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123 terms
Psychology Life Span Development
Developmental psychology
Heredity ("nature")
DNA
Chromosomes
The study of progressive changes in behavior and abilities fr…
The transmission of physical and psychological characteristic…
A molecular structure that contains coded genetic information.
Thread-like "colored bodies" in the nucleus of each cell that…
Developmental psychology
The study of progressive changes in behavior and abilities fr…
Heredity ("nature")
The transmission of physical and psychological characteristic…
39 terms
Psychology - The Life Span
Developmental Psychology
maturation
telegraphic speech
schema
the study of changes that occur as an individual matures
the internally programmed growth of a child
the kind of verbal utterances in which words are left out, bu…
a conceptual frame-work a person uses to make sense of the wo…
Developmental Psychology
the study of changes that occur as an individual matures
maturation
the internally programmed growth of a child
62 terms
Psychology Life Span Development
What are the concentrations of Life sp…
Genetics: Chromosomes
Genetics: Genes
Genome
How we differ psychologically at every age and stage... How we…
twisted threads of DNA containing genetic code directing grow…
each is a unit of instruction pertaining to some specific cha…
the entire collection of human genes, about 100,000 pairs.
What are the concentrations of Life sp…
How we differ psychologically at every age and stage... How we…
Genetics: Chromosomes
twisted threads of DNA containing genetic code directing grow…
16 terms
Life Span - Psychology
Human Development
Longitudinal design
Cross-Sectional design
Cross-Sequential design
the scientific study of the changes that occur in people as t…
research design that examines development in the same group o…
research design that examines people of different ages at a s…
different participants of various ages are compared at severa…
Human Development
the scientific study of the changes that occur in people as t…
Longitudinal design
research design that examines development in the same group o…
13 terms
Psychology Life Span
Hospice
rooting
puberty
Mrs. Ross
A facility designed to care for the special needs of the dying
An infant's response in turning toward the source of touching…
sexual maturation; the end of childhood and the point when re…
She studied the 5 stages of death
Hospice
A facility designed to care for the special needs of the dying
rooting
An infant's response in turning toward the source of touching…
12 terms
Psychology: Life Span
Zygote
Fetal Stage
Motor Reflex in Newborns
Erik Erikson's theory of stages
single celled egg formed when the sperm unites with the femal…
development from embryo to recognizable human being and devel…
born with automatic behaviors that are necessary for survival…
eight stages; each stage is characterized by a "crisis" or ch…
Zygote
single celled egg formed when the sperm unites with the femal…
Fetal Stage
development from embryo to recognizable human being and devel…
18 terms
Psychology (Life Span)
Human Development
Longitudinal Design
Cross-sectional design
Cross-Sequential design
the scientific study of changes that occur in people as they…
research design in which one participant or group of particip…
research design in which several different age-groups of part…
research design in which participants are first studied by me…
Human Development
the scientific study of changes that occur in people as they…
Longitudinal Design
research design in which one participant or group of particip…
20 terms
Psychology - Life Span
Developmental Psychology
Maturation
Telegraphic Speech
Schema
The study of the lifelong, often age-related, processes of ch…
biological growth processes that enable orderly changes in be…
early speech stage in which a child speaks like a telegram -…
a concept or framework that organizes and interprets informat…
Developmental Psychology
The study of the lifelong, often age-related, processes of ch…
Maturation
biological growth processes that enable orderly changes in be…
64 terms
Life Span Psychology Ch. 9
Middle school
Protropin
Asthma triggers/factors
ADHD
Girls taller. Gain around 5-7 lbs. & 2-3 inches per year. Sho…
Hormone that makes short children taller. Premature puberty a…
respiratory infections, allergic reactions, stress, and exerc…
Treated with Ritalin or Dexadrine
Middle school
Girls taller. Gain around 5-7 lbs. & 2-3 inches per year. Sho…
Protropin
Hormone that makes short children taller. Premature puberty a…
56 terms
PSYCHOLOGY LIFE SPAN FINAL
Biological Process (biosocial)
Cognitive Process
Socioemotional Process (psychosocial)
Know the relationship between the 3 pr…
Changes in an individuals physical nature
Changes in an individuals thought, intelligence, and language
Changes in an individuals relationship with other people, emo…
They interact as individuals develop; They influence each other
Biological Process (biosocial)
Changes in an individuals physical nature
Cognitive Process
Changes in an individuals thought, intelligence, and language
39 terms
Life Span- Psychology
Primitive Reflexes
Examples of Primitive Reflexes
Piaget's Stages of Cognitive Development
Sensorimotor Stage
basic survival skills babies are born with that usually gone…
Fencing, Rooting, Grasping, Moro, Trunk
