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41 terms
life span pysch
Androgyny
Growth Mindset
self- understanding
perspective talking
Presence of positive masculine and feminine characteristics i…
believe their qualities can change and improve through their…
~8-11 elementary... children describe themselves with psychologi…
social cognitive process involved in assuming the perspective…
Androgyny
Presence of positive masculine and feminine characteristics i…
Growth Mindset
believe their qualities can change and improve through their…
9 terms
Life Span Pysch- Day 1
What does being Normal mean?
What is being culturally normal?
Why do people want to be normal?
What is being clinically normal?
Perfect and ideal
Having standards that are to a group which differentiates aro…
1. Being normal is socially accepted... 2. You may be viewed as…
Having tests being done to check your physical or mental well…
What does being Normal mean?
Perfect and ideal
What is being culturally normal?
Having standards that are to a group which differentiates aro…
Pysch,- Life Span Development (Test 3)
Developmental psychology
Early Childhood: Sensory & Perceptual
motor development
attachment
the study of age-related changes in behavior and mental proce…
Hearing is developed, with preference for mother's voice. Tou…
orderly, observable emergence of active movement skills. Chin…
a strong emotional bond with special others that endures over…
Developmental psychology
the study of age-related changes in behavior and mental proce…
Early Childhood: Sensory & Perceptual
Hearing is developed, with preference for mother's voice. Tou…
30 terms
Life Span Pysch Vocabulary Chapters 1&2
Human Development
Life Span Development
Quantitative Change
Qualitative Change
Systematic changes and continuities in the individual that oc…
Involves systematic changes and continuities between concepti…
Pg. 29, has to do with time and amount; are changes in degree…
Changes in kind that suggest discontinuity
Human Development
Systematic changes and continuities in the individual that oc…
Life Span Development
Involves systematic changes and continuities between concepti…
32 terms
AP Pysch Ch. 4 (class): Developing Through the Life Span
Grasping reflex
Sucking reflex
Swallowing reflex
Rooting reflex
An infants' clinging response to a touch on the palm of the h…
The tendencies for babies to such on things placed in its mouth
Enable babies to swallow liquid without choking
An infant's response in turning toward the source of touch th…
Grasping reflex
An infants' clinging response to a touch on the palm of the h…
Sucking reflex
The tendencies for babies to such on things placed in its mouth
31 terms
AP Pysch Ch. 4 (book): Developing Through the Life Span
environment
behavior genetics
individualism
gender
every nongenetic influence, from prenatal nutrition to the pe…
the study of the relative power and limits of genetic and env…
giving priority to one's own goals over group goals, and defi…
in psychology, the biologically and socially influenced chara…
environment
every nongenetic influence, from prenatal nutrition to the pe…
behavior genetics
the study of the relative power and limits of genetic and env…
39 terms
PYSCH 1001 - Chapter 5: Developing through the Life Span
developmental psychology
zygote
fetus
teratogens
a branch of psychology that studies physical, cognitive and s…
the fertilized egg; it enters a two week period of rapid cell…
the developing human organism from 9 weeks after conception o…
(literally "monster maker") agents, such as chemicals and vir…
developmental psychology
a branch of psychology that studies physical, cognitive and s…
zygote
the fertilized egg; it enters a two week period of rapid cell…
32 terms
AP Pysch Ch. 4 (class): Developing Through the Life Span
Grasping reflex
Sucking reflex
Swallowing reflex
Rooting reflex
An infants' clinging response to a touch on the palm of the h…
The tendencies for babies to such on things placed in its mouth
Enable babies to swallow liquid without choking
An infant's response in turning toward the source of touch th…
Grasping reflex
An infants' clinging response to a touch on the palm of the h…
Sucking reflex
The tendencies for babies to such on things placed in its mouth
31 terms
AP Pysch Ch. 4 (book): Developing Through the Life Span
environment
behavior genetics
individualism
gender
every nongenetic influence, from prenatal nutrition to the pe…
