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Myers Psychology chapter 1
Hindsight Bias
intuition
descriptive research
case study
The tendency to believe, after learning an outcome, that one…
an effortless, immediate, automatic feeling or thought, as co…
systematic, objective observation of people. The goal is to p…
examining one individual in great depth. It can be unrepresen…
Hindsight Bias
The tendency to believe, after learning an outcome, that one…
intuition
an effortless, immediate, automatic feeling or thought, as co…
Myers Psychology Chapter 1
Cognitive bias
Availability Heuristic
framing effects for numbers
Hindsight bias
Mental shortcuts involving simplified ways of thinking that u…
estimating the likelihood of events based on their availabili…
preferring frequency to probability... (adaptive)
The tendency to believe, after learning an outcome, that one…
Cognitive bias
Mental shortcuts involving simplified ways of thinking that u…
Availability Heuristic
estimating the likelihood of events based on their availabili…
54 terms
Myers Psychology chapter 1
Hindsight Bias
intuition
descriptive research
case study
The tendency to believe, after learning an outcome, that one…
an effortless, immediate, automatic feeling or thought, as co…
systematic, objective observation of people. The goal is to p…
examining one individual in great depth. It can be unrepresen…
Hindsight Bias
The tendency to believe, after learning an outcome, that one…
intuition
an effortless, immediate, automatic feeling or thought, as co…
33 terms
Myers Exploring Psychology Chapter 1
empiricism
structuralism
functionalism
nature-nurture issue
the view that (a) knowledge comes from experience via the sen…
an early school of psychology that used introspection to expl…
a school of psychology that focused on how mental and behavio…
the longstanding controversy over the relative contributions…
empiricism
the view that (a) knowledge comes from experience via the sen…
structuralism
an early school of psychology that used introspection to expl…
29 terms
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…
30 terms
Myers Psychology - Chapter 1
case study
control condition
correlation
critical thinking
an observation technique in which one person is studied in de…
the condition of an experiment that contrasts with the experi…
a measure of the extent to which two factors vary together, a…
thinking that does not blindly accept arguments and conclusio…
case study
an observation technique in which one person is studied in de…
control condition
the condition of an experiment that contrasts with the experi…
33 terms
Psychology (Myers) - Chapter 1
Hindsight bias
Critical thinking
Theory
Hypothesis
tendency to believe, after learning an outcome, that one woul…
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
Hindsight bias
tendency to believe, after learning an outcome, that one woul…
Critical thinking
thinking that does not blindly accept arguments and conclusio…
25 terms
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…
46 terms
Myers Psychology chapter 1
Hindsight Bias
intuition
descriptive research
case study
The tendency to believe, after learning an outcome, that one…
an effortless, immediate, automatic feeling or thought, as co…
systematic, objective observation of people. The goal is to p…
examining one individual in great depth. It can be unrepresen…
Hindsight Bias
The tendency to believe, after learning an outcome, that one…
intuition
an effortless, immediate, automatic feeling or thought, as co…
54 terms
Myers Psychology Chapter 1
Hindsight Bias
intuition
descriptive research
case study
The tendency to believe, after learning an outcome, that one…
an effortless, immediate, automatic feeling or thought, as co…
systematic, objective observation of people. The goal is to p…
examining one individual in great depth. It can be unrepresen…
Hindsight Bias
The tendency to believe, after learning an outcome, that one…
intuition
an effortless, immediate, automatic feeling or thought, as co…
18 terms
Myers Psychology chapter 1
Hindsight Bias
intuition
descriptive research
case study
The tendency to believe, after learning an outcome, that one…
an effortless, immediate, automatic feeling or thought, as co…
systematic, objective observation of people. The goal is to p…
examining one individual in great depth. It can be unrepresen…
Hindsight Bias
The tendency to believe, after learning an outcome, that one…
intuition
an effortless, immediate, automatic feeling or thought, as co…
54 terms
Myers Psychology chapter 1
Hindsight Bias
intuition
descriptive research
case study
The tendency to believe, after learning an outcome, that one…
an effortless, immediate, automatic feeling or thought, as co…
systematic, objective observation of people. The goal is to p…
examining one individual in great depth. It can be unrepresen…
Hindsight Bias
The tendency to believe, after learning an outcome, that one…
intuition
an effortless, immediate, automatic feeling or thought, as co…
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Psychology Myers Chapter 1
hindsight bias
critical thinking
theory
hypothesis
The tendency to believe, after learning the outcome, that one…
Thinking that does not blindly accept arguments and conclusio…
An explanation using and integrated set of principles that or…
A testable prediction, often implied by a theory.