Sensorimotor, Pre-operational, Concrete operational, Formal,…
During this stage, infants and toddlers (0-2) acquire knowled…
Primitive Reflexes
basic survival skills babies are born with that usually gone…
Examples of Primitive Reflexes
Fencing, Rooting, Grasping, Moro, Trunk
80 terms
Psychology Life Span
In early childhood, autistic children…
When 4-year-old Karen is angry, she la…
The process by which thoughts and acti…
The biological events that begin puber…
with communication
an externalizing problem
automatization
hypothalamus
In early childhood, autistic children…
with communication
When 4-year-old Karen is angry, she la…
an externalizing problem
180 terms
Life Span Developmental Psychology
Science of human development
Empirical
The Scientific Method
The five basic steps of Scientific Met…
Seeks to understand how and why all people, everywhere, of ev…
The science is based on observation and experimentation, rath…
A way to answer questions that requires empirical research an…
1. Pose a research question.... 2. Develop a hypothesis.... 3. Test…
Science of human development
Seeks to understand how and why all people, everywhere, of ev…
Empirical
The science is based on observation and experimentation, rath…
39 terms
Life Span Developmental Psychology
case study
classical conditioning
code of ethics
cognitive theory
An in-depth analysis of one individual.
A type of learning in which an organism responds in a particu…
A set of moral principles formed by a group or organization a…
Focuses on the processes that allow people to think, know, an…
case study
An in-depth analysis of one individual.
classical conditioning
A type of learning in which an organism responds in a particu…
55 terms
Life Span Psychology Ch. 7
Lead poisoning
Brain
Lateralization
Left Hemisphere
Most hazardous health threat to children under six. Hyperacti…
Fastest growing body part. 90% of average adult brain at 5 yr…
Develops during preschool years. Tendency for 2 sides of brai…
Verbal (speaking, thinking) functions. Considers information…
Lead poisoning
Most hazardous health threat to children under six. Hyperacti…
Brain
Fastest growing body part. 90% of average adult brain at 5 yr…
40 terms
Life Span Psychology Ch. 8
Psychosocial Development
Racial dissonance
Biological perspective
Psychoanalytic perspective (Freud)
Erik Erikson. Initiative vs. guilt (independence vs. guilt of…
The phenomenon in which minority youngsters indicate preferen…
Brain differences may lead to gender differences; ancestors t…
Result of identification with same sex parent; achieved by mo…
Psychosocial Development
Erik Erikson. Initiative vs. guilt (independence vs. guilt of…
Racial dissonance
The phenomenon in which minority youngsters indicate preferen…
35 terms
Life Span Psychology Ch. 6
Differential emotional theory
Stranger anxiety
Separation anxiety
Smile with meaning
Carroll Izard. Suggests emotional expressions no only reflect…
Towards end of first year. 1st of two anxieties. More strange…
7-8 mths. distress. Peaks at 14 mths. Then disappears. Univer…
6-9 wks
Differential emotional theory
Carroll Izard. Suggests emotional expressions no only reflect…
Stranger anxiety
Towards end of first year. 1st of two anxieties. More strange…
109 terms
Developmental Psychology/ Life Span
changes in the individual occurring be…
physical, cognitive, and social
Nature vs. Nurture, Continuity vs. Sta…
Nature vs. Nurture
Focus of Life Span/Developmental Psychology
Basic Areas of Development
Key Issues in Developmental Psychology (most debated topics)
what we attribute to one's development: is it due to their ge…
changes in the individual occurring be…
Focus of Life Span/Developmental Psychology
physical, cognitive, and social
Basic Areas of Development
42 terms
Life Span Psychology
Developmental Psychology
DNA (Deoxyribonucleic Acid)
Genes
Heredity
Branch of psychology that studies physical, cognitive, and so…
A molecule containing the genetic information that makes up t…
The biochemical units of heredity that make up the chromosome…
The genetic transfer of characteristics from parents to offsp…
Developmental Psychology
Branch of psychology that studies physical, cognitive, and so…
DNA (Deoxyribonucleic Acid)
A molecule containing the genetic information that makes up t…
31 terms
Psychology: Life Span Development
Zygote
Genes
Embryo
Fetus
after conception, the fertilized eggs enters a 2-week period…
combining for predispositions, what makes the baby who it is
zygote attaches to uterine wall and is now an embryo; forms o…
when all organs are formed, the embryo is now a fetus(9 weeks…
Zygote
after conception, the fertilized eggs enters a 2-week period…
Genes
combining for predispositions, what makes the baby who it is
28 terms
Psychology Life Span Terms
accomodation
attachment
basic trust
concrete operational stage
a person changes his old methods to adjust to new situations
an emotional tie with another person
a sense that the world is predictable and trustworthy
conservation and math transformations
accomodation
a person changes his old methods to adjust to new situations
attachment
an emotional tie with another person
94 terms
Unit 5 - Life Span Developmental Psychology
altruism
antisocial personality disorder
basic skills (phonetics) approach
bilingual education
A unselfish interest in helping others.
