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Introduction to Cognitive Psychology
Introspection
Behaviorism
Cognitive psychology
Any systematic difference between grou…
Focuses on mind, ignores stimulus and response
Focuses on the stimulus and response, ignores the mind
Focuses on the stimulus, mind, AND response
Confound
Introspection
Focuses on mind, ignores stimulus and response
Behaviorism
Focuses on the stimulus and response, ignores the mind
33 terms
Introduction to Cognitive Psychology
Mind
Cognition
Franciscus Donders
Reaction time
The mind creates and controls mental functions such as percep…
The mental processes such as perception attention, memory, an…
(1868)One of the first cognitive psychology experimenters.... Ex…
How long it takes to respond to presentation of a stimulus
Mind
The mind creates and controls mental functions such as percep…
Cognition
The mental processes such as perception attention, memory, an…
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Introduction to Cognitive Psychology
cognition
mind
donders
wundt
mental processes controlled and created by the mind
creates and controls mental processes and creates representat…
reaction time, first psychology experiment, must infer
structural functionalism, analytic introspection, first psych…
cognition
mental processes controlled and created by the mind
mind
creates and controls mental processes and creates representat…
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Introduction to Cognitive Psychology
Roots of Cogn. Psyc
Wilhelm Wundt
Problems with Introspection
Functionalism Psychologists
Aristotle and Plato... 1. world can be understood and predicted…
1879: first psychology lab... - structure of mental processes... -…
1. not falsifiable... 2. idiosyncratic... 3. training effect
William James
Roots of Cogn. Psyc
Aristotle and Plato... 1. world can be understood and predicted…
Wilhelm Wundt
1879: first psychology lab... - structure of mental processes... -…
50 terms
introduction to cognitive psychology
theme 1
theme 2
theme 3
theme 4
cognitive processes are active rather than passive
cognitive processes are remarkably efficient and accurate
cognitive processes handle positive information better than n…
cognitive processes are interrelated with one another. They d…
theme 1
cognitive processes are active rather than passive
theme 2
cognitive processes are remarkably efficient and accurate
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Introduction to Cognitive Psychology
Edward Titchener
Structuralism
Sigmund Freud
Psychotherapy
Psychology is the science of consciousness. The basic element…
The basic unit of experiences and the combination in which th…
We are influenced by child hood experiences, hidden motives a…
Psychological techniques to treat personality and behavioral…
Edward Titchener
Psychology is the science of consciousness. The basic element…
Structuralism
The basic unit of experiences and the combination in which th…
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Introduction to Cognitive Psychology
Cognition
Reaction Time
Structuralism
Analytic Introspection
The mental processes such as perception attention, memory, an…
How long it takes to respond to presentation of a stimulus.
Our overall experience is determined by combining basic eleme…
A technique in which trained participants described their exp…
Cognition
The mental processes such as perception attention, memory, an…
Reaction Time
How long it takes to respond to presentation of a stimulus.
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Introduction to cognitive psychology
A brief History
empiricists
nativists
behaviourism
-our conception of the mind has changed radically over the ye…
"all knowledge comes from experience"
"We are born with a great deal of innate knowledge"
-introspection found to be limited methodologically and provi…
A brief History
-our conception of the mind has changed radically over the ye…
empiricists
"all knowledge comes from experience"
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Introduction to Cognitive Psychology
Structuralism
Functionalism
Behaviourism
Classical Conditioning
Overall experience is determined by joining basic elements of…
Thoughts serve a purpose/function.... William James.
Focuses on observable behaviour.... John Watson.
Pair a neutral stim with another that causes a change in resp…
Structuralism
Overall experience is determined by joining basic elements of…
Functionalism
Thoughts serve a purpose/function.... William James.
Introduction to Cognitive Psychology
Goldstein Definition of Psychology
Psychology seeks to...
Merriam-Webster definition of Psychology
What is the mind?
