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10 terms
Izzy's AP Psych Prologue
empiricism
structuralism
functionalism
psychology
the view that (a) knowledge comes from experience via the sen…
an early school of psychology that used introspection to expl…
a school of thought that focused on how mental and behavioral…
the science of behavior and mental processes
empiricism
the view that (a) knowledge comes from experience via the sen…
structuralism
an early school of psychology that used introspection to expl…
42 terms
Izzy's AP Psych Ch 15
personality
free association
psychoanalysis
unconscious
An individual's characteristic pattern of thinking, felling,…
In psychoanalysis, a method of exploring the unconscious in w…
Freud's theory of personality that attributes our thoughts an…
According to Freud, a reservoir of mostly unacceptable though…
personality
An individual's characteristic pattern of thinking, felling,…
free association
In psychoanalysis, a method of exploring the unconscious in w…
24 terms
Izzy's AP Psych Ch 17
psychotherapy
eclectic approach
psychoanalysis
resistance
An emotionally charged, confiding interaction between a train…
An approach to psychotherapy that, depending on the client's…
The patient's free associations, resistances, dreams, and tra…
In psychoanalysis, the blocking from consciousness of anxiety…
psychotherapy
An emotionally charged, confiding interaction between a train…
eclectic approach
An approach to psychotherapy that, depending on the client's…
30 terms
Izzy's AP Psych Ch 01
hindsight bias
critical thinking
theory
hypothesis
the tendency to believe, after learning an outcome, that one…
thinking that does not blindly accept arguments and conclusio…
an explanation using an integrated set of principles that org…
a testable prediction, often implied by a theory
hindsight bias
the tendency to believe, after learning an outcome, that one…
critical thinking
thinking that does not blindly accept arguments and conclusio…
47 terms
Izzy's AP Psych Ch 05
sensation
perception
bottom-up processing
top-down processing
The process by which our sensory receptors and nervous system…
The process of organizing and interpreting sensory informatio…
Analysis that begins with the sense receptors and works up to…
Information processing guided by higher-level mental processes
sensation
The process by which our sensory receptors and nervous system…
perception
The process of organizing and interpreting sensory informatio…
35 terms
Izzy's AP Psych Ch 18
social psychology
attribution theory
fundamental attribution error
attitude
The scientific study of how we think about, influence, and re…
The theory that we tend to give a causal explanation for some…
The tendency for observers, when analyzing another's behavior…
A belief and feeling that predisposes one to respond in a par…
social psychology
The scientific study of how we think about, influence, and re…
attribution theory
The theory that we tend to give a causal explanation for some…
21 terms
Izzy's AP Psych Ch 16
psychological disorder
medical model
bio-psycho-social perspective
DSM-IV
A "harmful dysfunction" in which behavior is judged to be aty…
The concept that diseases have physical causes that can be di…
A contemporary perspective which assumes that biological, psy…
The American Psychiatric Association's Diagnostic and Statist…
psychological disorder
A "harmful dysfunction" in which behavior is judged to be aty…
medical model
The concept that diseases have physical causes that can be di…
23 terms
Izzy's AP Psych Ch 11
intelligence test
mental age
Stanford-Binet
intelligence quotient (IQ)
A method for assessing an individual's mental aptitudes and c…
The chronological age that most typically corresponds to a gi…
The widely used American revision of Binet's original intelli…
Defined originally as the ratio of mental age to chronologica…
intelligence test
A method for assessing an individual's mental aptitudes and c…
mental age
The chronological age that most typically corresponds to a gi…
55 terms
Izzy's AP Psych Ch 02
biological psychology
neuron
axon
myelin sheath
a branch of psychology concerned with the links between biolo…
a nerve cell; the basic building block of the nervous system
the extention of a neuron, ending in branching terminal fiber…
