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PSYCH-UA 25 Lecture 10: evolutionary psych part 9
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intrasexual Members of one sex compete among themselves for access to the opposite sex Darwin's finches not afraid of humans because of lack of exposure from humans on the islands; they could easily pick them up Darwin...

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PSYCH-UA 25 Lecture 10: Evolution psych part 7
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Evolution can happened rapidly Lizards Darwin's finches Several species of finch's evolved to have different beak shapes to occupy a specific niche on the Galapagos islands. Darwin's finches not afraid of humans because...

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PSYCH-UA 25 Lecture 10: evolutionary psych part 6
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Darwin's finches Several species of finch's evolved to have different beak shapes to occupy a specific niche on the Galapagos islands. Darwin's finches not afraid of humans because of lack of exposure from humans on the ...

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PSYCH-UA 25 Lecture Notes - Lecture 10: Natural Disaster, Demography
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Malthus (Darwin's influences) clergymen and demographer (study population, migration, birth/death rate); population size is limited by resource availability and if the population gets too large and there is not enough foo...

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PSYCH-UA 25 Lecture Notes - Lecture 10: Natural Disaster, Demography
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Evolution by Natural Selection A change in the genetic composition of a population over time as a result of the environment determining which individuals are most likely to survive and reproduce. Evolution by Natural Sel...

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PSYCH-UA 25 Lecture Notes - Lecture 10: Resource Depletion
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catasrophism believed periods on Earth where natural disasters occurred - larger intensity than seen today - caused extinction of species Malthus exponential population growth results in disease and famine, causes resour...

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PSYCH-UA 25 Lecture Notes - Lecture 10: Resource Depletion
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Malthus said human population cannot continue to increase exponentially; consequences will be war, famine & disease catasrophism believed periods on Earth where natural disasters occurred - larger intensity than seen to...

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PSYCH-UA 25 Lecture Notes - Lecture 10: Resource Depletion
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catasrophism great catastophy created the features of the earth catasrophism believed periods on Earth where natural disasters occurred - larger intensity than seen today - caused extinction of species Malthus an Englis...

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PSYCH-UA 25 Lecture Notes - Lecture 10: Resource Depletion
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Lamarck 1744-1829 , French naturalist who proposed that evolution resulted from the inheritance of acquired characteristics (1744-1829) catasrophism great catastophy created the features of the earth catasrophism believ...

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PSYCH-UA 25 Lecture Notes - Lecture 10: Resource Depletion
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catasrophism great catastophy created the features of the earth catasrophism believed periods on Earth where natural disasters occurred - larger intensity than seen today - caused extinction of species catasrophism Does...

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PSYCH-UA 25 Lecture Notes - Lecture 10: Ernst Haeckel, Sexual Selection
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Lamarck French naturalist who proposed that evolution resulted from the inheritance of acquired characteristics (1744-1829) Sexual selection selection in which certain traits enhance mating success; traits are, therefore...

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PSYCH-UA 25 Lecture Notes - Lecture 9: Adobe After Effects, Parallax, Visual Cortex
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Perception: ● Problem​ ​of​ ​perception: ○ Retinas​ ​receive​ ​a​ ​2d​ ​image,​ ​how​ ​is​ ​it​ ​transformed​ ​to​ ​3d?​ ​What​ ​are​ ​the​ ​rules? ○ The​ ​world​ ​has​ ​3​ ​dimensions​ ​(dep...

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PSYCH-UA 25 Lecture Notes - Lecture 7: Ganglion Cell, Decision-Making, Visual Cortex
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Senses​ ​and​ ​Psychophysics​ ​,​ ​October​ ​4 ● Distal​ ​stimulus ○ Object​ ​or​ ​event​ ​located​ ​in​ ​external​ ​world ● Proximal​ ​stimulus ○ Information​ ​received​ ​by​ ​sensory​ ...

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PSYCH-UA 25 Lecture Notes - Lecture 6: Air Freshener, Reinforcement, Systematic Desensitization
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learning​ ​: ● Conditioning,​ ​principles,​ ​caveats​ ​and​ ​other​ ​types​ ​of​ ​learning ○ Simple​ ​learning ■ Habituation: ● Repeated​ ​exposure​ ​to​ ​s...

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PSYCH-UA 25 Lecture Notes - Lecture 5: Twin Study, Rapid Eye Movement Sleep, Twin
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Genetics: ● Gene: ○ Basic​ ​unit​ ​of​ ​genetic​ ​transmission ■ Most​ ​genes​ ​are​ ​polygenic,​ ​we​ ​have​ ​lots​ ​and​ ​lots ● Alleles: ○ Pairs​ ​of​ ​genes​ ​from...

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