Psychology is the scientific study of behavior and mental pro…
describe, explain, and predict behavior, as well as conscious…
The study of mind and behavior.
The seat of consciousness; it creates and controls our mental…
Goldstein Definition of Psychology
Psychology is the scientific study of behavior and mental pro…
Psychology seeks to...
describe, explain, and predict behavior, as well as conscious…
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Introduction To Cognitive And Developmental Psychology
scaffolding
schema
piaget stages
Sensorimotor
Vygotsky's idea that learners should be given only just enoug…
a concept or framework that organizes and interprets informat…
Sensorimotor... Preoperational... Concrete Operational... Formal Opera…
the first stage (0-2 years) during which infants know the wor…
scaffolding
Vygotsky's idea that learners should be given only just enoug…
schema
a concept or framework that organizes and interprets informat…
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Cognitive Psychology Introduction Lecture
What is cognitive psychology?
The rise of behaviorism attempted to r…
When was the rise of behaviorism?
The rise of behaviorism wanted to make…
The study of how people learn, structure, store, and use know…
Observable behavior
Early 1900s
Psychology was as scientific as other sciences
What is cognitive psychology?
The study of how people learn, structure, store, and use know…
The rise of behaviorism attempted to r…
Observable behavior
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Ch 1: Introduction to Cognitive Psychology
Textisms
Introspection
Behaviorism
Bottom-up processing
The new abbreviations (often involving a mixture of symbols a…
A careful examination and description of one's own inner ment…
An approach to psychology that emphasizes a rigorous experime…
Processing that is directly by environmental stimuli rather t…
Textisms
The new abbreviations (often involving a mixture of symbols a…
Introspection
A careful examination and description of one's own inner ment…
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Introduction to Cognitive Psychology 2415 Chapter 2
What is perception?
What is object recognition (pattern re…
What is a distal stimulus?
What is proximal stimulus?
Use of previous knowledge to gather and interpret the stimuli…
Identification of a complex arrangement of sensory stimuli
Actual object
Information registered on our sensory receptors
What is perception?
Use of previous knowledge to gather and interpret the stimuli…
What is object recognition (pattern re…
Identification of a complex arrangement of sensory stimuli
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Chapter 1: Introduction to Cognitive Psychology
Cognitive Psychology
What does the mind create and control?
The mind is a system that creates____
Reaction time
The branch of psychology concerned with the scientific study…
1. Thinking... 2. Reasoning... 3. Attention... 4. Memory... 5. Perception…
representations of the world so that we can act within it to…
How long it takes to respond to presentation of a stimulus
Cognitive Psychology
The branch of psychology concerned with the scientific study…
What does the mind create and control?
1. Thinking... 2. Reasoning... 3. Attention... 4. Memory... 5. Perception…
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Cognitive Psychology: An Introduction
Cognitive Science
memory
Cognition
ecological validity
the scientific study of thought, language, and the brain- in…
the mental processes of acquiring and retaining information f…
collection of mental processes and activities used in perceiv…
generalizability to the real world situations in which people…
Cognitive Science
the scientific study of thought, language, and the brain- in…
memory
the mental processes of acquiring and retaining information f…
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Introduction to cognitive psychology
Information Processing Approach
IPA: Stages
IPA: criticisms
Experimental Cognitive Psychology
- Processing is strictly serial always one step after the other
1. STIMULUS... 2. ATTENTION ... 3. PERCEPTION ... 4. THOUGHT PROCESSES…
- Does not allow for parallel processing ... - Ignores top-down…
- Studying behaviour in controlled lab settings (rather than…
Information Processing Approach
- Processing is strictly serial always one step after the other
IPA: Stages
1. STIMULUS... 2. ATTENTION ... 3. PERCEPTION ... 4. THOUGHT PROCESSES…
Cognitive Psychology: Chapter 1: Introduction to Cognitive Psychology
Analytic Introspection
Artificial Intelligence
Behaviorism
Choice Reaction Time
A technique in which trained subjects described their experie…
Making a machine behave in ways that would be called intellig…
An approach to psychology where the theoretical goal is the p…
How long it takes to make a choice after the presentation of…
Analytic Introspection
A technique in which trained subjects described their experie…
Artificial Intelligence
Making a machine behave in ways that would be called intellig…
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Introduction -- Cognitive Psychology
Compare and contrast the difference be…
Why is studying cognitive psychology i…
Who do many historians maintain as bei…
Who conducted early research on memory?
