PSYB01H3 Lecture Notes - Lecture 1: Term Paper, Critical Thinking, Epigenetics

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Anna nagy instructor, sometimes, we have biases that we are not aware of, science is a method. It is a tool to gather and make sense of data. We come up with ways of testing why they are not. Studying psychology: psychology is the explicit study of how people think, feel, and behave, psychology is a vast eld, and has changed a lot. Back in the day, it was more philosophical. The doctors are saying we should do so and so somebody on tv in a lab coat is telling you what you should believe, or your profs are suggesting something. And there can be more than one lens: we know very little of the neurophysiology of depression, schizophrenia, etc. It is complex: some of us may be predisposed, and then our environment is overwhelming and we develop an illness, we have research that genetics play a substantial role in, say, bipolar disorder and schizophrenia.

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