank, Pavlov, Thorndike, Hull, and Skinner... theory holds t…
Norman Triplett
published the first study of social psychology to investigate…
William McDougall ... E. H. Ross
independently published the first textbooks on social psychol…
69 terms
Manhattan GRE Words Roots
ac, acer, acri, acro
ag, act
alt
ambul
sharp or point or high
drive, lead or do
high
walk
ac, acer, acri, acro
sharp or point or high
ag, act
drive, lead or do
8 terms
GRE Roots
Ben or bene
Mal or male
Animus
Cise or cide
Good
Bad
Spirit, soul
Cut
Ben or bene
Good
Mal or male
Bad
22 terms
Roots GRE
Ambu
Andro
Anthro
Belli, bellu
Walk,move
Man
Human or mankind
War, fight
Ambu
Walk,move
Andro
Man
143 terms
GRE Roots
A
AB
AC/ACR
AG
Without (amoral, atheist, atypical, anonymous, apathy, atroph…
Off, away from, apart, down (abduct, abhor, abolish, abstract…
Sharp, bitter (acid, acute, acerbic, acrid, acrimonious, acid…
To do, to drive, to force, to lead (agile, agitate, litigate,…
A
Without (amoral, atheist, atypical, anonymous, apathy, atroph…
AB
Off, away from, apart, down (abduct, abhor, abolish, abstract…
8 terms
GRE (Roots)
[IN/IM]... Innocuous
MIS ... Misadvanture
MIS ... Misanthrope
MIS ... Mischance
NOT/WITHOUT ... not to injure or harm
BAD/WRONG/TO HATE... bad situation caused by bad luck
BAD/WRONG/TO HATE... a person who hates and distrusts others
BAD/WRONG/TO HATE... a moment of bad luck
[IN/IM]... Innocuous
NOT/WITHOUT ... not to injure or harm
MIS ... Misadvanture
BAD/WRONG/TO HATE... bad situation caused by bad luck
24 terms
Roots GRE
ambu
andro
anthro
bellu, belli
walk, move ambulatory, (somnambulist-sleep walker)
man, android, androgyny
human or mankind
war/fight (belligerent-ready to fight)
ambu
walk, move ambulatory, (somnambulist-sleep walker)
andro
man, android, androgyny
191 terms
GRE Roots
Amoral
Atheist
Atypical
Anonymous
neither moral nor immoral
one who does not believe in God
not typical
of unknown authorship or origin
Amoral
neither moral nor immoral
Atheist
one who does not believe in God
143 terms
GRE Roots
A
AB
AC/ACR
AG
Without (amoral, atheist, atypical, anonymous, apathy, atroph…
Off, away from, apart, down (abduct, abhor, abolish, abstract…
Sharp, bitter (acid, acute, acerbic, acrid, acrimonious, acid…
To do, to drive, to force, to lead (agile, agitate, litigate,…
A
Without (amoral, atheist, atypical, anonymous, apathy, atroph…
AB
Off, away from, apart, down (abduct, abhor, abolish, abstract…
100 terms
GRE Roots
A
AB/ABS
AC/ACR
ACT/AG
without
off, away from, apart, down
Sharp, bitter
to do, drive, force, lead
A
without
AB/ABS
off, away from, apart, down
96 terms
GRE - Roots
act, ag
alt
alter, ltr
am, ami
do, act, drive
high
other, change
love, friend
act, ag
do, act, drive
alt
high
51 terms
GRE Roots
A/an
Ab
Able/ible
Ac/acr
Not, witbout (agnostic, amoral)
Off, away from, apart (abdicate, abnormal)
Capable of, worthy of (changeable, presentable)
Sharp, sour, bitter (acute, acid)
A/an
Not, witbout (agnostic, amoral)
Ab
Off, away from, apart (abdicate, abnormal)
61 terms
GRE Psychology - Social Psychology
Asch's Conformity Study
The Effect of Pressure on Attitude
Attractiveness Stereotype
Bandura's Social Learning Theory
Experiment that showed that subjects yield to group pressure…
If a person is pressured to do something contrary to his/her…
A tendency to attribute positive qualities to physically attr…
Theory asserting that learning occurs by modeling and reinfor…
Asch's Conformity Study
Experiment that showed that subjects yield to group pressure…
The Effect of Pressure on Attitude
If a person is pressured to do something contrary to his/her…
212 terms
Kaplan GRE Root Words
A, AN
AB
ABLE, IBLE
AC, ACR
Not, Without
From, Away, Apart
Capable Of, Worth Of
Sharp, Sour
A, AN
Not, Without
AB
From, Away, Apart
108 terms
GRE- Roots
a/an
ab
able/ible
ac/acr
not, without
off, away from, apart, down
capable/ worthy of
sharp, bitter, sour
a/an
not, without
ab
off, away from, apart, down
23 terms
GRE root list
A
AB/ABS
AC/ACR
ACT/AG
without... example: amoral, atypical, atrophy
off, away from, apart, down... example: abduct, abstract, abnormal
sharp, bitter... example: acid, acerbic, acrimonious