Cognition is how your acquire, store, transform, and use know…
(a) cognitive activities are a major part of human psychology…
Wilhelm Wundt. The introspection technique.
Hermann Ebbinghaus and Mary Whiton Calkins.
Compare and contrast the difference be…
Cognition is how your acquire, store, transform, and use know…
Why is studying cognitive psychology i…
(a) cognitive activities are a major part of human psychology…
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An introduction to cognitive psychology
Cognition
cognitive psychology
topics of cognitive psychology
Five Themes
processes by which the sensory input is transformed, reduced,…
The scientific study of cognition & an area within psychology…
memory, thinking, learning, language, knowledge, decision mak…
cognitive processes:... are active not passive... efficient and ac…
Cognition
processes by which the sensory input is transformed, reduced,…
cognitive psychology
The scientific study of cognition & an area within psychology…
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Introduction to cognitive psychology- recognition
recognizing objects
distributed theory of recognition
sparse theory of recognition
response selectivity (Quitora et al.)
riconosciamo gli oggetti basandoci sui nostri prior schema/kn…
secondo questa teoria ci sono molte rappresentazioni dello st…
secondo questa teoria ci sono specifici neuroni (few) che ric…
experiment dove hanno mostrato le foto di Jennifer Aniston e…
recognizing objects
riconosciamo gli oggetti basandoci sui nostri prior schema/kn…
distributed theory of recognition
secondo questa teoria ci sono molte rappresentazioni dello st…
Introduction to Cognitive Psychology
cognition
reaction time
simple reaction time
choice reaction time
the metal processes such as perception, attention, memory and…
how long it takes to respond to presentation of a stimulus
reacting to the presence or absence of a single stimulus
reacting to one of two or more stimuli.
cognition
the metal processes such as perception, attention, memory and…
reaction time
how long it takes to respond to presentation of a stimulus
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Cognitive Psychology Introduction
What is psychology?
What is cognitive psychology?
How to study it?
What is Nativism?
A scientific study of the human mind and its functions, espec…
Cognitive Psychology is about how we can learn, gaining knowl…
Extremely difficult to study, complex, much of your processin…
Nativism is the native ability or inborn abilities which dete…
What is psychology?
A scientific study of the human mind and its functions, espec…
What is cognitive psychology?
Cognitive Psychology is about how we can learn, gaining knowl…
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UTD - Cognitive Psychology - (1) Introduction to Cognitive Psychology
Ben
Cognitive Psychology
Behavior, Mind, Brain, Neurons, Bioche…
Behavior
The Plaza station experiment was performed by?
Define: The study of the mind focusing on mental representati…
In what order do these belong?... Brain, Neurons, Mind, Behavio…
Primary level for observation, response time.
Ben
The Plaza station experiment was performed by?