a layer of fatty tissue segmentally encasing the fibers of ma…
biological psychology
a branch of psychology concerned with the links between biolo…
neuron
a nerve cell; the basic building block of the nervous system
10 terms
Izzy's AP Psych Prologue
empiricism
structuralism
functionalism
psychology
the view that (a) knowledge comes from experience via the sen…
an early school of psychology that used introspection to expl…
a school of thought that focused on how mental and behavioral…
the science of behavior and mental processes
empiricism
the view that (a) knowledge comes from experience via the sen…
structuralism
an early school of psychology that used introspection to expl…
45 terms
AP Psychology Izzy
Structurlism
Functionalism
Behaviorists/ism
Humanistic Psychology
Edward Bradford Titchener used introspection to expose the st…
A school of psychology focused on how mental and behavioral p…
The view that psychology 1) should be an objective science th…
Historically significant perspective that emphasized the grow…
Structurlism
Edward Bradford Titchener used introspection to expose the st…
Functionalism
A school of psychology focused on how mental and behavioral p…
55 terms
Izzy's AP Psych Ch 02
biological psychology
neuron
axon
myelin sheath
a branch of psychology concerned with the links between biolo…
a nerve cell; the basic building block of the nervous system
the extention of a neuron, ending in branching terminal fiber…
a layer of fatty tissue segmentally encasing the fibers of ma…
biological psychology
a branch of psychology concerned with the links between biolo…
neuron
a nerve cell; the basic building block of the nervous system
27 terms
Izzy's AP Psych Ch 03
chromosomes
DNA (deoxyribonucleic acid)
genes
genome
threadlike structures made of DNA molecules that contain the…
a complex molecule containing the genetic information that ma…
the biochemical units of heredity that make up the chromosome…
the complete instructions for making an organism, containing…
chromosomes
threadlike structures made of DNA molecules that contain the…
DNA (deoxyribonucleic acid)
a complex molecule containing the genetic information that ma…
10 terms
Izzy's ecosystem vocabulary
Abiotic
Biotic
plants
animals
non-living things in the ecosystem (temperature, rain, sun, a…
living organisms in the ecosystem (animals, bacteria, plants)
producers
consumers
Abiotic
non-living things in the ecosystem (temperature, rain, sun, a…
Biotic
living organisms in the ecosystem (animals, bacteria, plants)
44 terms
AP Psychology Chapter 16 Izzy
Social Psychology
Attribution Theory
Fundamental Attribution
Attitide
The scientific study of how we think about, influence, and re…
(Proposed by Fritz Heider) The theory that we explain someone…
The tendency for observers, when analyzing another's behavior…
Feelings, often influenced by out beliefs, that predispose us…
Social Psychology
The scientific study of how we think about, influence, and re…
Attribution Theory
(Proposed by Fritz Heider) The theory that we explain someone…
55 terms
Izzy's AP Psych Ch 02
biological psychology
neuron
axon
myelin sheath
a branch of psychology concerned with the links between biolo…
a nerve cell; the basic building block of the nervous system
the extention of a neuron, ending in branching terminal fiber…
a layer of fatty tissue segmentally encasing the fibers of ma…
biological psychology
a branch of psychology concerned with the links between biolo…
neuron
a nerve cell; the basic building block of the nervous system
26 terms
Izzy's AP Psych Ch 12
motivation
instinct
drive-reduction theory
homeostasis
A need or desire that energizes and directs behavior
A complex behavior that is rigidly patterned throughout a spe…
The idea that a physiological need creates an aroused tension…
A tendency to maintain a balanced or constant internal state;…
motivation
A need or desire that energizes and directs behavior
instinct
A complex behavior that is rigidly patterned throughout a spe…
33 terms
Izzy's AJ Vocabulary
bildungsroman
anglophile
colonialism
Emigration
a coming of age story
someone who really likes england
The policy or practice of acquiring full or partial political…
to leave your country, not planning to return, and settle and…
bildungsroman
a coming of age story
