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42 terms
Introduction and History of Psychology
Wilhelm Wundt
Edward Titchener
William James
Max Wertheimer
German scientist, considered the 'Father of Psychology', pion…
Student of Wundt, brought his ideas to the United States and…
American Psychologist who believed in the ideas of Functional…
Gestalt Psychologist who focused on the use of ambiguous figu…
Wilhelm Wundt
German scientist, considered the 'Father of Psychology', pion…
Edward Titchener
Student of Wundt, brought his ideas to the United States and…
20 terms
Introduction to Psychology / History of Psychology
psychology
scientific method
structuralism
functionalism
discipline concerned with behavior and mental processes and h…
understanding is based on knowledge that can be verified thro…
effort to identify and describe the basic elements of psychol…
effort to understand what psychological processes do to help…
psychology
discipline concerned with behavior and mental processes and h…
scientific method
understanding is based on knowledge that can be verified thro…
30 terms
Introduction and History of Psychology
Psychology
Experimental Psychologists
Psychiatrist
Structuralism
The scientific study of behavior and mental processes
Psychologists who do research on basic psychological processe…
A medical specialty dealing with the diagnosis and treatment…
A historical school of psychology devoted to uncovering the b…
Psychology
The scientific study of behavior and mental processes
Experimental Psychologists
Psychologists who do research on basic psychological processe…
17 terms
History of Psychology/Introduction to Psychology
Psychoanalytic/Psychodynamic Approach
Humanistic Approach
Behaviorism/Behavioral Approach
Cognitive Approach
our personalities and behaviors are determined by unconscious…
humans behave because of how we meet our needs for love and a…
"our behavior is an exact result of our environment", "our en…
human behavior is a direct reflection of our thoughts
Psychoanalytic/Psychodynamic Approach
our personalities and behaviors are determined by unconscious…
Humanistic Approach
humans behave because of how we meet our needs for love and a…
59 terms
Introduction and History of Psychology
Clever Hans
Carl Stumpf
Oskar Pfungst
psychology
a horse that could apparently solve math problems but was rea…
director of the Berlin Psychological Institute and investigat…
One of the committee members of the Clever Hans investigation…
a broad field with many specialties but is fundamentally the…
Clever Hans
a horse that could apparently solve math problems but was rea…
Carl Stumpf
director of the Berlin Psychological Institute and investigat…
71 terms
Introduction to the History and Science of Psychology
behaviorism
humanistic psychology
Wilhelm Wundt
John Watson
view that psychology (1) should be an objective science that…
historically significant perspective that emphasized the grow…
opened the first psych lab in Germany, measuring reaction tim…
believed that psychology studies behavior exhibited
behaviorism
view that psychology (1) should be an objective science that…
humanistic psychology
historically significant perspective that emphasized the grow…
42 terms
Introduction & The History of Psychology
Psychology
Empirical Approach
Pseudopsychology-
Confirmation Bias
The scientific study of behavior and mental processes
The study conducted via careful observations and scientifical…
Phony, unscientific psychology masquerading as the real thing
We pay attention to events that confirm our beliefs and ignor…
Psychology
The scientific study of behavior and mental processes
Empirical Approach
The study conducted via careful observations and scientifical…
12 terms
Introduction and History of Psychology
monism
dualism
nature vs nurture
localization of function
concept of souls = meaningless; conscious thought is a byprod…
Descartes theory that the body and mind exist as separate ent…
Nature: a behavior or something that is biologically given; i…
Idea proposed in 19th century physiology. Specific parts of t…
monism
concept of souls = meaningless; conscious thought is a byprod…
dualism
Descartes theory that the body and mind exist as separate ent…
13 terms
Introduction and History of Psychology
Psychology
Empirical Approach
Pseudopsychology
Confirmation Bias
The scientific study of behavior and mental processes
A study conducted via careful observations and scientifically…
Erroneous assertions or practices set forth as being scientif…
The tendency to attend to evidence that complements and confi…
Psychology
The scientific study of behavior and mental processes
Empirical Approach
A study conducted via careful observations and scientifically…
42 terms
Introduction & The History of Psychology
Psychology
Empirical Approach
Pseudopsychology-
Confirmation Bias
The scientific study of behavior and mental processes
The study conducted via careful observations and scientifical…
Phony, unscientific psychology masquerading as the real thing
We pay attention to events that confirm our beliefs and ignor…
