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Psychology 2000
Psychology
Goals of psychology
Wilheim Wundt
Edward Titchener
The science of mental processes and behavior
Describe... Explain... Predict... Control
"Father of Psychology"... - first attempt to bring objectivity/m…
Student of Wundt... Translated many of Wundt's works into Englis…
Psychology
The science of mental processes and behavior
Goals of psychology
Describe... Explain... Predict... Control
47 terms
Psychology 2000
scientific method
The Four Goals of psychology
prediction
When a psychologist notes that childre…
Because psychologists want to be precise and measure as caref…
Description ,explanation ,prediction ,and control
Dr. Jonas wanted to determine what would happen if rats were…
explaining
scientific method
Because psychologists want to be precise and measure as caref…
The Four Goals of psychology
Description ,explanation ,prediction ,and control
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Psychology 2000
consciousness
waking consciousness
altered state of consciousness
circadian rhythm
your awareness of everything that is going on around you insi…
a state in which much of people's time awake is spent; though…
occurs when there is a shift in the quality or pattern of you…
the 24-hour sleep-wake cycle which is ultimately controlled b…
consciousness
your awareness of everything that is going on around you insi…
waking consciousness
a state in which much of people's time awake is spent; though…
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Psychology 2000
Cross Sectional
Longitudinal
Cross Sequential
Extrinsic Motivation
different participants of various ages studied at one point i…
same participants studied at multiple time points
combination of both of the above. Start Cross Sectional with…
A person performs an action because it leads to an outcome th…
Cross Sectional
different participants of various ages studied at one point i…
Longitudinal
same participants studied at multiple time points
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psychology 2000 exam 2
Awareness of everything around you and…
consciousness is used to organize your…
2 types of consciousness?
waking consciousness?
consciousness
behavior, thoughts, sensations and feelings
waking, altered state
thoughts, feeling sensations when we are awake; generally cle…
Awareness of everything around you and…
consciousness
consciousness is used to organize your…
behavior, thoughts, sensations and feelings
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Psychology 2000 Final
Wilhelm Wundt
E.B. Titchener
William James
John Watson
Is said to be when he founded the first psychology lab, consi…
Student of Wundt, translated many of Wundt's works into Engli…
Functionalism, was into the functions of the mind opposed to…
"Ignore what people think and say, look only at what they do"…
Wilhelm Wundt
Is said to be when he founded the first psychology lab, consi…
E.B. Titchener
Student of Wundt, translated many of Wundt's works into Engli…
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Psychology 2000 Exam 1 Greening
What is psychology?
Who is the "father of psychology"?
Who studied structuralism?
Who studied functionalism?
The study of behavior and mental processes
Wilhelm Wundt
Edward Titchener
William James
What is psychology?
The study of behavior and mental processes
Who is the "father of psychology"?
Wilhelm Wundt
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Psychology 2000 Exam 1
4 goals of psychology
description
explanation
prediction
description, explanation, prediction, and control
describes what is happening
explains why something is happening
predicts what will happen in the future
4 goals of psychology
description, explanation, prediction, and control
description
describes what is happening
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Psychology 2000 Exam 2
consciousness
normal state of consciousness
altered state of consciousness
Sleep Stage 1
The awareness of the sensations, thoughts, and feelings being…
thoughts, feelings and sensations are clear and organized and…
shift in the quality or pattern of your mental activity, thou…
Lasts few minutes, brain slows, breathing more regular, HR sl…
consciousness
The awareness of the sensations, thoughts, and feelings being…
normal state of consciousness
thoughts, feelings and sensations are clear and organized and…
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PSYCHOLOGY 2000 - Chapter 5
learning
behaviorism
2 types of learning
associative learning
systematic, relatively permanent change in behavior that occu…
theory of learning that focuses solely on observable behavior…
associative and observational
learning that occurs when an organism makes a connection, or…
learning
systematic, relatively permanent change in behavior that occu…
behaviorism
theory of learning that focuses solely on observable behavior…
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Psychology 2000 Chapter 2
While cutting wood for his daughter's…
At the age of 21, Donte stands at 5 fe…
The visual centers of the brain area a…
Which brain structure serves as a rela…
Schwann cells
The pituitary gland
Occipital lobes
Thalamus
While cutting wood for his daughter's…
Schwann cells
At the age of 21, Donte stands at 5 fe…
The pituitary gland
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Psychology 2000 Exam 2
Spontaneous Recovery
Shaping
Continuous Reinforcement
Partial Reinforcement
Recurrence of an extinguished conditioned response, usually f…
the reinforcement of simple steps in behavior through success…
Reinforcing the desired response every time it occurs.