anglophile
someone who really likes england
8 terms
Izzy's Fire Vocabulary
Exposition
Suspense
Indirect characterization
Complications
The setting up of a story; char., conflict, setting intro. ... e…
The build up of tension in a story ... ex. -When in hiding, hear…
When the author isn't directly stating about character- speec…
Mini problems aside from the main conflict ... ex. Hungry, inact…
Exposition
The setting up of a story; char., conflict, setting intro. ... e…
Suspense
The build up of tension in a story ... ex. -When in hiding, hear…
Izzy's Vocabulary
Carnivore
Herbivore
Producer
Consumer
obtains energy and nutrients from consumer/eating meat
obtains energy and nutrients from producer/eating plants
transforms energy from sun into sugars
obtains nutrients and energy from producer
Carnivore
obtains energy and nutrients from consumer/eating meat
Herbivore
obtains energy and nutrients from producer/eating plants
8 terms
Izzy's summer vocabulary
Royalty
Photograph
Xylophone
Kangaroo
Members of ruling family
A picture
Instrument
Animal
Royalty
Members of ruling family
Photograph
A picture
20 terms
Izzy's Unit 1 Vocabulary
Intercede
Hackeyed
Approbation
Innuendo
(v.) To plead on behalf of someone else; to serve as a third…
(adj) Overused
(n.) The expression of approval or favorable opinion, praise;…
(n.) a hint, indirect suggestion, or reference (often in a de…
Intercede
(v.) To plead on behalf of someone else; to serve as a third…
Hackeyed
(adj) Overused
Izzy's 3A vocabulary cards
For breakfast
Cereal
Breakfast
Eggs
En el desayuno
El Cereal
El desayuno
Los huevos
For breakfast
En el desayuno
Cereal
El Cereal
613 terms
Myer's Psychology for AP* Vocabulary
empiricism
structuralism
functionalism
experimental psychology
the view that knowledge originates in experience and that sci…
an early school of psychology that used introspection to expl…
a school of psychology that focused on how our mental and beh…
the study of behavior and thinking using the experimental met…
empiricism
the view that knowledge originates in experience and that sci…
structuralism
an early school of psychology that used introspection to expl…
613 terms
Myer's Psychology for AP* Vocabulary
empiricism
structuralism
functionalism
experimental psychology
the view that knowledge originates in experience and that sci…
an early school of psychology that used introspection to expl…
a school of psychology that focused on how our mental and beh…
the study of behavior and thinking using the experimental met…
empiricism
the view that knowledge originates in experience and that sci…
structuralism
an early school of psychology that used introspection to expl…
AP Psychology Vocabulary "S"
Schema
Secondary Reinforcements
Self-Actualization
Self-Efficiency
The cognitive structure utilized to make sense of the world.
A reinforcer other than one which meets our basic needs such…
The process of understanding oneself more completely and bein…
One's beliefs in his or her own ability.
Schema
The cognitive structure utilized to make sense of the world.
Secondary Reinforcements
A reinforcer other than one which meets our basic needs such…
613 terms
AP Psychology Myer's Vocabulary
empiricism
structuralism
functionalism
experimental psychology
the view that knowledge originates in experience and that sci…
an early school of psychology that used introspection to expl…
a school of psychology that focused on how our mental and beh…
the study of behavior and thinking using the experimental met…
empiricism
the view that knowledge originates in experience and that sci…
structuralism
an early school of psychology that used introspection to expl…
10 terms
Izzy's vocabulary 1-27-16
Praised
Sobbed
Soothing
Chuckling
To compliment someone by telling them that they did something…
To have cried really hard
Something that makes you feel calm.
To laugh quietly to yourself.
Praised
To compliment someone by telling them that they did something…
Sobbed
To have cried really hard
36 terms
Lilibeth and Izzy's World History Vocabulary
Missionaries
Tribunes
Plebeians
Patricians
Someone sent to promote religious conversion in a territory o…
an official in ancient Rome chosen by the plebeians to protec…
a member of the lower social classes; commoner
an aristocrat or nobleman.