the study of the relative power and limits of genetic and env…
giving priority to one's own goals over group goals, and defi…
in psychology, the biologically and socially influenced chara…
environment
every nongenetic influence, from prenatal nutrition to the pe…
behavior genetics
the study of the relative power and limits of genetic and env…
31 terms
AP Pysch Ch. 4 (book): Developing Through the Life Span
environment
behavior genetics
individualism
gender
every nongenetic influence, from prenatal nutrition to the pe…
the study of the relative power and limits of genetic and env…
giving priority to one's own goals over group goals, and defi…
in psychology, the biologically and socially influenced chara…
environment
every nongenetic influence, from prenatal nutrition to the pe…
behavior genetics
the study of the relative power and limits of genetic and env…
107 terms
Life Span
Primary Sex Characteristics
Secondary Sex Characteristics
Circadian rhythm
reason why teenagers have increased en…
Girl-Uterus, vagina, menstruation.... Boy-Penis, enlargement of…
Are not directly related to fertility.... Girl- Breasts and pubi…
A day-night cycle of biological activity that occurs approx e…
Adrenal glands have increase endurance
Primary Sex Characteristics
Girl-Uterus, vagina, menstruation.... Boy-Penis, enlargement of…
Secondary Sex Characteristics
Are not directly related to fertility.... Girl- Breasts and pubi…
64 terms
Life Span
Cultural Psychology
Human Development
Cross-cultural Human Development
Culture
The systematic study of relationship between the cultural con…
Changes in physical, psychological, & social Bx as experience…
Cultural similarities & differences in developmental processe…
The cluster of learned & share beliefs, values (achievement,…
Cultural Psychology
The systematic study of relationship between the cultural con…
Human Development
Changes in physical, psychological, & social Bx as experience…
40 terms
Life span
life span development
physical development
cognitive development
personality development
the field of study that examines patterns of growth, change a…
examines the brain, nervous system, muscles, and senses also…
examines the way we learn, memory, problem solving, skills, a…
study of stability and change in the enduring characteristics…
life span development
the field of study that examines patterns of growth, change a…
physical development
examines the brain, nervous system, muscles, and senses also…
10 terms
Research in Life-Span Development
naturalistic observation
case study
correlational research
correlation coefficient
occurs in a real-world setting without any attempt to manipul…
an in-depth look at a single individual
focuses on describing the strength of the relation between tw…
a number between -1 and 1 that is based upon statistical anal…
naturalistic observation
occurs in a real-world setting without any attempt to manipul…
case study
an in-depth look at a single individual
38 terms
Life Span
Infant weight:... Ho fast does a child do…
Ductus Venousus
Ductus Arteriosus
Surfactant
4 to 6 months
(connects the umbilical vein to the inferior vena cava) const…
(connects pulmonary artery to the aorta and becomes the ligam…
chemical in the lungs which reduces the surface tension
Infant weight:... Ho fast does a child do…
4 to 6 months
Ductus Venousus
(connects the umbilical vein to the inferior vena cava) const…
32 terms
life span
Developmental psychology
John Locke
Jean-Jacques Rousseau
How were children viewed in the middle…
discipline that studies the physical, cognitive, social, and…
-Believed that the child came into the world as a "Tabula ras…
- Argued that children are inherently good and that, if allow…
children were viewed as innately evil and discipline was hars…
Developmental psychology
discipline that studies the physical, cognitive, social, and…
John Locke
-Believed that the child came into the world as a "Tabula ras…
27 terms
Life Span
Suppression
Rationalization
Identification
Sublimation
operates on conscious level best described as the conscious p…
defense mechanism that is most widely used by all ages, justi…
mechanism in which one takes on the personality traits of ano…
another mental mechanism in which the individual channels or…
Suppression
operates on conscious level best described as the conscious p…
Rationalization
defense mechanism that is most widely used by all ages, justi…
