PSYB30H3 Lecture Notes - Grounded Theory, Eugenius Warming, Attachment Theory

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28 Mar 2011

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Evolutionary process: traces itself to the work of charles darwin, born in 1809 in england, degree in 1831 age 22. 1882 died and is buried in west minister abbey. change the ways humans see themselves in the world. 3 basic idea as to where humans come from: 1. Creationism the idea that some divine agent created human life; 3. There are 3 basic elements to the evolutionary process: 1. Selection: variation: the idea that we differ in our design features. We are diff physically and psychologically; there is variation in design: some of these design features are inheritable they will be passed on to a certain extent to one"s progeny. Some of these design features have a basis in our genesis and therefore we pass it along to our progeny: selection: design features will to a greater/lesser extent can influence our.