to do, to drive, to force, to lead... example: agitate, agile,
A
without... example: amoral, atypical, atrophy
AB/ABS
off, away from, apart, down... example: abduct, abstract, abnormal
532 terms
GRE Psychology
E.L. Thorndike
Kurt Lewin
Ivan Pavlov
John B. Watson
suggested the law of effect - behavior revolving around reinf…
developed the theory of association - grouping things togethe…
uncovered the concept of classical conditioning - involves te…
founded the school of behaviorism - everything could be expla…
E.L. Thorndike
suggested the law of effect - behavior revolving around reinf…
Kurt Lewin
developed the theory of association - grouping things togethe…
226 terms
Psychology GRE
law of effect
John B Watson
B. F. Skinner
two-factor theory of avoidance
Thorndike... precursor of operant conditioning; people react thr…
founded the school of behaviorism; baby Albert experiment (co…
first experiments to prove law of effect; operant conditionin…
O. H. Mowrer... Explains aversive conditioning/phobias better…
law of effect
Thorndike... precursor of operant conditioning; people react thr…
John B Watson
founded the school of behaviorism; baby Albert experiment (co…
89 terms
Psychology GRE - Social Psychology
Norman Triplett
William McDougall ... E. H. Ross
Verplank
5 scientists who helped to establish *…
published the first study of social psychology to investigate…
independently published the first textbooks on social psychol…
suggested that social approval influences behavior. In his st…
Verplank, Pavlov, Thorndike, Hull, and Skinner... theory holds t…
Norman Triplett
published the first study of social psychology to investigate…
William McDougall ... E. H. Ross
independently published the first textbooks on social psychol…
365 terms
GRE Roots
a/an
ab
able/ible
ac/acr
not, without... Examples:... agnostic: does NOT believe in god... apa…
off, away from, apart, down... Examples:... abdicate: to break awa…
capable of, worthy of... Examples:... changeable: able to be chang…
sharp, bitter, sour... Examples:... acerbic: sour in taste, harsh…
a/an
not, without... Examples:... agnostic: does NOT believe in god... apa…
ab
off, away from, apart, down... Examples:... abdicate: to break awa…
170 terms
GRE roots
A/An
AB
Abile/ible
AC/ARC
Not, without
off, away from, apart, down
capable of, worthy of
sharp, bitter, sour
A/An
Not, without
AB
off, away from, apart, down
300 terms
GRE Roots
A/AN
AB
ABLE/IBLE
AC/ACR
not... without
off... away from... apart... down
capable of... worthy of
sharp... bitter... sour
A/AN
not... without
AB
off... away from... apart... down
234 terms
GRE roots
acer, acid, acri
acu
ag, agi, ig, act
ali, allo, alter
bitter, sour, sharp
sharp
do, move, go
other
acer, acid, acri
bitter, sour, sharp
acu
sharp
471 terms
GRE Psychology
Thorndike
Lewin
Pavlov
Watson
created law of effect, first psych book
created association (we associated behavior with reward)
digestion in dogs (classical conditioning)
behaviorism (everything is in a stimulus response chain)
Thorndike
created law of effect, first psych book
Lewin
created association (we associated behavior with reward)
74 terms
GRE Psychology - Social Psychology
Asch's Conformity Study
Attitudes
The Effect of Pressure on Attitude
Attractiveness Stereotype
Experiment that showed that subjects yield to group pressure…
Likes and dislikes composed of: feelings, cognitions and beha…
If a person is pressured to do something contrary to his/her…
A tendency to attribute positive qualities to physically attr…
Asch's Conformity Study
Experiment that showed that subjects yield to group pressure…
Attitudes
Likes and dislikes composed of: feelings, cognitions and beha…
13 terms
GRE Roots
arch
belli
bene
chron
to rule
war, warlike
good
time
arch
to rule
belli
war, warlike
135 terms
Psychology GRE
Norman Triplett
William McDougall
E.H. Ross
Role theory
Did first study of social psychology
Wrote early social psychology textbook
Wrote early social psychology textbook
A person's perceived role affects their behavior
Norman Triplett
Did first study of social psychology
William McDougall
Wrote early social psychology textbook
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