Only occasional reinforcement of a behavior, resulting in slo…
Spontaneous Recovery
Recurrence of an extinguished conditioned response, usually f…
Shaping
the reinforcement of simple steps in behavior through success…
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Psychology 2000 Final - LSU
the scientific study of behavior and m…
-Behavior (any action)... -Mental Process…
-Describe... -Explain... -Predict... -Control
"Father of Psychology"
Psychology
3 Aspects of Psychology
Goals of Psychology
Wilhiem Wundt
the scientific study of behavior and m…
Psychology
-Behavior (any action)... -Mental Process…
3 Aspects of Psychology
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Psychology 2000, Social Psychology
Social Psychology
3 Main Areas of Social Psychology
Social Influence
Conformity
Branch of psychology concerned with how a person's behavior,…
1. Social Influence... 2. Social Cognition... 3. Social Interaction
The ways in which a person's thoughts, feelings, and behavior…
Changing one's own behavior to more closely match the actions…
Social Psychology
Branch of psychology concerned with how a person's behavior,…
3 Main Areas of Social Psychology
1. Social Influence... 2. Social Cognition... 3. Social Interaction
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PSYCHOLOGY 2000 - Chapter 3
sensation
perception
bottom up processing
top down processing
process of receiving stimulus energies from the external envi…
process of organizing and interpreting sensory information so…
sensory receptors register information about the external env…
launched by cognitive processing at the brain's higher levels…
sensation
process of receiving stimulus energies from the external envi…
perception
process of organizing and interpreting sensory information so…
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Psychology 2000 Chapter 3
Pupil
Retina
Rods
Fovea
Where does light enter the eye through?
Contains special cells that transform light to nerve impulses…
Detects light and dark, more light sensitive
Where are cones located?
Pupil
Where does light enter the eye through?
Retina
Contains special cells that transform light to nerve impulses…
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Psychology 2000 Exam 1
Objective introspection
Wilhelm Wundt... (1832-1920)
Edward Titchener ... (1867-1927)
structuralism
objectively examining and measuring one's own thoughts and me…
Father of Psychology... coined "Objective Introspection"... Reasons…
viewpoint was "structuralism"... every experience could be brok…
study consciousness by trying to understand its smallest, mos…
Objective introspection
objectively examining and measuring one's own thoughts and me…
Wilhelm Wundt... (1832-1920)
Father of Psychology... coined "Objective Introspection"... Reasons…
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Psychology 2000 Exam 2
Waking Consciousness
Altered Stated Consciousness
Circadian Rhythms
Melatonin
Thoughts, feelings, and sensations are clear and organized an…
There is a shift in the quality or pattern of your mental. Th…
A cycle of bodily rhythm that occurs over a 24 hour period
Hypothalamus/Suprachismatic Nucleus to the Pineal Gland
Waking Consciousness
Thoughts, feelings, and sensations are clear and organized an…
Altered Stated Consciousness
There is a shift in the quality or pattern of your mental. Th…
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Psychology 2000 Chapter 2
central nervous system
brain
spinal cord
peripheral nervous system
the brain and spinal cord
interprets and stores information and sends orders to muscles…
pathway connecting the brain and the peripheral nervous stem
transmits information to and from the central nervous system
central nervous system
the brain and spinal cord
brain
interprets and stores information and sends orders to muscles…
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Psychology 2000 Exam 3
Influences on developement
Biological influences on development
Psychological influences on development
Social-cultural influences on developm…
Biological, psychological, and social-cultural
shared human genome, individual genetic variations, prenatal…
gene-environment interaction, neurological effect of early ex…
parental influences, peer influences, cultural individualism…
Influences on developement
Biological, psychological, and social-cultural
Biological influences on development
shared human genome, individual genetic variations, prenatal…
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Psychology 2000: Chapter 4