A serious psychological disorder associated with criminal beh…
Proposed teaching children to read by learning how to sound o…
Programs designed to teach children at least partially in the…
altruism
A unselfish interest in helping others.
antisocial personality disorder
A serious psychological disorder associated with criminal beh…
123 terms
Psychology Life Span Development
Developmental psychology
Heredity ("nature")
DNA
Chromosomes
The study of progressive changes in behavior and abilities fr…
The transmission of physical and psychological characteristic…
A molecular structure that contains coded genetic information.
Thread-like "colored bodies" in the nucleus of each cell that…
Developmental psychology
The study of progressive changes in behavior and abilities fr…
Heredity ("nature")
The transmission of physical and psychological characteristic…
22 terms
Life Span Psychology Ch.11
personality
personality traits
self concept
self esteem
an organized combination of attributes, motives, values, & be…
dispositions assumed to be relatively consistent across situa…
your perceptions, positive or negative, of your unique attrib…
one aspect of self-concept; your overall evaluation of your w…
personality
an organized combination of attributes, motives, values, & be…
personality traits
dispositions assumed to be relatively consistent across situa…
20 terms
Life Span and Development Psychology
Science of human development
Empirical
Scientific method
Replication
The science that seeks to understand how and why people of al…
Based on observations, repeated experiences, verifiable exper…
A way to answer questions using empirical research and data-b…
The repetition of a study, using different participants.
Science of human development
The science that seeks to understand how and why people of al…
Empirical
Based on observations, repeated experiences, verifiable exper…
24 terms
Psychology Life Span Development
Sensorimotor Period (Piaget)
Preoperational Period (Piaget)
Concrete Operational Period (Piaget)
Formal Operational Period (Piaget)
Develop Object permeance and symbolic thought develops
Can't do conservation. Egocentric
Can do conservation but needs concrete examples
Abstract thought develops. Not everyone reaches here.
Sensorimotor Period (Piaget)
Develop Object permeance and symbolic thought develops
Preoperational Period (Piaget)
Can't do conservation. Egocentric
21 terms
Psychology: Life-Span Development
Clinical death phase
Alzheimer's disease
According to Robert Peck, ego differen…
functional age
heartbeat, circulation, breathing, and brain functioning stop
abundance of neurofibrillary tangles and amyloid plaques
finding non-work-related ways to affirm self-worth
age based on competence and performance
Clinical death phase
heartbeat, circulation, breathing, and brain functioning stop
Alzheimer's disease
abundance of neurofibrillary tangles and amyloid plaques
45 terms
Psychology LifeSpan
Germinal Stage
Embryonic Stage
Fetal Stage
4th week
First 2weeks after conception (zygote)
2-8weeks (embryo)
9weeks to birth (40weeks) (fetus)
Heart
Germinal Stage
First 2weeks after conception (zygote)
Embryonic Stage
2-8weeks (embryo)
22 terms
Life span- psychology
Devolmental psy
Nature
Nuture
Critical period
Study of emtional changes as a individual matures
Heredity
Environment
Specific time of development when certain skill are most easi…
Devolmental psy
Study of emtional changes as a individual matures
Nature
Heredity
57 terms
Psychology Over the Life Span
Developmental Psychology
Biological Changes
Maturation
Cognitive Changes
branch of psychology that looks at all the physical and psych…
physical changes
naturally unfolding changes, biological in nature; relatively…
changes in thoughts, intelligence, and language
Developmental Psychology
branch of psychology that looks at all the physical and psych…
Biological Changes
physical changes
12 terms
psychology over the life span
maturation
embryo
fetus
teratogen
the developmental process that produces genetically programme…
a developing baby from the point where the makor axis of the…
a developing baby durin the final days in the womb, from abou…
any exteranl agent, such as a chemical virus o type of radiat…
maturation
the developmental process that produces genetically programme…
embryo
a developing baby from the point where the makor axis of the…
180 terms
Life Span Developmental Psychology - Terms
