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AP psychology chapter 1
psychology
empirical approach
pseudo-psychology
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…
30 terms
AP Psychology Chapter 1
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 in 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…
21 terms
AP psychology chapter 1
psychology
empirical approach
pseudo-psychology
experimental psychologists
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…
psychologists who apply experimental methods to the study of…
psychology
the scientific study of behavior and mental processes
empirical approach
a study conducted via careful observations and scientifically…
AP psychology chapter 1
psychology
empirical approach
pseudo-psychology
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…
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AP Psychology - Chapter 1
What does "psych" mean in Greek?
Definition of psychology
Empirical method
What did Wundt focus on?
soul
the scientific study of the mind and behavior
method for acquiring knowledge based on observation, includin…
Parts of the mind - structuralism
What does "psych" mean in Greek?
soul
Definition of psychology
the scientific study of the mind and behavior
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AP Psychology Chapter 1
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…
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AP Psychology Chapter 1 Terms
Educational Psychologist
School Psychologists
Rehabilitation Psychologists
Personality Psychologists
the study of how psychological processes affect and can enhan…
Psychologists who test IQs, diagnose students academic proble…
Treat patients with physical and mental disorders alongside d…
Examine individual traits and behavior and the way in which t…
Educational Psychologist
the study of how psychological processes affect and can enhan…
School Psychologists
Psychologists who test IQs, diagnose students academic proble…
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AP Psychology Chapter 1
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
Hindsight bias
the tendency to believe, after learning an outcome, that one…
Critical thinking
thinking that does not blindly accept arguments and conclusio…
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AP Psychology Prologue and Chapter 1
Wilhelm Wundt
Structuralism
Functionalism
Edward Bradford Titchener
The first man of psychology. Started it in 1879 when conducte…
Early school of psychology that used introspection to explore…
school of psychology.how our mental and behavioral processes…
Edward Bradford Titchener aiemd to discover the structural el…
Wilhelm Wundt
The first man of psychology. Started it in 1879 when conducte…
Structuralism
Early school of psychology that used introspection to explore…
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AP Psychology Prologue/Chapter 1
Wilhelm Wundt
Structuralism
Functionalism
Edward Bradford Titchener
The first man of psychology. Started it in 1879 when conducte…
Early school of psychology that used introspection to explore…
school of psychology.how our mental and behavioral processes…
Edward Bradford Titchener aiemd to discover the structural el…
Wilhelm Wundt
The first man of psychology. Started it in 1879 when conducte…
Structuralism
Early school of psychology that used introspection to explore…
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AP Psychology Chapter 1
hindsight bias
critical thinking
theory
hypothesis
The i-knew-it-all-along phenomenon.... EX: Tell group A one "psy…
Examines assumptions, discerns hidden values, evaluates evide…
Explains through an integrated set of principles that organiz…
Testable prediction.... EX: "If a person has low self-esteem, th…
hindsight bias
The i-knew-it-all-along phenomenon.... EX: Tell group A one "psy…
critical thinking
Examines assumptions, discerns hidden values, evaluates evide…
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Myers AP Psychology Chapter 1
psychology
empiricism
structuralism
functionalism
the scientific study of behavior and mental processes
the view that knowledge originates in experience and that sci…
an early school of psychology that used inrospection to explo…
a school of psychology that focused on how our mental and beh…
psychology
the scientific study of behavior and mental processes
empiricism
the view that knowledge originates in experience and that sci…
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AP Psychology Chapter 1 Bernstein
Psychology
Positive Psychology
Biological Psychologists (Physiologica…
Cognitive Psychologist (Experimental P…
The science of behavior and mental processes
field of research that focuses on people's positive experienc…
Psychologists who analyze the biological factors influencing…
Psychologists who study the mental processes underlying judge…
Psychology
The science of behavior and mental processes
Positive Psychology
field of research that focuses on people's positive experienc…
