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PSY100

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Department
Psychology
Course
PSY100H1
Professor
Michael Inzlicht
Semester
Fall

Description
Learning - Early 1900s resistance to dominant paradigms in psytch - Introspection and Freudian psychoanalysis - Psych try scientific experiemental - Focus on observable aspects of human exp -> focus on behavior Ivan Pavolv - Nobel prize winning physiologist, famous for work on digestive system - Studying salivary response of dogs when noticed they began salivating before presented with food - Led to realization that could study how animals learned about their environment, observe process of learning - Invented classical conditioning - Stimulus that animal will naturally respond to (eg meat powder) = US - Response (salivating = UR - New neutral stimiuls paired with US (bell) = CS - Response (salivating, not quite as powerful usually) = CR DL&print notes Higher order conditioning - Neutral stimulus can become conditioned stiumuls by being paired with established CS - May explain why some words trigger emotional responses, inflame anger, evoke - Eg trailer trash, loser, DP, hick, sterotypes - Leafs fan positive association
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