290 terms
Life span
Human development
Nature- nurture
Nurture
Continuity-discontinuity issue
Study of how people change and how they remain the same over…
The degree to which genetic or hereditary influences and expe…
Determine the kind of person you are
A particular Developmental phenomenon represents a smooth pro…
Human development
Study of how people change and how they remain the same over…
Nature- nurture
The degree to which genetic or hereditary influences and expe…
14 terms
Life Span
Jean Piagets 3 concepts
Schema
Assimilation
Accomadation
Schema;... Assimilation;... Accomodation
Refers to patterns consisting of a number of organized ideas…
The ability to absorb new information into existing schemas
Occurs with new experiences that no longer fit or can be assi…
Jean Piagets 3 concepts
Schema;... Assimilation;... Accomodation
Schema
Refers to patterns consisting of a number of organized ideas…
life span
maturation
development
growth
critical period
what is the process that is based on an INDIVIDUALS GROWTH, f…
BEHAVIORAL CHANGES and functional abilities and skills
MEASURABLE changes in physical size of body and parts and mind
time of MOST RAPID growth and development children experience…
maturation
what is the process that is based on an INDIVIDUALS GROWTH, f…
development
BEHAVIORAL CHANGES and functional abilities and skills
12 terms
life span
chromosomes
complex molecules with a double helix…
units of hereditary info composed of D…
building blocks of cells and regulator…
...
DNA
GENES
PROTEINS
chromosomes
...
complex molecules with a double helix…
DNA
11 terms
life span
neural tube
telencephalon
diencephalon
mesencephalon
a hollow structure from which the brain and spinal cord form.…
cerebral cortex
thalamus, hypothalamus
midbrain
neural tube
a hollow structure from which the brain and spinal cord form.…
telencephalon
cerebral cortex
29 terms
Life span
Li
Parks
Maylor
Raz (05)
Cognition peaks at age 20
Working memory decreases with age while verbal increases
Prospective memory declines with age
Motor and primary sensory first areas to decline, PC takes lo…
Li
Cognition peaks at age 20
Parks
Working memory decreases with age while verbal increases
10 terms
Life Span
Levinson (4 eras)
Mercer, Nichols, Doyle (5 eras)
secondary sex characteristics
Androgynous
adolescence 11-17, early adulthood 18-45, middle adulthood 46…
launch to adulthood 16-25, leveling 26-30, liberation 36-60,…
a sex-differentiating characteristic that doesn't relate dire…
having both male and female characteristics
Levinson (4 eras)
adolescence 11-17, early adulthood 18-45, middle adulthood 46…
Mercer, Nichols, Doyle (5 eras)
launch to adulthood 16-25, leveling 26-30, liberation 36-60,…
12 terms
Life Span
Developmental Science
Field of Human Development
Scientific
applied
field of study devoted to understanding constancy and change…
Scientific, applied, interdisciplinary
conduct empirical research
meaning practical use
Developmental Science
field of study devoted to understanding constancy and change…
Field of Human Development
Scientific, applied, interdisciplinary
20 terms
Life Span
Maturation
Zygote
Embryo
Fetus
The developmental process that produces genetically programme…
A fertilized egg
A developing baby from the point where the major axis of the…
A developing babu during the final phase of development in th…
Maturation
The developmental process that produces genetically programme…
Zygote
A fertilized egg
145 terms
Life Span
John Locke
Childern
Jean- Jacques Rousseau
20th Century
Believed children came into this world as tabula rasa "clean…
often viewed as innately evil
childern inherently good,express their natural impluses, deve…
laws passed to protect childern, required to attend school, p…
John Locke
Believed children came into this world as tabula rasa "clean…
Childern
often viewed as innately evil
36 terms
Life Span
whats the criteria to diagnose a psych…
diathesis stress model
major depressive disorder
somatic symptoms
-statistical deviance... -maladaptiveness (danger to themselves…
-vulnerability to psychological disorders ... suggests that a pe…
at least one episode of feeling sad, hopeless , loss of inter…
body symptoms (tiredness aches )
whats the criteria to diagnose a psych…
-statistical deviance... -maladaptiveness (danger to themselves…
diathesis stress model
-vulnerability to psychological disorders ... suggests that a pe…