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AP Psychology Chapter 1 Vocabulary
Operational definition... - Human intell…
Hindsight bias... - "I knew you were tro…
Replication... - Dan repeated his study…
Case Study... - The man had a metal pole…
A statement of the procedures used to define research variabl…
The tendency to believe, after learning an outcome, that one…
Repeating the essence of a research study, usually with diffe…
An observation technique in which one person is studied in de…
Operational definition... - Human intell…
A statement of the procedures used to define research variabl…
Hindsight bias... - "I knew you were tro…
The tendency to believe, after learning an outcome, that one…
AP PSYCHOLOGY CHAPTER 1
Introspection
Wilhelm Wundt
William James
Structuralism
An informal reflection process and a more formalized experime…
The person to build the first laboratory
The person who published The Principles of Psychology (the fi…
The idea that the mind operates by combining subjective emoti…
Introspection
An informal reflection process and a more formalized experime…
Wilhelm Wundt
The person to build the first laboratory
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AP Psychology Chapter 1
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…
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AP psychology chapter 1
psychology
empirical approach
pseudo-psychology
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…
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Myers AP Psychology Chapter 1
empiricism
structuralism
functionalism
experimental psychology
the view that knowledge originates in experience and that sci…
an early school of psychology that used inrospection to explo…
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 inrospection to explo…
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AP PSYCHOLOGY CHAPTER 1
Introspection
Wilhelm Wundt
William James
Structuralism
An informal reflection process and a more formalized experime…
The person to build the first laboratory
The person who published The Principles of Psychology (the fi…
The idea that the mind operates by combining subjective emoti…
Introspection
An informal reflection process and a more formalized experime…
Wilhelm Wundt
The person to build the first laboratory
28 terms
AP psychology chapter 1
psychology
empirical approach
pseudo-psychology
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…
43 terms
AP Psychology Chapter 1
Empiricism
Structuralism
Functionalism
Experimental Psychologists
The view that knowlege originates in experience and that scie…
An early school of psychology that used introspection (lookin…
a school of psychology that focused on how our mental and beh…
Psychologits who explore behavior and thinking with experiments
Empiricism
The view that knowlege originates in experience and that scie…
Structuralism
An early school of psychology that used introspection (lookin…
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AP psychology (chapter 1)
hindsight bias
critical thinking
theory
hypothesis
tendency to believe after learning an outcome, that one would…
thinking that does not blindly accept arguments and conclusio…
explanation using an integrated set of principles that organi…
testable prediction often implied by a theory... Ex/If I eat mo…
hindsight bias
tendency to believe after learning an outcome, that one would…
critical thinking
thinking that does not blindly accept arguments and conclusio…
AP Psychology Chapter 1
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 in 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…
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AP Psychology Chapter 1
Behaviorism
Dualism
Empiricist
Introspection
Theoretical perspective that emphasizes the study of observab…
the idea that the mind and body are two separate entities
person who believes that knowledge comes from experience with…
looking inward in an attempt to study feelings and sensations…
Behaviorism
Theoretical perspective that emphasizes the study of observab…
Dualism
the idea that the mind and body are two separate entities
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AP Psychology Chapter 1
Psychology
Empirical Appoach
Experimental Psychologyists
Applied Psychologyists
the scientific study of behavior and mental processes
a study conducted via careful observations and scientifically…
Psychologists who do research n bias physiological procresses
they use the knowledge developed by experimental psychologist…
Psychology
the scientific study of behavior and mental processes
Empirical Appoach
a study conducted via careful observations and scientifically…
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AP Psychology Chapter 1
Intro to Psychology
Solomon Asch Study
Solomon Asch
What did Solomon Asch's famous line ex…
Intro to Psychology
Only about 24% of the subjects didn't say the wrong answer on…
believed that people behave according how to they perceive th…
Peer pressure is a powerful motivator.
