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WESTERNPSYCH 1000L. Fazakas-DehoogFall

Psychology 1000 Lecture Notes - Lecture 1: Karl Lashley, Psychoanalytic Theory, Wolfgang Köhler

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14 Sep 2018
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Nativism: knowledge is innate (inherited, born with it) Empiricism: knowledge gained through observation and our senses (environment) Nothing can exist
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WESTERNPSYCH 2075Samantha DoralpFall

Psychology 2075 Lecture 2: Perspectives On Sexuality

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Human sexuality lecture 2 - perspectives on sexuality. Changes how we view things, think and perspective. Influenced by interaction of biological, psyc
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WESTERNPSYCH 1000Laura Fazakas-DeHoogWinter

Psychology 1000 Lecture Notes - Lecture 23: Availability Heuristic, Oast House, Functional Fixedness

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15 Jan 2019
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Expresses a statement or proposition (words or sentences you hear in your mind) Images we can see, hear or feel in our mind. Most typical or familiar o
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WESTERNPSYCH 1000Laura Fazakas-DeHoogWinter

Psychology 1000 Lecture Notes - Lecture 24: Factor Analysis, Mental Age, Motivation

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15 Jan 2019
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Intelligence is a set of abilities which allows us to: Intelligence can be thought of as a capacity rather than a thing. Observed that school grades in
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WESTERNPSYCH 1000L. Fazakas-DehoogFall

Psychology 1000 Lecture Notes - Lecture 11: Behaviorism, Parental Investment, Eugenics

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21 Oct 2018
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Evolutionary psychology: a field of study that focuses on the role of evolutionary processes (especially natural selection) in the development of adapt
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WESTERNPSYCH 2075Samantha DoralpFall

Psychology 2075 Lecture Notes - Lecture 3: Electromyography, Menopause, Bisexuality

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Human sexuality - lecture 3 - research methods. Researcher: the permissiveness questionnaire provides information about the attitudes and beliefs of un
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WESTERNPSYCH 1000L. Fazakas-DehoogFall

Psychology 1000 Lecture Notes - Lecture 19: Relaxation Technique, Little Albert Experiment, Classical Conditioning

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1 Dec 2018
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Ucs (loud noise) + cs (rat) --> ucr (fear) Cs (rate) without ucs (loud noise) --> ucr (fear) intially. Cs (rat) without ucs (loud noise) --> no respons
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WESTERNPSYCH 1000L. Fazakas-DehoogFall

Psychology 1000 Lecture 2: Lecture 2

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21 Sep 2018
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Over time more is learned about processes under study. Formal statements that explain how and why certain events are related. Do further research and b
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WESTERNPSYCH 1000L. Fazakas-DehoogFall

Psychology 1000 Lecture Notes - Lecture 7: Phineas Gage, Lobotomy, Pattern Recognition

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17 Oct 2018
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Phineas gage (hit with railroad spike and made impulsive decisions after) Murderous acts (pet scans - less prefrontal activity) Decreased activity for
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WESTERNPSYCH 2075Samantha DoralpFall

Psychology 2075 Lecture Notes - Lecture 8: Safe Sex, Dental Dam, Anal Sex

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WESTERNPSYCH 1000L. Fazakas-DehoogFall

Psychology 1000 Lecture Notes - Lecture 12: Sensory Threshold, Psychophysics, Habituation

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30 Oct 2018
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Perception: selection, organization and interpretation of sensory input. Psychophysics: the study of how physical stimuli are translated into psycholog
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WESTERNPSYCH 1000L. Fazakas-DehoogFall

Psychology 1000 Lecture Notes - Lecture 8: Biological Determinism, Evolutionary Psychology, Gene Knockout

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17 Oct 2018
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Our genetic blueprint is inherited from our parents, effects all aspects of our development and behaviour. Each contains a nucleus (except red blood ce
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