Psychology
The scientific study of behavior and mental processes
Empirical Approach
The study conducted via careful observations and scientifical…
42 terms
Chapter 1 - Introduction and History of Psychology
psychology
Empirical approach
Pseudopsychology
Confirmation bias
the scientific study of behavior and mental process
a study conducted via careful observations and scientifically…
Erroneous assertions or practices set forth as being scientif…
A tendency to search for information that supports our precon…
psychology
the scientific study of behavior and mental process
Empirical approach
a study conducted via careful observations and scientifically…
42 terms
Introduction to History of Psychology (Condensed)
Thales
Anaximander
Heraclitus
Empedocles
Considered "first" Greek philsopher... -proposed the first natur…
Believed in constant change and that the physis was boundless…
"You cannot step in the same river twice"... -wrote sentences wi…
A physician that claimed he was divine and jumped into a volc…
Thales
Considered "first" Greek philsopher... -proposed the first natur…
Anaximander
Believed in constant change and that the physis was boundless…
79 terms
Introduction to the History of Psychology
Psychology
Sudhir Kakar
Takeo Doi
Nature vs. Nurture
psyche=the mind... ology=study of... the study of the mind... -a weste…
believed you can take Freud's ideas and apply to Indian culture
believed you can take Freud's ideas and apply to Japanese cul…
Are we products of the environment or our biological inherita…
Psychology
psyche=the mind... ology=study of... the study of the mind... -a weste…
Sudhir Kakar
believed you can take Freud's ideas and apply to Indian culture
17 terms
Introduction & History of Psychology
Psychology
Empiricism
Structuralism
Functionalism
The scientific study of behavior and mental processes
A historical school of psychology that believed that real kno…
A historical school of psychology devoted to uncovering the b…
A historical school of psychology that believed mental proces…
Psychology
The scientific study of behavior and mental processes
Empiricism
A historical school of psychology that believed that real kno…
28 terms
Introduction and history of psychology
Psychology
Empirical approach
Pseudopsychology
Confirmation bias
The study of the mind
Standard for the methodology and scientific study of behavior…
Phony, unscientific psychology masquerading as the real thing
Pay attention to events that confirm our beliefs and ignore e…
Psychology
The study of the mind
Empirical approach
Standard for the methodology and scientific study of behavior…
42 terms
Introduction & History of Psychology
What is psychology?
Discuss Psychiatry
Discuss Psychology
What is the difference between a PhD a…
the scientific study of human behavior and mental process
medical degree, can prescribe medicine: has a M.D.
10 years of schooling; have to have a PhD or a PsyD
PhD is more research based, need to do a dissertation; intern…
What is psychology?
the scientific study of human behavior and mental process
Discuss Psychiatry
medical degree, can prescribe medicine: has a M.D.
26 terms
Chapter 1: Introduction to the History of Psychology
Scientific law
Correlational law
Causal law
Determinism
A consistently observed relationship between two or more empi…
How classes of events vary together in some systematic way
How events are causally related
Assumption that a subject can be understood in terms of causa…
Scientific law
A consistently observed relationship between two or more empi…
Correlational law
How classes of events vary together in some systematic way
31 terms
History and Systems of Psychology: Introduction
Theology-Philosophy
Natural Science
Tension between ______ & ______
Form
"How We Think" Abstract, Reason
"Body"
Mind and Body
method, procedure, appearance (what? activity, changes, struc…
Theology-Philosophy
"How We Think" Abstract, Reason
Natural Science
"Body"
9 terms
Introduction/History of Psychology
biological view
developmental view
cognitive view
psychodynamic view
emphasizes how our physical makeup and the operation of our b…
psychological change results from an interaction between the…
our actions are profoundly influenced by the way we process i…
we are motivated primarily by the energy of irrational desire…
biological view
emphasizes how our physical makeup and the operation of our b…
developmental view
psychological change results from an interaction between the…
31 terms
History and Systems of Psychology: Introduction
Theology-Philosophy
Natural Science
Tension between ______ & ______
Form
"How We Think" Abstract, Reason
"Body"
Mind and Body
method, procedure, appearance (what? activity, changes, struc…
Theology-Philosophy
"How We Think" Abstract, Reason
Natural Science
"Body"
66 terms
Introduction to History of Psychology
Structuralism
Functionalism
Behaviorism
Humanism
Used introspection (looking inward) to explore the structural…
Focused on how mental and behavioral processes function - how…
Studies behavior without reference to mental processes