Intro to Psychology
Intro to Psychology
Solomon Asch Study
Only about 24% of the subjects didn't say the wrong answer on…
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AP Psychology Chapter 1
Psychology
Structuralism
Functionalism
Perspectives of Psychology
The science of behavior and mental processes... Developed from:…
Introspection
Function
Different approaches/perspectives that have different limits…
Psychology
The science of behavior and mental processes... Developed from:…
Structuralism
Introspection
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AP Psychology Chapter 1
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…
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Chapter 1 AP Psychology
hindsight bias
overconfidence
case study
survey
feeling confident in ones knowledge of a subject that happene…
extreme views of yourself or your ability to perform ... pe: Tho…
studying one individual in depth to learn more about people a…
evaluate many cases and in less depth, people will report the…
hindsight bias
feeling confident in ones knowledge of a subject that happene…
overconfidence
extreme views of yourself or your ability to perform ... pe: Tho…
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AP Psychology Chapter 1
correlation coefficient
number (in the correlation coefficient)
sign (in the correlation coefficient)
two problems with correlation research
a statistical measure of relationship
indicates the strength of the relationship
indicates the direction of the relationship
1) directionality problems... 2) confounding variables (3rd/extr…
correlation coefficient
a statistical measure of relationship
number (in the correlation coefficient)
indicates the strength of the relationship
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AP Psychology Chapter 1
Psychology
Confirmation Bias
Facilitated Communication
Pseudo Psychology
The science of behavior and mental processes.
The tendency to attend to evidence that complements and confi…
A treatment for autism where a facilitator attempts to commun…
Erroneous assertions of practices set forth as being scientif…
Psychology
The science of behavior and mental processes.
Confirmation Bias
The tendency to attend to evidence that complements and confi…
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AP Psychology Chapter 1
empiricism
structuralism
functionalism
experimental psychology
Information is collected by objective observations and experi…
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
Information is collected by objective observations and experi…
structuralism
An early school of psychology that used introspection to expl…
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AP Psychology (Chapter 1) Zimbardo
Psychology
Empirical Approach
Pseudopsychology
Confirmation Bias
The scientific study of behavior and mental processes.
The standard for all psychological research, based on observa…
Phony, unscientific psychology masquerading as the real thing.
The tendency to pay attention only to evidence that confirms…
Psychology
The scientific study of behavior and mental processes.
Empirical Approach
The standard for all psychological research, based on observa…
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AP Psychology Chapter 1
psychology
structuralism
functionalism
psychoananlysis
science of behavior and mental processes... single brain to grou…
early school of psychology that emphasized studying the basic…
Early school of psychology that emphasized studying purpose,…
personality theory and form of psychotherapy that emphasizes…
psychology
science of behavior and mental processes... single brain to grou…
structuralism
early school of psychology that emphasized studying the basic…
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AP Psychology- Chapter 1
Psychology
Critical thinking
Skepticism
Objectivity
The scientific study of behavior and mental process
the process of reflecting deeply and actively, asking questio…
questioning what "everyone knows"
being open to evidence, waiting to see what the evidence tell…
Psychology
The scientific study of behavior and mental process
Critical thinking
the process of reflecting deeply and actively, asking questio…
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AP Psychology: Prolouge and Chapter 1 Myers
introspection
structuralism
functionalism
Wilhelm Wundt
first began in laboratory set up by Wilhelm Wundt; process of…
idea proposed by Wundt that the mind operates by combining su…
theory presented by William James; emphasizes adaptiveness of…
set up first psychological laboratory in Leipzig, Germany in…
introspection
first began in laboratory set up by Wilhelm Wundt; process of…
structuralism
idea proposed by Wundt that the mind operates by combining su…
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Myers AP Psychology Prologue + Chapter 1
psychology
empiricism
structuralism
functionalism
the science of behavior and mental processes
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…
psychology
the science of behavior and mental processes
empiricism
the view that knowledge originates in experience and that sci…
58 terms
AP Psychology Chapter 1 Vocab
Behavioral psychology
Behaviorism
Biological Psychology
Case study
Focus: Observable behavior - no feelings involved. States tha…
Wave of psychology founded by John B. Watson; Says psychology…
Branch of psychology concerned with the links between biology…