52 terms
Life Span
Acceptance
Adolescence
Alzheimer's disease
Animistic thinking
Fifth and last in Elizabeth Kübler-Ross' stages of death and…
The transition period between childhood and adulthood
A degenerative disease marked by progressive cognitive declin…
Belief that inanimate objects are alive
Acceptance
Fifth and last in Elizabeth Kübler-Ross' stages of death and…
Adolescence
The transition period between childhood and adulthood
83 terms
life span
critical period
sensitive period
physchoanalytic
Erikson's psychosocial development
specific time in which particular event has great consequence…
particularly susceptible, but not always an irreversible cons…
emphasizes unconscious processes and pychosexual development-…
focuses on out interactions with others and society
critical period
specific time in which particular event has great consequence…
sensitive period
particularly susceptible, but not always an irreversible cons…
16 terms
life span
physical development
cognitive development
personality development
social developement
examining the ways in which the body's makeup-the brain, nerv…
seeking to understand how growth and change in intellectual c…
the study of stability and change in the enduring characteris…
the way in which individuals' interactions with others and th…
physical development
examining the ways in which the body's makeup-the brain, nerv…
cognitive development
seeking to understand how growth and change in intellectual c…
62 terms
Life-span
Empirical
Replication
Nature
Nurture
Evidence based on data from scientific observations or experi…
The replication of a study, using different participants
General term for traits (genes)
Environmental influence that affect development after consump…
Empirical
Evidence based on data from scientific observations or experi…
Replication
The replication of a study, using different participants
15 terms
Life span
Infancy
Moro reflex
Palmar reflex
Rooting reflex
Stage of life from birth to one year
When startled an infant throws his arms out spreads his finge…
When you place your fingers in an infants palm he will grasp it
When you touch a hungry infants cheek he will turn his head t…
Infancy
Stage of life from birth to one year
Moro reflex
When startled an infant throws his arms out spreads his finge…
10 terms
LifeSpan
Intimacy versus Isolation
Social Convoy
Consequential strangers
Fictive Kin
The sixth of Eriksons eight stages of development. Adults see…
Collectively, the family members, friends, acquaintances, and…
People who are not in a persons closest friendship circle but…
Someone who becomes accepted as part of a family to which he…
Intimacy versus Isolation
The sixth of Eriksons eight stages of development. Adults see…
Social Convoy
Collectively, the family members, friends, acquaintances, and…
19 terms
life span
The science of human development
Nature
Nurture
infancy
seeks to understand how and why people of all ages and circum…
Influence of genes we inherit
Environmental influences that affect development
0-2 years
The science of human development
seeks to understand how and why people of all ages and circum…
Nature
Influence of genes we inherit
41 terms
life span
developmental psychology
zygote
embryo
fetus
a branch of psychology that studies physical, cognitive, and…
the fertilized egg that enters a 2-week period of rapid cell…
the developing human organism from about 2 weeks after fertil…
the developing human organism from 9 weeks after conception t…
developmental psychology
a branch of psychology that studies physical, cognitive, and…
zygote
the fertilized egg that enters a 2-week period of rapid cell…
8 terms
life span
prenate
infancy
early childhood
late childhood
conception - birhth
birth - 2 years old
2years old -6years old
6years -12 years old
prenate
conception - birhth
infancy
birth - 2 years old
Life-span
science of human development
scientific method
hypothesis
empirical evidence
The science that seeks to understand how and why people of al…
a way to answer questions that require empirical research and…
a specific prediction that can be tested
Evidence that is based upon objective observation, measuremen…
science of human development
The science that seeks to understand how and why people of al…
scientific method
a way to answer questions that require empirical research and…
96 terms
Life Span
Emotion
Roles of emotion
Influenced by:
Emotional regulation
