01/07/2013 Psychology 101 Notes:
1. You are a “Cultural” animal—information-based, praxis, progressive.
a. We are also a social animal. We are the most “Cultural” though. Bees and ants are
examples of other “Social” animals.
b. When an animal invents a technology and the animal dies, as does the technology.
c. We are more related to our dead ancestors than we are willing to believe.
2. Psychology is “empirical”
a. “Empirical” meaning it is some sort of measureable observatio