Cognitive Psychology
Define: The study of the mind focusing on mental representati…
20 terms
Cognitive Psychology Ch 1 Introduction to Cognitive Psychology
analytic introspection
artificial intelligence
behaviorism
choice reaction time
a procedure used by early psychologists in which trained part…
the ability of a computer to perform tasks usually associated…
the approach to psychology, founded by John B Watson, which s…
time to respond to one of two or more stimuli. for example, i…
analytic introspection
a procedure used by early psychologists in which trained part…
artificial intelligence
the ability of a computer to perform tasks usually associated…
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introduction to cognitive psychology-Gestalt
Inverse projection problem
Figure and Ground
Pregnaz
Closer
quando abbiamo una figura con delle pietre disposte random in…
percepiamo gli oggetti che sono separati dal background basan…
se guardiamo dei cerchi uniti, non vedremo i features dei cer…
percepiamo gli oggetti come racchiusi anche se non lo sono qu…
Inverse projection problem
quando abbiamo una figura con delle pietre disposte random in…
Figure and Ground
percepiamo gli oggetti che sono separati dal background basan…
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Introduction to Psychology & Social Cognition
Tricomponent model of attitudes
3 types of investigation designs
Characteristics of an experiment
Advantages of the experimental design
Affective - emotions... Behavioural - actions... Cognitions - thoug…
- Experiments... - Quantitative Observation... - Qualitative ... # Fo…
- Controlled... - IV is manipulated to create condition, DV meas…
- More control over extraneous variables ... - Determine cause a…
Tricomponent model of attitudes
Affective - emotions... Behavioural - actions... Cognitions - thoug…
3 types of investigation designs
- Experiments... - Quantitative Observation... - Qualitative ... # Fo…
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cognitive psychology introduction
Definition of the mind
Donders
Ebbinghaus
Wundt
creates and controls mental functions such as perception, att…
- did one of the first cognitive psychology experiment.... -meas…
-memory and forgetting... -presented nonsense syllables... -measure…
-founded first laboratory of scientific psychology at the Uni…
Definition of the mind
creates and controls mental functions such as perception, att…
Donders
- did one of the first cognitive psychology experiment.... -meas…
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Introduction To Cognitive Psychology Final
Cognition
Stimulus
Transduction
Transmission
All the mental activities associated with thinking, knowing,…
any object or event that elicits a response
refers to changing physical energy into electrical signals (n…
how the nervous system transmits information across a "synapt…
Cognition
All the mental activities associated with thinking, knowing,…
Stimulus
any object or event that elicits a response
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Introduction to Cognitive Psychology
What is the study of cognitive psychol…
What is the birth date of cognitive ps…
Define psychophysics
Who did the first lab experimental in…
Study of internal mental processes such as attention, memory…
1956
It is the relationship between physical stimuli and mental ex…
Wundt in 1879
What is the study of cognitive psychol…
Study of internal mental processes such as attention, memory…
What is the birth date of cognitive ps…
1956
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History and introduction to cognitive psychology
Cognitive psychology
Model
Theory
Perspectives
The study of how people perceive, learn, remember, and think…
An organisational framework used to describe processes- allow…
Attempt to explain some aspect of the process- often used to…
Guide research questions
Cognitive psychology
The study of how people perceive, learn, remember, and think…
Model
An organisational framework used to describe processes- allow…
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Chapter 1: Introduction to Cognitive Psychology
Cognitive Psychology
Ebbinghaus
John Watson
BF Skinner
The branch of psychology concerned with the scientific study…
...
...
...
Cognitive Psychology
The branch of psychology concerned with the scientific study…
Ebbinghaus
...
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Chapter 1 (Introduction to Cognitive Psychology)
cognitive psychology
the mind (definition 1/2)
the mind (definition 2/2)
cognition
the branch of psychology concerned with the scientific study…
•creates and controls mental functions such as perception, at…
a system that creates representations of the world so that we…
the mental processes such as perception, attention, memory, a…
cognitive psychology
the branch of psychology concerned with the scientific study…
the mind (definition 1/2)
•creates and controls mental functions such as perception, at…
24 terms
Cognitive Psychology- Chapter 1- Introduction to Cognitive Psychology
Fransiscus Donders
reaction time
simple reaction time
choice reaction time
did one of the first cognitive psychology experiments
how long it takes to respond to a presentation of a stimulus
asking subjects to push a button as rapidly as possible when…
by using two lights and asking subjects to push the left butt…
Fransiscus Donders
did one of the first cognitive psychology experiments
reaction time
how long it takes to respond to a presentation of a stimulus
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An Introduction to Cognitive Psychology
What is Cognitive Psych?