Science of human development
Empirical
The Scientific Method
The five basic steps of Scientific Met…
Seeks to understand how and why all people, everywhere, of ev…
The science is based on observation and experimentation, rath…
A way to answer questions that requires empirical research an…
1. Pose a research question.... 2. Develop a hypothesis.... 3. Test…
Science of human development
Seeks to understand how and why all people, everywhere, of ev…
Empirical
The science is based on observation and experimentation, rath…
57 terms
Life Span psychology
Lifespan development
Cognitive development
Physical development
Personality development
Field of study that examines patterns of growth, change, and…
Development involving the ways that growth and change intelle…
Involving the bodys physical makeup, including the brain, ner…
Involving the ways that the endurig characteristcs that diffe…
Lifespan development
Field of study that examines patterns of growth, change, and…
Cognitive development
Development involving the ways that growth and change intelle…
39 terms
Psychology; Development & Life Span
Developmental Psychology
Grasping Reflex
Rooting Reflex
Critical Period
study of how an individuals phsycial,social, emotional, moral…
Infant's response of turning towards touch near the mouth
Infant's clinging response to touch on the palm
Stage/Point in development where certain skills/concepts are…
Developmental Psychology
study of how an individuals phsycial,social, emotional, moral…
Grasping Reflex
Infant's response of turning towards touch near the mouth
111 terms
Life span psychology
Osteoporosis
Presbyopia
Glaucoma
Presbycusis
Condition in which the bones become brittle fragile and thin…
Universal change in eyesight, losing near vision.
A condition in which pressure in the fluid of the eye increas…
Men more prone to hearing loss than women. Starting at age 55…
Osteoporosis
Condition in which the bones become brittle fragile and thin…
Presbyopia
Universal change in eyesight, losing near vision.
180 terms
Life Span Developmental Psychology
Science of human development
Empirical
The Scientific Method
The five basic steps of Scientific Met…
Seeks to understand how and why all people, everywhere, of ev…
The science is based on observation and experimentation, rath…
A way to answer questions that requires empirical research an…
1. Pose a research question.... 2. Develop a hypothesis.... 3. Test…
Science of human development
Seeks to understand how and why all people, everywhere, of ev…
Empirical
The science is based on observation and experimentation, rath…
11 terms
Life Span Psychology 141
developmental science
theory
scientific verification
continuous
field of study devoted to understanding constancy and change…
describes, explains, and predicts behavior
a theory's existence depends of ____ ______
a process of gradually augmenting the same types of skills th…
developmental science
field of study devoted to understanding constancy and change…
theory
describes, explains, and predicts behavior
58 terms
Psychology Life-Span Development
Life-Span Approach
Development
Life-Span
Life Expectancy
emphasizes development change throughout childhood and adulth…
the pattern of changes that begin at conception and continues…
currently 122 years based on oldest age documented
average number of years a person can expect to live. Currentl…
Life-Span Approach
emphasizes development change throughout childhood and adulth…
Development
the pattern of changes that begin at conception and continues…
23 terms
Life-span psychology
Trust vs. Mistrust
Oral
Sensorimotor
Preoperational
Erikson's 1st stage of development (birth-18 mo)
Freud's 1st stage of development
Piaget's 1st stage of development
Piaget's 2nd stage of development
Trust vs. Mistrust
Erikson's 1st stage of development (birth-18 mo)
Oral
Freud's 1st stage of development
94 terms
Life Span Psychology
Developmental Psychology
Cross Sectional Study
Cohort
Longitudinal Study
the study of the changes that occur in people from birth to o…
study of developmental changes by comparing people of differe…
group of people born during the same period in historical time
study of developmental changes by evaluating the same people…
Developmental Psychology
the study of the changes that occur in people from birth to o…
Cross Sectional Study
study of developmental changes by comparing people of differe…
11 terms
Psychology: Life Span Adolescence