hindsight bias
The tendency to believe, after learning the outcome, that one…
critical thinking
Thinking that does not blindly accept arguments and conclusio…
16 terms
Myers AP Psychology Chapter 1
structuralism
functionalism
behaviorism
humanistic psychology
an early school of psychology that used inrospection to explo…
a school of psychology that focused on how our mental and beh…
the view that psychology should be an objective science that…
historically significant perspective that emphasized the grow…
structuralism
an early school of psychology that used inrospection to explo…
functionalism
a school of psychology that focused on how our mental and beh…
35 terms
Psychology (Myers) - Chapter 1
Behaviorism
Humanistic Psychology
Cognitive Neuroscience
Psychology
The view that psychology should (1) be a subjective science t…
Emphasized the growth potential of healthy people
The interdisciplinary study of the brain activity linked with…
The study of thought and behavior in animals and humans
Behaviorism
The view that psychology should (1) be a subjective science t…
Humanistic Psychology
Emphasized the growth potential of healthy people
30 terms
Myers Psychology - Chapter 1
case study
control condition
correlation
critical thinking
an observation technique in which one person is studied in de…
the condition of an experiment that contrasts with the experi…
a measure of the extent to which two factors vary together, a…
thinking that does not blindly accept arguments and conclusio…
case study
an observation technique in which one person is studied in de…
control condition
the condition of an experiment that contrasts with the experi…
31 terms
Myers 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…
29 terms
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…
30 terms
Myers' Psychology For Ap 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…
28 terms
Psychology (Myers) Chapter 1
intuition
hindsight bias
critical thinking
theory
an effortless, immediate, automatic feeling or thought, as co…
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…
intuition
an effortless, immediate, automatic feeling or thought, as co…
hindsight bias
the tendency to believe, after learning an outcome, that one…
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 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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Psychology Chapter 1 - 9e Myers
independent variable
placebo effect
double-blind procedure
random assignment
experimental factor that is manipulated (being studied)
a fake pill, not the treatment
both research participants & staff are blind (received treatm…
assigning participants to groups by chance
independent variable
experimental factor that is manipulated (being studied)
placebo effect
a fake pill, not the treatment
51 terms
Psychology- Chapter 1 By Myers
Intuition
Scientific attitude
Everyday thinking can...
Random events
Immediate feeling or thought that lacks conscious reasoning (…
Curiosity, skepticism, humility
sometimes lead us to the wrong conclusion
Tendency to receive order and patterns in random events
Intuition
Immediate feeling or thought that lacks conscious reasoning (…
Scientific attitude
Curiosity, skepticism, humility
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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…
61 terms
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…
29 terms
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…
32 terms
AP Psychology Myers Chapter 1 Master
hindsight bias
critical thinking
theory
hypothosis
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 theory
hindsight bias
the tendency to believe, after learning an outcome, that one…
critical thinking
thinking that does not blindly accept arguments and conclusio…
Psychology (Myers 11e) Chapter 1
Hindsight Bias
Overconfidence Phenomenom
Critical Thinking
Theory
knew-it-all-along phenomenon
tendency to be more confident than correct.
thinking that doesn't blindly accept arguments; rather, it ex…
explanation using an integrated set of principles that organi…
Hindsight Bias
knew-it-all-along phenomenon
Overconfidence Phenomenom
tendency to be more confident than correct.
24 terms
Myers Social Psychology Chapter 1
framing and why surveys don't work
indpendent variable
dependent variable
replication
unrepresentative samples, order of questions, response option…
the experimental factor that a researcher manipulates
the variable being measured so called because it may depend o…
repeating a research study, often with different participants…
framing and why surveys don't work
unrepresentative samples, order of questions, response option…
indpendent variable
the experimental factor that a researcher manipulates
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Myers Psychology - Chapter 1
case study
control condition
correlation
critical thinking
an observation technique in which one person is studied in de…
the condition of an experiment that contrasts with the experi…
a measure of the extent to which two factors vary together, a…
thinking that does not blindly accept arguments and conclusio…
case study
an observation technique in which one person is studied in de…
control condition
the condition of an experiment that contrasts with the experi…
31 terms
Psychology Myers Chapter 1
hindsight bias
critical thinking
theory
hypothesis
The tendency to believe, after learning the outcome, that one…
Thinking that does not blindly accept arguments and conclusio…
An explanation using and integrated set of principles that or…
A testable prediction, often implied by a theory.