Emphasized the importance of current environmental influences…
Structuralism
Used introspection (looking inward) to explore the structural…
Functionalism
Focused on how mental and behavioral processes function - how…
28 terms
Introduction and history of psychology
Psychology
Empirical approach
Pseudo-psychology
Confirmation bias
the study of the mind
standard for the methodology and scientific study of behavior…
phony, unscientific psychology masquerading as the real thing
pay attention to events that confirm our beliefs and ifnore e…
Psychology
the study of the mind
Empirical approach
standard for the methodology and scientific study of behavior…
28 terms
Introduction and history of psychology
Psychology
Empirical approach
Pseudopsychology
Confirmation bias
The scientific study of behavior and mental processes
A study conducted via careful observations and scientifically…
Erroneous assertions or prefixes set forth as being scientifi…
Tendency to attend to evidence that complements and confirms…
Psychology
The scientific study of behavior and mental processes
Empirical approach
A study conducted via careful observations and scientifically…
46 terms
Introduction and History of Psychology
Psychology (definition)
media
describe ... explain ... predict... control
psychology (job)
scientific study of (all) human behaviors and mental processes
shapes our perception of psychology
goals of a psychologist... ____ behavior... ____ behavior... ____ beha…
M.A./Ph.D./ Psy.D/ Ed.D.... no medication
Psychology (definition)
scientific study of (all) human behaviors and mental processes
media
shapes our perception of psychology
28 terms
1. introduction and history of psychology
psychology
empirical approach
pseudopsychology
confirmation bias
behavior/mental processes
study careful observations/scientific resesrch
Fake psychology masquerading as real
Evidence confirmed = attended; contradicts = ignored
psychology
behavior/mental processes
empirical approach
study careful observations/scientific resesrch
Prologue to Psychology (History & Introduction)
psychology
Socrates, Plato, Aristotle
Rene Descartes
empiricism
Scientific study of behavior and mental processes
Who were 3 major Greek philosophers that tried to answer some…
Major French philosopher/scientist
John Locke's idea view that a) knowledge coems from experienc…
psychology
Scientific study of behavior and mental processes
Socrates, Plato, Aristotle
Who were 3 major Greek philosophers that tried to answer some…
34 terms
Chap 1~Introduction and history of psychology
Empirical approach
confirmation bias
pseudo psychology
experimental psychologist
a study conducted through observation and research. This is t…
when one pays more attention to events that confirm their bel…
unscientific claims that are widely believed as real... ex. astr…
does research on basic psych topics and processes... -most are f…
Empirical approach
a study conducted through observation and research. This is t…
confirmation bias
when one pays more attention to events that confirm their bel…
38 terms
Introduction and History of Psychology
Psyche
Psychology
Wilhelm Wundt
Current Perspectives of Psychology
Greek origin for psychology, means soul or spirit
the study of the mind, behavior and human experience
the father of experimental psychology
1. Neuroscience... 2. Evolutionary... 3. Behavior genetics ... 4. Psyc…
Psyche
Greek origin for psychology, means soul or spirit
Psychology
the study of the mind, behavior and human experience
43 terms
Introduction and History of Psychology
Wilhelm Wundt
Edward Titchener
William James
Max Wertheimer
German scientist, considered the 'Father of Psychology', pion…
Student of Wundt, brought his ideas to the United States and…
American Psychologist who believed in the ideas of Functional…
Gestalt Psychologist who focused on the use of ambiguous figu…
Wilhelm Wundt
German scientist, considered the 'Father of Psychology', pion…
Edward Titchener
Student of Wundt, brought his ideas to the United States and…
54 terms
Introduction to the History and Science of Psychology
behaviorism
humanistic psychology
Wilhelm Wundt
John Watson
view that psychology (1) should be an objective science that…
historically significant perspective that emphasized the grow…
opened the first psych lab in Germany, measuring reaction tim…
believed that psychology studies behavior exhibited
behaviorism
view that psychology (1) should be an objective science that…
humanistic psychology
historically significant perspective that emphasized the grow…
27 terms
History and Systems of Psychology : Introduction
Behaviorism
Cognitive Psychology
Distortion in translations
Functionalism
This school of thought is most associated with Watson and Ski…
This is the most recent school to form - it's members also st…
Translations can lead to a change in meaning of a concept. Fo…
The school of psychology that grew in opposition to structura…
Behaviorism
This school of thought is most associated with Watson and Ski…
Cognitive Psychology
This is the most recent school to form - it's members also st…
15 terms