Observation technique in which one person is studied in depth…
Behavioral psychology
Focus: Observable behavior - no feelings involved. States tha…
Behaviorism
Wave of psychology founded by John B. Watson; Says psychology…
32 terms
AP Psychology - Chapter 1
basic research
applied research
critical thinking
hindsight bias
gathering information to increase the knowledge base
a study that aims to solve a practical problem
thinking that does not blindly accept arguments and conclusio…
the tendency to believe, after learning and outcome, that one…
basic research
gathering information to increase the knowledge base
applied research
a study that aims to solve a practical problem
31 terms
ap psychology chapter 1
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
Hindsight bias
the tendency to believe, after learning an outcome, that one…
Critical thinking
thinking that does not blindly accept arguments and conclusio…
33 terms
AP Psychology Chapter 1
Hindsight Bias
Critical thinking
Theory
Hypotheses
the tendency to believe, after learning an outcome, that one…
thinking that does not blindly accept arguments and conclusio…
A hypothesis that has been tested with a significant amount o…
Statement or predictions that can be tested
Hindsight Bias
the tendency to believe, after learning an outcome, that one…
Critical thinking
thinking that does not blindly accept arguments and conclusio…
43 terms
AP Psychology Chapter 1
naturalistic observation
scientific method tab
feminist theory
gestalt psychology
observing and recording behavior naturally without trying to…
an approach or technique employed by scientists which relies…
views on the social roles of men and women in society
viewpoint that states people perceive and experience objects…
naturalistic observation
observing and recording behavior naturally without trying to…
scientific method tab
an approach or technique employed by scientists which relies…
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AP Psychology Chapter 1 Thinking Critically
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
Hindsight bias
the tendency to believe, after learning an outcome, that one…
Critical thinking
thinking that does not blindly accept arguments and conclusio…
28 terms
AP psychology chapter 1
psychology
empirical approach
pseudo-psychology
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…
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AP psychology chapter 1
psychology
experimental psychologists
psychiatry
Gestalt psychology
the scientific study of behavior and mental processes
psychologists who apply experimental methods to the study of…
a branch of medicine dealing with psychological disorders; pr…
a psychological approach that emphasizes that we often percei…
psychology
the scientific study of behavior and mental processes
experimental psychologists
psychologists who apply experimental methods to the study of…
29 terms
AP Psychology Chapter 1
Wilhelm Wundt
G. Stanley Hall
Edward Titchner
William James
structuralism; in 1879 founded first psychology laboratory in…
first american to work for Wundt; • Founded the American Psyc…
Studied structuralism. Broke consciousness down into three el…
founder of functionalism; studied how humans use perception t…
Wilhelm Wundt
structuralism; in 1879 founded first psychology laboratory in…
G. Stanley Hall
first american to work for Wundt; • Founded the American Psyc…
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AP Psychology Chapter 1 Vocab
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 about something yet to be tested
Hindsight bias
the tendency to believe, after learning an outcome, that one…
Critical thinking
thinking that does not blindly accept arguments and conclusio…
AP Psychology Chapter 1 - History & Methodology
Psychology
Behavior
Mental Processes
Four Goals of Psychology
The scientific study of behavior and mental processes
Outward or overt actions and reactions
Internal Covert activity of our minds
Description, Explanation, Prediction, Control
Psychology
The scientific study of behavior and mental processes
Behavior
Outward or overt actions and reactions
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AP Psychology Chapter 1 Review
Hindsight Bias
T
Scientific Method
Case Study
The phenomenon of when after learning the outcome of an event…
It is human tendency to be overconfident. T or F
1 Observation... 2 Hypothesis... 3 Test/experiment... 4 Conclusion... 5 R…
When psychologists study one individual (or group) in great d…
Hindsight Bias
The phenomenon of when after learning the outcome of an event…
T
It is human tendency to be overconfident. T or F
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Chapter 1 Vocabulary -AP Psychology
Operational Definition... -For Example,…
Hindsight Bias... -Are you a Monday-morn…
Replication... -For example, getting som…
Case Study... -For example, case studies…
-A statement of the procedures (operations) used to define re…
-The tendency to believe, after learning an outcome, that one…
-Repeating the essence of a research study, usually with diff…
-An observation technique in which one person is studied in d…
Operational Definition... -For Example,…
-A statement of the procedures (operations) used to define re…
Hindsight Bias... -Are you a Monday-morn…
-The tendency to believe, after learning an outcome, that one…
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