What is cognition?... What is a more basi…
What is the non-cog definition of cogn…
What were some of the historical inspi…
1) Refers to all processes by which the sensory input is tran…
a mental process or processing component.... the computative pro…
a thought, evaluation, opinion, attribution (e.g., the end re…
Descartes' fluid statues... Dolman's telephone switching station…
What is Cognitive Psych?
1) Refers to all processes by which the sensory input is tran…
What is cognition?... What is a more basi…
a mental process or processing component.... the computative pro…
21 terms
Chapter 1 Introduction to Cognitive Psychology
cognitive psychology
heuristics
dialectic
rationalist
the study of how people perceive, learn, remember, and think…
mental shortcuts we use to process information
a developmental process whereby ideas evolve over time throug…
believes that the route to knowledge is through thinking and…
cognitive psychology
the study of how people perceive, learn, remember, and think…
heuristics
mental shortcuts we use to process information
20 terms
Chapter 1: Introduction to Cognitive Psychology
analytic introspection
artificial intelligence
behaviorism
choice reaction time
a procedure used by early psychologists in which trained part…
the ability of a computer to perform tasks usually associated…
the approach to psychology, founded by John B. Watson, which…
time to respond to one of two or more stimuli
analytic introspection
a procedure used by early psychologists in which trained part…
artificial intelligence
the ability of a computer to perform tasks usually associated…
Chapter 1: Introduction to Cognitive Psychology
logic theorist
information-processing approach
cognitive map
structuralism
Computer program devised by Alan Newell and Herbert Simon tha…
The approach to psychology, developed beginning in the 1950s,…
Mental conception of a spatial layout.
An approach to psychology that explained perception as the ad…
logic theorist
Computer program devised by Alan Newell and Herbert Simon tha…
information-processing approach
The approach to psychology, developed beginning in the 1950s,…
18 terms
Cognitive Psychology: Chapter 1: Introduction to Cognitive Psychology
Analytic Introspection
Artificial Intelligence
Behaviorism
Choice Reaction Time
A technique in which trained subjects described their experie…
Making a machine behave in ways that would be called intellig…
An approach to psychology where the theoretical goal is the p…
How long it takes to make a choice after the presentation of…
Analytic Introspection
A technique in which trained subjects described their experie…
Artificial Intelligence
Making a machine behave in ways that would be called intellig…
21 terms
Chapter 1: Introduction to Cognitive Psychology
Analytic introspection
Artificial intelligence
Behavioral approach
Behaviorism
A procedure used by early psychologists in which trained part…
The ability of a computer to perform tasks usually associated…
Studying the mind by measuring a person's behavior and explai…
The approach to psychology, founded by John B. Watson, which…
Analytic introspection
A procedure used by early psychologists in which trained part…
Artificial intelligence
The ability of a computer to perform tasks usually associated…
69 terms
Chapter 1: Introduction to Cognitive Psychology
cognitive psychology
creates and controls mental functions
system that creates representations of…
cognition
branch of psychology concerned with the scientific study of t…
definition of the mind that reflects role in determining our…
definition of the mind that reflects the minds importance for…
the mental processes such as perception attention and memory
cognitive psychology
branch of psychology concerned with the scientific study of t…
creates and controls mental functions
definition of the mind that reflects role in determining our…
20 terms
Chapter 1: Introduction to Cognitive Psychology
Analytic Introspection
Artificial Intelligence
Behaviorism
Choice Reaction Time
A procedure used by early psychologists in which trained part…
The ability of a computer to perform tasks usually associated…
The approach to psychology, founded by John B. Watson, which…
Time to respond to one of two or more stimuli.