Introduction to the History and Science of Psychology
Nature; nurture
Nature and nurture
Mental processes
Introspection
Innate ability is to learned skill as ___ is to ___
Lissette wonders whether personality differences between her…
In the early 1960's, the cognitive revolution in psychology i…
Behaviorists dismissed the value of
Nature; nurture
Innate ability is to learned skill as ___ is to ___
Nature and nurture
Lissette wonders whether personality differences between her…
26 terms
Psychology: Introduction, History, and Schools
Psychology
Nature-Nurture Issue
Natural Selection
Basic Research
the scientific study of behavior and mental processes
the controversy over the relative contributions that genes an…
the principal that, among the range of inherited trait variat…
pure science that aims to increase that scientific knowledge…
Psychology
the scientific study of behavior and mental processes
Nature-Nurture Issue
the controversy over the relative contributions that genes an…
13 terms
Abnormal Psychology Introduction and History
Current Views and Treatment
Early 20th Century Views and Treatments
Nineteenth Century Treatments
Renaissance Views and Treatments
psychotropic medication... deinstitutionalization... short-term hos…
somatogenic perspective (kraepelin, Eugenic sterilization)... ps…
moral treatment (Benjamin Rush and Dorothea Dix)... state hospit…
treatment in hospital settings... weyer: 1st physician to specia…
Current Views and Treatment
psychotropic medication... deinstitutionalization... short-term hos…
Early 20th Century Views and Treatments
somatogenic perspective (kraepelin, Eugenic sterilization)... ps…
22 terms
Introduction and History of Psychology
What is Psychology ?
What is the Empirical Approach ?
What is Pseudo Psychology ?
What are Experimental Psychologist ?
Psychology is the study of behavior and mental processes
A study which emphasizes careful observation and scientifical…
Pseudo Psychology is phony or unscientific psychology
Psychologist who do the basic research in psychology. They co…
What is Psychology ?
Psychology is the study of behavior and mental processes
What is the Empirical Approach ?
A study which emphasizes careful observation and scientifical…
29 terms
Introduction and History of Psychology
What shapes our perception of psycholo…
What is a good example of media shapin…
What is an idiot savant?
What is psychology?
Media (news, TV, movies, etc.)
Hoarders: they are seen as OCD. They look at it as an extreme…
they lack social skills and social functioning, but has a spe…
Scientific study of human behaviors and mental processes
What shapes our perception of psycholo…
Media (news, TV, movies, etc.)
What is a good example of media shapin…
Hoarders: they are seen as OCD. They look at it as an extreme…
10 terms
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…
30 terms
Chapter 1: Introduction/History of Psychology
Multiple-determinants
Nature-nurture debate
Psychology
4 main goals of psychology
Humans rarely do anything for one reason alone
The relative contribution of biology versus our experience to…
The scientific study of behavior and mental processes and how…
Describe behavior, more in-depth understanding of behavioral…
Multiple-determinants
Humans rarely do anything for one reason alone
Nature-nurture debate
The relative contribution of biology versus our experience to…
27 terms
Unit 1: Introduction/History of Psychology
Physiological
Cognitive
Psychology
Hypothesis
a subdivision of behavioral neuroscience that studies the neu…
The study of higher mental processes such as attention, langu…
The study of human thoughts, behaviors, development, personal…
A prediction that can be tested
Physiological
a subdivision of behavioral neuroscience that studies the neu…
Cognitive
The study of higher mental processes such as attention, langu…
26 terms
Psychology Review: Introduction, Scope and History
psychology
John Watson
behaviorism
Sigmund Freud
the scientific study of behavior and mental processes
behaviorism; emphasis on external behaviors of people and the…
the view that psychology (1) should be an objective science t…
austrian physician whose work focused on the unconscious caus…
psychology
the scientific study of behavior and mental processes
John Watson
behaviorism; emphasis on external behaviors of people and the…
30 terms
Ch.1 Introduction and History of Psychology
Psychology (Ch.1)
Empirical Approach (Ch.1)
Pseudo-psychology (Ch.1)
Confirmation Bias (Ch.1)
D: Psych=mind, -ology=a field of study. "Study of the Mind."…
D: A study conducted via careful observations and scientifica…
D:Phony, unscientific psychology masquerading as the real thi…
D: Paying attention to the events that confirm our beliefs an…
Psychology (Ch.1)
D: Psych=mind, -ology=a field of study. "Study of the Mind."…
Empirical Approach (Ch.1)
D: A study conducted via careful observations and scientifica…
33 terms
Chapter 1-Introduction and History of Psychology
Psychology
Empirical Approach
Pseudopsychology
Confirmation Bias
Scientific study of behavior and mental processes.