Missionaries
Someone sent to promote religious conversion in a territory o…
Tribunes
an official in ancient Rome chosen by the plebeians to protec…
643 terms
Dr. Zimbardo's AP Psychology Book Vocabulary
Applied psychologists
Behavioral view
Behaviorism
Biological view
Psychologists who use the knowledge developed by experimental…
A psychological perspective that finds the source of our acti…
A historical school (as well as a modern perspective) that ha…
Psychological perspective that searches for the causes of beh…
Applied psychologists
Psychologists who use the knowledge developed by experimental…
Behavioral view
A psychological perspective that finds the source of our acti…
Izzi's vocabulary terms chap 11
gene
heterozygous
homologous
independent assortment
A segment of DNA on a chromosome that codes for a specific tr…
An organism that has two different alleles for a trait
Similar structures that related species have inherited from a…
The random distribution of the pairs of genes on different ch…
gene
A segment of DNA on a chromosome that codes for a specific tr…
heterozygous
An organism that has two different alleles for a trait
613 terms
Myer's Psychology for AP* Vocabulary
empiricism
structuralism
functionalism
experimental psychology
the view that knowledge originates in experience and that sci…
an early school of psychology that used introspection to expl…
a school of psychology that focused on how our mental and beh…
the study of behavior and thinking using the experimental met…
empiricism
the view that knowledge originates in experience and that sci…
structuralism
an early school of psychology that used introspection to expl…
71 terms
Tia's AP Psychology Vocabulary
Alzheimers disease
Anterograde amnesia
Childhood amnesia/infant amnesia
Chunking
Old people lose memory, are confused, are depressed
Can't remember things after an accident
Lack of memories from very early in life
Taking little pieces of information and putting them together…
Alzheimers disease
Old people lose memory, are confused, are depressed
Anterograde amnesia
Can't remember things after an accident
613 terms
Myer's Psychology for AP* Vocabulary
empiricism
structuralism
functionalism
experimental psychology
the view that knowledge originates in experience and that sci…
an early school of psychology that used introspection to expl…
a school of psychology that focused on how our mental and beh…
the study of behavior and thinking using the experimental met…
empiricism
the view that knowledge originates in experience and that sci…
structuralism
an early school of psychology that used introspection to expl…
47 terms
MYER'S PSYCHOLOGY FOR AP VOCABULARY: Unit 14
Social Psychology
Attribution Theory
Fundamental Attribution Error
Attitude
the scientific study of how we think about, influence, and re…
the theory that we explain someone's behavior by crediting ei…
the tendency for observers, when analyzing another's behavior…
feelings, often influenced by our beliefs, that predispose us…
Social Psychology
the scientific study of how we think about, influence, and re…
Attribution Theory
the theory that we explain someone's behavior by crediting ei…
613 terms
Myer's Psychology for AP* Vocabulary Final Review
empiricism
structuralism
functionalism
experimental psychology
the view that knowledge originates in experience and that sci…
an early school of psychology that used introspection to expl…
a school of psychology that focused on how our mental and beh…
the study of behavior and thinking using the experimental met…
empiricism
the view that knowledge originates in experience and that sci…
structuralism
an early school of psychology that used introspection to expl…
769 terms
Barron's AP Psychology- all vocabulary
social cognition
attitude
mere exposure effect
LaPiere study
how people think about themselves and the social world; more…
set of beliefs and feelings
the more one is exposed to something, the more one will come…
discovered that although people had bad attitudes towards Asi…
social cognition
how people think about themselves and the social world; more…
attitude
set of beliefs and feelings
AP Psychology Unit 1: Psychology's History and Approaches Vocabulary
empiricism
structuralism
functionalism
experimental psychology
the view that knowledge originates in experience and that sci…
an early school of psychology that used introspection to expl…
a school of psychology that focused on how our mental and beh…
the study of behavior and thinking using the experimental met…
empiricism
the view that knowledge originates in experience and that sci…
structuralism
an early school of psychology that used introspection to expl…
47 terms
MYER'S PSYCHOLOGY FOR AP VOCABULARY: Unit 14
Social Psychology
Attribution Theory
Fundamental Attribution Error
Attitude
the scientific study of how we think about, influence, and re…
the theory that we explain someone's behavior by crediting ei…
the tendency for observers, when analyzing another's behavior…
feelings, often influenced by our beliefs, that predispose us…
Social Psychology
the scientific study of how we think about, influence, and re…
Attribution Theory
the theory that we explain someone's behavior by crediting ei…
47 terms
MYER'S PSYCHOLOGY FOR AP VOCABULARY: Unit 14
Social Psychology
Attribution Theory
Fundamental Attribution Error
Attitude
the scientific study of how we think about, influence, and re…
the theory that we explain someone's behavior by crediting ei…
the tendency for observers, when analyzing another's behavior…