Analytic Introspection
A procedure used by early psychologists in which trained part…
Artificial Intelligence
The ability of a computer to perform tasks usually associated…
30 terms
chapter 1: introduction to cognitive psychology
cognitive psychology
2 definitions of the mind
cognition
Frances Donders
branch of psych that is concerned with the scientific study o…
☆it creates and control mental functions such as perception,…
mental processes like perception, attention, and memory
• did the first to cognitive psychology experiment... • procedur…
cognitive psychology
branch of psych that is concerned with the scientific study o…
2 definitions of the mind
☆it creates and control mental functions such as perception,…
19 terms
Chapter 1: Introduction to Cognitive Psychology
Cognition
Cognitive Psychology
Mental Chronometry
Simple Reaction Time
The mental processes that are involved in perception, attenti…
Branch of psychology concerned with the scientific study of c…
Measuring how long a cognitive processes takes.
In Donders experiment, there was one location for the light,…
Cognition
The mental processes that are involved in perception, attenti…
Cognitive Psychology
Branch of psychology concerned with the scientific study of c…
20 terms
Chapter 1: Introduction to Cognitive Psychology
cognition
Franciscus Donders
reaction time
simple reaction time
the mental processes, such as perception, attention, and memo…
interested in determining how long it takes for a person to m…
how long it takes to respond to presentation of a stimulus
measured by the time it takes for the subject to push a butto…
cognition
the mental processes, such as perception, attention, and memo…
Franciscus Donders
interested in determining how long it takes for a person to m…
20 terms
Chapter 1 Introduction to Cognitive Psychology
Analytic introspection
Artificial intelligence
Behaviorism
Choice reaction time
A procedure used by early psychologists in which trained part…
The ability of a computer to perform tasks usually associated…
The approach to psychological, founded by John B. Watson, whi…
Time to respond to one of two or more stimuli... For example, i…
Analytic introspection
A procedure used by early psychologists in which trained part…
Artificial intelligence
The ability of a computer to perform tasks usually associated…
20 terms
Ch 1: Introduction to Cognitive Psychology
analytic introspection
artificial intelligence
behaviorism
choice reaction time
A procedure used by early psychologists in which trained part…
The ability of a computer to perform tasks usually associated…
An approach that advocates that psychologists restrict themse…
Time to respond to one of two or more stimuli... A measure of th…
analytic introspection
A procedure used by early psychologists in which trained part…
artificial intelligence
The ability of a computer to perform tasks usually associated…
20 terms
Chapter 1 (Introduction to Cognitive Psychology)
Analytic Introspection
Artificial Intelligence
Behaviorism
Choice Reaction Time
technique in which trained subjects described their experienc…
the ability of a computer to perform tasks usually associated…
approach to psychology, founded by John Watson, which states…
Reacting to one of two or more stimuli.... for example, in Donde…
Analytic Introspection
technique in which trained subjects described their experienc…
Artificial Intelligence
the ability of a computer to perform tasks usually associated…
34 terms
Chapter 1: Introduction to Cognitive Psychology
cognitive revolution
cognitive science
cognitive psychology
memory
- occurred in the late 1950's ... - yielded tremendous progress…
the scientific study of thought, language, and the brain... *the…
the scientific study of human mental processes... - includes per…
the mental processes of acquiring and retaining information f…
cognitive revolution
- occurred in the late 1950's ... - yielded tremendous progress…
cognitive science
the scientific study of thought, language, and the brain... *the…
20 terms
Chapter 1: Introduction to Cognitive Psychology
Analytic Introspection
Artificial Intelligence
Behaviorism
Choice Reaction Time
A procedure used by early psychologists in which trained part…
The ability of a computer to perform tasks usually associated…
The approach to psychology, founded by John B. Watson, which…
Time to respond to one of two or more stimuli. For example, i…
Analytic Introspection
A procedure used by early psychologists in which trained part…
Artificial Intelligence
The ability of a computer to perform tasks usually associated…
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