A study conducted via careful observations and scientifically…
Erroneous assertions or practices set forth as being scientif…
The tendency to attend to evidence that complements and confi…
Psychology
Scientific study of behavior and mental processes.
Empirical Approach
A study conducted via careful observations and scientifically…
28 terms
Psychology, Introduction and History
The Greek Philosopher who believed tha…
In defining Psychology, the text notes…
Today, psychology is defined as the?
The 17th century philosopher who belie…
Plato
way of asking and answering questions
Scientific study of behavior and mental processes
Locke
The Greek Philosopher who believed tha…
Plato
In defining Psychology, the text notes…
way of asking and answering questions
38 terms
Introduction to the History of Psychology Ch. 1: Introduction
Nativism
Empiricism
Vitalism
Universalism
emphasizes the role of inheritance (nature)
belief that the basis of all knowledge is experience (nurture)
the belief that life cannot be explained in terms of inanimat…
the belief that there are universal truths about ourselves an…
Nativism
emphasizes the role of inheritance (nature)
Empiricism
belief that the basis of all knowledge is experience (nurture)
33 terms
Chapter 1: Introduction & History of Psychology
Psychology
Empiricism
Structuralism
Functionalism
Scientific study of behavior and mental processes
Theory that all knowledge is derived from sensory experience
School of psychology devoted to uncovering basic structures o…
School of psychology that believed mental processes were best…
Psychology
Scientific study of behavior and mental processes
Empiricism
Theory that all knowledge is derived from sensory experience
35 terms
Unit 1: Introduction and History of Psychology
Behaviorism
Cognitive psychology
Empiricism
Functionalism
The study of behavior.
The study of mental processes.
The belief that knowledge comes from experience.
A school of American psychology that focused on the utility o…
Behaviorism
The study of behavior.
Cognitive psychology
The study of mental processes.
29 terms
Chapter 1 : Introduction & History of Psychology
Psychology p.2
Empirical approach p.3
Pseudo-psychology p.4
Confirmation bias p.4
The scientific study of behavior and mental processes.
A study conducted via careful observations and scientifically…
Erroneous assertions or practices set forth as being scientif…
The tendency to attend to evidence that complements and confi…
Psychology p.2
The scientific study of behavior and mental processes.
Empirical approach p.3
A study conducted via careful observations and scientifically…
29 terms
CH 1 Introduction and History of Psychology
Psychology
Empirical approach
Pseudopsychology
Confirmation bias
The scientific study of behavior and mental processes.
The standard for all psychological research; a study conducte…
Fake, unscientific psychology set forth as scientific psychol…
Paying attention to events that confirm our beliefs and ignor…
Psychology
The scientific study of behavior and mental processes.
Empirical approach
The standard for all psychological research; a study conducte…
28 terms
Chapter 1: Introduction and History of Psychology
psychology
empirical approach
pseudopsychology
confirmation bias
The scientific study of behavior and mental processes.
A study conducted via careful observations and scientifically…
Erroneous assertions or practices set forth as being scientif…
The tendency to attend to evidence that complements and confi…
psychology
The scientific study of behavior and mental processes.
empirical approach
A study conducted via careful observations and scientifically…
23 terms
PSY1011 - Psychology Introduction & History
Psychology
Individual differences
Naive realism
Scientific theory
the scientific study of the mind, brain and behaviour.
variations among people in their thinking, emotion, personali…
belief that we see the world precisely as it is
explanation for a large number of findings in the natural world
Psychology
the scientific study of the mind, brain and behaviour.
Individual differences
variations among people in their thinking, emotion, personali…
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