Consciousness
walking consciousness
altered state of consciousness
biological rhythms
your awareness of everything that is going on around you and…
thoughts, feelings, and sensations are clear and organized an…
a shift in quality or pattern of your mental activity ... ex: hy…
natural cycles of activity that the body must go through
Consciousness
your awareness of everything that is going on around you and…
walking consciousness
thoughts, feelings, and sensations are clear and organized an…
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Psychology 2000 exam 2
Circadian Rhythm
biological rhythms
hypothalamus
suprachiasmatic nucleus
take place on a daily basis; the sleep-wake cycle is an examp…
natural cycles of activity that the body must go through
tiny section of the brain that influences glandular systems;…
inside the hypothalamus; the internal clock that tells people…
Circadian Rhythm
take place on a daily basis; the sleep-wake cycle is an examp…
biological rhythms
natural cycles of activity that the body must go through
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Psychology 2000 Chapter 3
The bumps on the tongue are called
Lindemann proposed that the most recen…
Depth perception seems to develop
Why is it that people who live in West…
papillae
umami
in early infancy
Buildings have more straight lines and corners in Western Cul…
The bumps on the tongue are called
papillae
Lindemann proposed that the most recen…
umami
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Psychology 2000 Chapter 15
psychotherapy
insight therapy
action therapy
biomedical therapy
goal is to help the mentally healthy and psychologically diso…
main goal is helping people gain insight with respect to thei…
main goal is to change disordered or inappropriate behavior d…
Uses some biological treatment in the form of a medical proce…
psychotherapy
goal is to help the mentally healthy and psychologically diso…
insight therapy
main goal is helping people gain insight with respect to thei…
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Psychology 2000- Chapter 4
Consciousness
waking consciousness
Altered states of consciousness
Circadian rhythm and sleep
awareness of everything around you and inside of your own hea…
a type of consciousness that contain thoughts, feelings and s…
a type of consciousness that shifts in the quality or pattern…
...
Consciousness
awareness of everything around you and inside of your own hea…
waking consciousness
a type of consciousness that contain thoughts, feelings and s…
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Psychology 2000: Chapter 5
learning
relatively permanent
maturation
ivan pavlov
any relatively permanent change in behavior brought about by…
when people learn anything, some part of their brain is physi…
______ is due to biology while learning is due to experiences
pioneered the empirical study of the basic principles of a pa…
learning
any relatively permanent change in behavior brought about by…
relatively permanent
when people learn anything, some part of their brain is physi…
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Psychology 2000: Chapter 5
learning
relatively permanent
maturation
ivan pavlov
any relatively permanent change in behavior brought about by…
when people learn anything, some part of their brain is physi…
______ is due to biology while learning is due to experiences
pioneered the empirical study of the basic principles of a pa…
learning
any relatively permanent change in behavior brought about by…
relatively permanent
when people learn anything, some part of their brain is physi…
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Psychology 2000: Chapter 6
memory
encoding
storage
retrieval
an active system that receives information from the senses, p…
first process in the memory system that puts sensory informat…
holding information for some period of time
getting information a person knows they have put of storage
memory
an active system that receives information from the senses, p…
encoding
first process in the memory system that puts sensory informat…
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Psychology 2000: Chapter 6
memory
encoding
storage
retrieval
an active system that receives information from the senses, p…
first process in the memory system that puts sensory informat…
holding information for some period of time
getting information a person knows they have put of storage
memory
an active system that receives information from the senses, p…
encoding