Initiation Rites
Stanley Hall
Margaret Mead
Puberty
rites of passage that mark admission into adulthood
freedom is visible, cant tell when it will come or how they w…
adolescence is a continuous part of development
biological event that marks the end of childhood, reproductio…
Initiation Rites
rites of passage that mark admission into adulthood
Stanley Hall
freedom is visible, cant tell when it will come or how they w…
14 terms
LIFE SPAN PSYCHOLOGY
ENGLISH
DEFINITION OF DEATH
NEUROLOGICAL DEFINITION
What is euthanasia
ENGLISH
BRAIN DEAD
ALL ELECTRICAL ACTIVITY OF BRAIN HAS CEASED FOR SPECIFIC AMOU…
painlessly ending lives whoa re suffering from incurable dise…
ENGLISH
ENGLISH
DEFINITION OF DEATH
BRAIN DEAD
20 terms
Psychology - Life Span Development
Nature
Nurture
Cognitive development
psychosocial development
refers to the influence of genetic characteristics that we ar…
refers to the influence of environmental factors like familie…
developed when you are exposed to more therefore you learn mo…
development affecting our emotional and social lives
Nature
refers to the influence of genetic characteristics that we ar…
Nurture
refers to the influence of environmental factors like familie…
41 terms
Life Span Psychology
(BMI) Body Mass Index
Overweight
Obese
Rates of Obesity in US
The ratio of weight to heigt
BMI >=25
BMI >=30
Increase dramatically in recent years
(BMI) Body Mass Index
The ratio of weight to heigt
Overweight
BMI >=25
21 terms
Psychology Life Span Development
Chromosome
DNA
Gene
Genotype
Long thread-like structure, composed of twisted parallel stra…
the chemical basis of heredity; carries genetic instructions…
The basic unit of heredity that directs the development of a…
Underlying genetic makeup of a particular organism, including…
Chromosome
Long thread-like structure, composed of twisted parallel stra…
DNA
the chemical basis of heredity; carries genetic instructions…
18 terms
Psychology Life Span 10
Perspective taking
Self esteem
self concept
Self Efficacy
Ability to assume other peoples perspectives and understand t…
Global evaluations of the self
domain specific evaluations of the self
Belief that one can master a situation and produce favorable…
Perspective taking
Ability to assume other peoples perspectives and understand t…
Self esteem
Global evaluations of the self
180 terms
Life Span Developmental Psychology
Science of human development
Empirical
The Scientific Method
The five basic steps of Scientific Met…
Seeks to understand how and why all people, everywhere, of ev…
The science is based on observation and experimentation, rath…
A way to answer questions that requires empirical research an…
1. Pose a research question.... 2. Develop a hypothesis.... 3. Test…
Science of human development
Seeks to understand how and why all people, everywhere, of ev…
Empirical
The science is based on observation and experimentation, rath…
48 terms
Psychology Life Span
Power Assertion
Induction
Love Withdrawal
Working Memory
Parent relies on greater power (punishment, withholding respo…
Parent uses explanation of why actions are wrong and their ef…
Parent withholds affection or approval, contingent on child's…
Containing all the material that we can keep in awareness at…
Power Assertion
Parent relies on greater power (punishment, withholding respo…
Induction
Parent uses explanation of why actions are wrong and their ef…
25 terms
Psychology Life Span 3
Wear and Tear: Aging occurs due to a c…
Physical Peak (18-30)
Middle Age: Appearance Changes
Natural Process + Lifestyle Choices (s…
Why do our bodies age?
Strongest, healthiest and quickest reflexes (give age)
Hair and senses change, wrinkles; Females: Menopause
Health Problems
Wear and Tear: Aging occurs due to a c…
Why do our bodies age?
Physical Peak (18-30)
Strongest, healthiest and quickest reflexes (give age)
17 terms
psychology - life span
sensorimotor
Preoperational
Concrete Operational
Formal operational stage
1st of Piaget stage... Birth-2... -No object permanence (take away…
2nd of piaget stage... - make believe... - get accommodation and ob…
3rd of piaget stage... - able to master grade school... - yes rever…
4th of piaget stage... - build onto everything you have establis…
sensorimotor
1st of Piaget stage... Birth-2... -No object permanence (take away…
Preoperational
2nd of piaget stage... - make believe... - get accommodation and ob…
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