A feeling, or affect, that occurs when a person is engaged in…
-communication with others... -behavioral organization
-social relationships ... -biological foundations... -a persons exp…
Consists of effectively managing arousal to adapt and reach a…
Emotion
A feeling, or affect, that occurs when a person is engaged in…
Roles of emotion
-communication with others... -behavioral organization
29 terms
Life Span
fluid intelligence
crystallized intelligence
standford binet intelligente scale
intelligence quotient
is the ability to use your mind actively and solve novel prob…
is the use of knowledge acquired through schooling and life e…
one of the most widely used individually administered intelli…
a numerical measurement of a person's performance on an intel…
fluid intelligence
is the ability to use your mind actively and solve novel prob…
crystallized intelligence
is the use of knowledge acquired through schooling and life e…
7 terms
Life Span
Development
Plasticity
Teratogen
Cephalocaudal Pattern
Refers to the changes or patternsbof movement that individual…
The amount of change that is possible
Any substance or agent that interferes with the normal develo…
Development occurs from the head down in infants
Development
Refers to the changes or patternsbof movement that individual…
Plasticity
The amount of change that is possible
8 terms
Life span
Prenatal
Infancy
Early Childhood
Late childhood
Conception to birth
0 to 2
2 to 6
6 to 12
Prenatal
Conception to birth
Infancy
0 to 2
life span
human development
longitudinal design
cross-sectional design
cross-sequential design
the scientific study of the changes that occur in people as t…
research design in which one participant or group of particip…
research design in which several different age-groups of part…
research design in which participants are first studied by me…
human development
the scientific study of the changes that occur in people as t…
longitudinal design
research design in which one participant or group of particip…
101 terms
life span
scientific method
epigenetics
differential susceptibility
emperical evidence
1 curiosity... 2 hypothesis... 3 test hypothesis... 4 draw conclusions…
environment forces gene alteration
how sensitivity to environmental experiences changes for each…
based on evidence/ data, not theories
scientific method
1 curiosity... 2 hypothesis... 3 test hypothesis... 4 draw conclusions…
epigenetics
environment forces gene alteration
31 terms
life span
human development
longitudinal design
cross-sectional design
cross-sequential design
the scientific study of the changes that occur in people as t…
research design in which one participant or group of particip…
research design in which several different age-groups of part…
research design in which participants are first studied by me…
human development
the scientific study of the changes that occur in people as t…
longitudinal design
research design in which one participant or group of particip…
20 terms
life span
How long you usually live in the wild
Has several separate growth stages
the passing of traits
Is a way of acting that animal doesn't…
life span
metamorphosis
Heredity
instinct
How long you usually live in the wild
life span
Has several separate growth stages
metamorphosis
20 terms
Life Span
Rabbits
Ferrets
Pot-bellied Pigs
Hedgehogs
5-10 Years
6-10 Years
15-25 Years
8-10 Years
Rabbits
5-10 Years
Ferrets
6-10 Years
56 terms
Life Span
Middle Adulthood
Climacteric
Menopause
Crystallized Intelligence
Developmental period between the ages of 40-65
The midlife transition in which fertility declines
The complete cessation of a woman's menstration
Accumulated information and verbal skills, which increases
Middle Adulthood
Developmental period between the ages of 40-65
Climacteric
The midlife transition in which fertility declines
106 terms
life span
bronfenbrenner's ecological theory
microsystem
mesosystem
exosystem
microsystem... mesosystem... exosystem... macrosystem... chronosystem
setting in which individual live... family, school, work, peers
links between microsystems... connection between family processe…
influences from another setting that the individual does not…
bronfenbrenner's ecological theory
microsystem... mesosystem... exosystem... macrosystem... chronosystem
microsystem
setting in which individual live... family, school, work, peers
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