hindsight bias
The tendency to believe, after learning the outcome, that one…
critical thinking
Thinking that does not blindly accept arguments and conclusio…
33 terms
Psychology Myers Chapter 1
hindsight bias
critical thinking
theory
hypothesis
The tendency to believe, after learning the outcome, that one…
Thinking that does not blindly accept arguments and conclusio…
An explanation using and integrated set of principles that or…
A testable prediction, often implied by a theory.
hindsight bias
The tendency to believe, after learning the outcome, that one…
critical thinking
Thinking that does not blindly accept arguments and conclusio…
30 terms
Myers' Psychology For Ap 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…
33 terms
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…
52 terms
Myers Psychology - Chapter 1
case study
control condition
correlation coefficient
critical thinking
an observation technique in which one person is studied in de…
the condition of an experiment that contrasts with the experi…
a statistical measure of the extent to which two factors vary…
thinking that does not blindly accept arguments and conclusio…
case study
an observation technique in which one person is studied in de…
control condition
the condition of an experiment that contrasts with the experi…
43 terms
Exploring Psychology- Myers 9th edition Chapter 1
structuralism
functionalism
behaviorism
humanistic psychology
early school of thought promoted by Wundt and Titchener; used…
early school of thought promoted by James and influenced by D…
the view that psychology (1) should be an objective science t…
historically significant perspective that emphasized the grow…
structuralism
early school of thought promoted by Wundt and Titchener; used…
functionalism
early school of thought promoted by James and influenced by D…
79 terms
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…
32 terms
Myers Exploring Psychology Chapter 1
structuralism
functionalism
nature-nurture issue
basic research
an early school of psychology that used introspection (inside…
a school of psychology that focused on HOW mental and behavio…
the longstanding controversy over the relative contributions…
pure science that aims to increase the scientific knowledge b…
structuralism
an early school of psychology that used introspection (inside…
functionalism
a school of psychology that focused on HOW mental and behavio…
30 terms
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…
35 terms
Psychology By David Myers 10th Edition Chapter 1
Hindsight Bias
Critical Thinking
Theory
Hypothesis
the tendency to believe, after learning the 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 the outcome, that one…
Critical Thinking
thinking that does not blindly accept arguments and conclusio…
31 terms
Myers Psychology for 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…
57 terms
Psychology David Myers 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 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…
31 terms
Myers Psychology Chapter 1 Key Terms
hindsight bias
critical thinking
theory
hypothesis
The tendency to believe, after learning an outcome, that one…
Thinking that doesn't blindly accept arguments and conclusion…
An explanation using an integrated set of principles that org…
A testable prediction, often implied by theory.
hindsight bias
The tendency to believe, after learning an outcome, that one…
critical thinking
Thinking that doesn't blindly accept arguments and conclusion…
31 terms
Myers Psychology for AP: 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…
10 terms
Myers 10e Psychology Chapter 1
hindsight bias
critical thinking
theory
hypothesis
The tendency to believe, after learning an outcome, that one…
A process that allows us to objectively analyze facts, issues…
A set of observations that predicts behaviors or events and a…
A testable prediction, often implied by a theory
hindsight bias
The tendency to believe, after learning an outcome, that one…
critical thinking
A process that allows us to objectively analyze facts, issues…
144 terms
Psychology- Chapter 1 - Myers Psychology
observing some phenomenon
variable
operational definition
operational definition
The first step in conducting scientific research
anything that can change
When trying to formulate a research question from your observ…
establishing this will eliminate any gray areas that might ar…
observing some phenomenon
The first step in conducting scientific research
variable
anything that can change
29 terms
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…
35 terms
Unit 2 Vocab Review: Myers Psychology: Chapter 1
Hindsight Bias
Double Blind Procedure
Independent Variable
Dependent Variables
The tendency to believe, after learning an outcome, that one…
An experimental procedure in which both the research particip…
The experimental factor that is manipulated--the variable who…
The outcome factor -- the variable that may change in respons…
Hindsight Bias
The tendency to believe, after learning an outcome, that one…
Double Blind Procedure
An experimental procedure in which both the research particip…
25 terms
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…
17 terms
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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