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Department
Psychology
Course
PSYA01H3
Professor
Steve Joordens
Semester
Fall

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Psychology Lecture 2 NotesIs the scientific study of ourselvesThe science of psychology turned 100 years oldThe Relevance of Soul Humans have within them something that is not physical but spiritual To pursue something scientifically one must first assume that the behaviour of that thing conforms to some sort of natural laws laws that can eventually be understood specified and use to predict future behaviourWe are spirits in a material worldHumans never studied themselves because of that spirituality the possessed Souls do not conform to natural laws so it is difficult for scientists to understand AnimismIs the idea of attributing a soul to an inanimate object eg thinking that the world was made up of one or the other of the four elements fire water earth air When you let go of the key in your hand it falls down Why is that Because the keys like to hang with earth Another eg is smok
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