first process in the memory system that puts sensory informat…
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Psychology 2000 Final
Wundt
titchner
James
Wertheimer
formed first psychology lab & used objective introspection as…
structuralism
functionalism
Gestalt
Wundt
formed first psychology lab & used objective introspection as…
titchner
structuralism
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Psychology 2000 Exam 2
Consciousness
Controlled process
automatic process
unconscious
The awareness of the sensations, thoughts and feelings being…
high concentration
some awareness, day dreaming
no awareness, blackout
Consciousness
The awareness of the sensations, thoughts and feelings being…
Controlled process
high concentration
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Psychology 2000 Exam 1
Structuralism
Functionalism
Gestalt Psychology
Behaviorism
examine the structure of the mind and the organization of bas…
mental associations allow us to benefit from previous experie…
objects are well organized structures, whole objects instead…
emphasized the study of observable behavior only!; John Watso…
Structuralism
examine the structure of the mind and the organization of bas…
Functionalism
mental associations allow us to benefit from previous experie…
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Psychology 2000 ch. 5
Learning
3 forms of learning
Ivan Pavlov
Classical Conditioning
Any relatively permanent change in behavior brought about by…
Classical conditioning... Operant conditioning ... Observational le…
Found classical conditioning from salivating dogs
-learning to make an involuntary response to a stimulus other…
Learning
Any relatively permanent change in behavior brought about by…
3 forms of learning
Classical conditioning... Operant conditioning ... Observational le…
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Psychology 2000: Chapter 4
Consciousness
waking consciousness
altered state of consciousness
biological rhythms
your awareness of everything that is going on around you and…
thoughts, feelings, and sensations are clear and organized an…
a shift in quality or pattern of your mental activity ... ex: hy…
natural cycles of activity that the body must go through
Consciousness
your awareness of everything that is going on around you and…
waking consciousness
thoughts, feelings, and sensations are clear and organized an…
68 terms
Psychology 2000 (Greening) - Chapter 1
Psychology
Behavior
Mental Processes
The 4 basic goals of Psychology
The scientific study of behavior and mental processes
Outward/overt actions (talking, facial expressions, movement)
Internal, covert activity of the mind (thinking, feeling, rem…
1. Describe... 2. Explain... 3. Predict... 4. Control
Psychology
The scientific study of behavior and mental processes
Behavior
Outward/overt actions (talking, facial expressions, movement)
17 terms
Psychology 2000 (Greening) - Chapter 2
Nervous system
Neuroscience
Biological psychology/behavioral neuro…
Neuron
A network of cells that carries information to and from all p…
A branch of the life sciences that deals with the structure a…
The branch of neuroscience that focuses on the biological bas…
The specialized cell in the nervous system that receives and…
Nervous system
A network of cells that carries information to and from all p…
Neuroscience
A branch of the life sciences that deals with the structure a…
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PSYCHOLOGY 2000 - Chapter 2
nervous system
neuroscience
Characteristics that allow the nervous…
plasticity
body's electrochemical communication circuitry
field that studies the nervous system
complexity, integration, adaptability, and electrochemical tr…
brain's special capacity for change
nervous system
body's electrochemical communication circuitry
neuroscience
field that studies the nervous system
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Psychology 2000 Exam 1
Psychology
Wilhelm Wundt
Edward Titchener
Structuralism
The scientific... study of behavior and mental processes
"Father of Psychology"... First attempt to bring... objectivity/me…
Student of Wundt... Came up with structuralism
Study consciousness by trying to understand its smallest, mos…
Psychology
The scientific... study of behavior and mental processes
Wilhelm Wundt
"Father of Psychology"... First attempt to bring... objectivity/me…
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Psychology 2000 Set 3
What is the function of the Parathyroi…
What is the function of the Adrenal gl…
What is the function of the pancreas?