feelings, often influenced by our beliefs, that predispose us…
Social Psychology
the scientific study of how we think about, influence, and re…
Attribution Theory
the theory that we explain someone's behavior by crediting ei…
47 terms
MYER'S PSYCHOLOGY FOR AP VOCABULARY: Unit 14
Social Psychology
Attribution Theory
Fundamental Attribution Error
Attitude
the scientific study of how we think about, influence, and re…
the theory that we explain someone's behavior by crediting ei…
the tendency for observers, when analyzing another's behavior…
feelings, often influenced by our beliefs, that predispose us…
Social Psychology
the scientific study of how we think about, influence, and re…
Attribution Theory
the theory that we explain someone's behavior by crediting ei…
62 terms
MYER'S PSYCHOLOGY FOR AP VOCABULARY: Unit 14
Social Psychology
Attribution Theory
Fundamental Attribution Error
Attitude
the scientific study of how we think about, influence, and re…
the theory that we explain someone's behavior by crediting ei…
the tendency for observers, when analyzing another's behavior…
feelings, often influenced by our beliefs, that predispose us…
Social Psychology
the scientific study of how we think about, influence, and re…
Attribution Theory
the theory that we explain someone's behavior by crediting ei…
613 terms
Myer's Psychology for AP* Vocabulary [All 14 Units]
empiricism
structuralism
functionalism
experimental psychology
the view that knowledge originates in experience and that sci…
an early school of psychology that used introspection to expl…
a school of psychology that focused on how our mental and beh…
the study of behavior and thinking using the experimental met…
empiricism
the view that knowledge originates in experience and that sci…
structuralism
an early school of psychology that used introspection to expl…
39 terms
Myer's Psychology for AP Unit 8A: MOTIVATION
motivation
instinct
drive reduction theory
homeostatis
a need or desire that energizes and directs behavior
a complex behavior that is rigidly patterned throughout a spe…
the idea that a physiological need creates an arousal tension…
a tendency to maintain a balanced or constant interval state;…
motivation
a need or desire that energizes and directs behavior
instinct
a complex behavior that is rigidly patterned throughout a spe…
16 terms
AP Psychology Module 1 : Psychology's History
Empiricism
Structuralism
Functionalism
Experimental psychology
The view that knowledge originates in experience and that sci…
Early school of thought promoted by Wundt and Titchener; used…
Early school of thought promoted by James and influenced by D…
The study of behavior and thinking and using the experimental…
Empiricism
The view that knowledge originates in experience and that sci…
Structuralism
Early school of thought promoted by Wundt and Titchener; used…
52 terms
Armon's Ap Psychology Unit 6 Vocabulary
learning
habituation
associative learning
classical conditioning
a relatively permanent change in an organism's behavior due t…
an organism's decreasing response to a stimulus with repeated…
learning that certain events occur together. The events may b…
a type of learning in which one learns to link two or more st…
learning
a relatively permanent change in an organism's behavior due t…
habituation
an organism's decreasing response to a stimulus with repeated…
62 terms
MYER'S PSYCHOLOGY FOR AP VOCABULARY: Unit 14
Social Psychology
Attribution Theory
Fundamental Attribution Error
Attitude
the scientific study of how we think about, influence, and re…
the theory that we explain someone's behavior by crediting ei…
the tendency for observers, when analyzing another's behavior…
feelings, often influenced by our beliefs, that predispose us…
Social Psychology
the scientific study of how we think about, influence, and re…
Attribution Theory
the theory that we explain someone's behavior by crediting ei…
613 terms
Myer's Psychology for AP* Vocabulary [All 14 Units]
empiricism
structuralism
functionalism
experimental psychology
the view that knowledge originates in experience and that sci…
an early school of psychology that used introspection to expl…
a school of psychology that focused on how our mental and beh…
the study of behavior and thinking using the experimental met…
empiricism
the view that knowledge originates in experience and that sci…
structuralism
an early school of psychology that used introspection to expl…
54 terms
AP Psychology Meyer's Unit 9 Vocabulary
developmental psychology
zygote
embryo
fetus
branch of psychology that studies physical, cognitive, and so…
the fetilized egg; it enters a 2-week period of rapid cell di…
the developing human organism from about 2 weeks after fertil…
the developing human organism from 9 weeks after conception t…
developmental psychology
branch of psychology that studies physical, cognitive, and so…
zygote
the fetilized egg; it enters a 2-week period of rapid cell di…
28 terms
MYER'S PSYCHOLOGY FOR AP VOCABULARY: Unit 13 treatment
Eclectic Approach
Psychotherapy
Psychoanalysis
Resistance
an approach to psychotherapy that, depending on the client's…
treatment involving psychological techniques; consists of int…
Sigmund Freud's therapeutic technique. Freud believed the pat…
in psychoanalysis, the blocking from consciousness of anxiety…
Eclectic Approach
an approach to psychotherapy that, depending on the client's…
Psychotherapy
treatment involving psychological techniques; consists of int…
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