What is the function of the testes & o…
Calcium regulation
triggers fight or flight, engaged under stress or danger
Regulates blood sugar
Secretes sex hormones
What is the function of the Parathyroi…
Calcium regulation
What is the function of the Adrenal gl…
triggers fight or flight, engaged under stress or danger
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Psychology 2000 Exam 3
12 months
5 years
10 yrs
12 yrs
Walking and First Word
90% fluent in 1st language
Puberty in Girls
puberty in Boys
12 months
Walking and First Word
5 years
90% fluent in 1st language
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Psychology 2000 Final Exam
Wilhelm Wundt
Objective Introspection
Edward Titchener
William James
attempted to apply scientific principles to study the human m…
process of objectively examining and measuring one's own thou…
structuralism-- focus of study was the structure of the mind;…
was more interested in the importance of consciousness to eve…
Wilhelm Wundt
attempted to apply scientific principles to study the human m…
Objective Introspection
process of objectively examining and measuring one's own thou…
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Psychology 2000 Final Exam
Wundt
Titchener
James
Watson
Founder of psychology as a discipline, focused on conscious e…
Wundt's student who studied introspection- carefully observin…
first American psychologist, Influenced heavily by Charles Da…
behaviorism, left the field of psychology for advertising
Wundt
Founder of psychology as a discipline, focused on conscious e…
Titchener
Wundt's student who studied introspection- carefully observin…
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Psychology 2000 LSU Exam 2
classic conditioning
classic conditioning
stimulus-stimulus learning
acquisition
occurs by association between events in our environment
our minds naturally connect events that occur in a sequence.…
learning to associate one stimulus with another
the initial stage in classical conditioning during which asso…
classic conditioning
occurs by association between events in our environment
classic conditioning
our minds naturally connect events that occur in a sequence.…
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psychology 2000 exam 1
research producers
research consumers
evidence-based treatments
"interrogating information
producers of research info - importance?
consumers of research info- importance and benefits
therapies are separated by research
asking the right questions and evaluate a study
research producers
producers of research info - importance?
research consumers
consumers of research info- importance and benefits
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Psychology 2000 Final
Who is Wundt?
Who is Tichener?
Who is William James?
Who is Wertheimer?
- Founded the first psychology laboratory... - Introduced object…
- One of Wundt's students... - Expanded Wundt's ideas and called…
- Taught at the first American school to offer psych classes;…
- Belileved that psychological events such as precieveing and…
Who is Wundt?
- Founded the first psychology laboratory... - Introduced object…
Who is Tichener?
- One of Wundt's students... - Expanded Wundt's ideas and called…
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PSYCHOLOGY 2000 - Chapter 7
cognition
1950s psychologists' views changed
computer analogy
Herbert Simon
way in which information is processed and manipulated in reme…
computer science was a key motivator
physical brain is computer's hardware and cognition is its so…
compared human mind to computer processing systems
cognition
way in which information is processed and manipulated in reme…
1950s psychologists' views changed
computer science was a key motivator
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PSYCHOLOGY 2000 - Chapter 1
psychology
science
behavior
mental processes
scientific study of behavior and mental processes
use of systematic methods to observe human behavior and draw…
everything we do that can be directly observed
thoughts, feelings, and motives that people experience privat…
psychology
scientific study of behavior and mental processes
science
use of systematic methods to observe human behavior and draw…
217 terms
Psychology 2000 Final Exam
Algorithms
Analytical Intelligence
Availability Heuristic
Cognitive Universalism
very specific, step-by-step procedures for solving certain ty…
the ability to break problems down into component parts, or a…
Estimating the frequency or likelihood of an event based on h…
Theory that concepts are universal and influence the developm…
Algorithms
very specific, step-by-step procedures for solving certain ty…
Analytical Intelligence
the ability to break problems down into component parts, or a…
72 terms
Psychology 2000 Chapter 1
Wundt referred to the process of exami…
Hispanic psychologist Jorge Sanchez is…
The process of objectively examining a…
The textbook defines a ____________ as…
Objective introspection
Intelligence tests and their cultural biases
Objective introspection
Philosopher
Wundt referred to the process of exami…
Objective introspection
Hispanic psychologist Jorge Sanchez is…
Intelligence tests and their cultural biases
72 terms
Psychology 2000 Chapter 1
Wundt referred to the process of exami…
Hispanic psychologist Jorge Sanchez is…
The process of objectively examining a…
The textbook defines a ____________ as…
Objective introspection
Intelligence tests and their cultural biases
Objective introspection
Philosopher
Wundt referred to the process of exami…
Objective introspection
Hispanic psychologist Jorge Sanchez is…
Intelligence tests and their cultural biases
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