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PHIL 100 Lecture 9: 9A
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Vocab Straddling When a firm attempts to match the benefits of a successful position while maintaining its existing position. Originally started off as a mailathome service They had originally competed against Blockbuster ...

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PHIL 100
danmoller
PHIL 100 Lecture 14: 14A
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The Major Types of Software System Software operating system, language translators, utility programs all deal with the hardware, it controls access to the hardware, manage resources Operating system act as the policeman of...

Philosophy
PHIL 100
danmoller
PHIL 100 Lecture 13: 13A
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TCO (Total Cost of Ownership) An economic measure of the full cost of owning a product Typically computing hardware andor software andor people TCO includes: Direct costs e.g. purchase price Indirect costs: Training Suppor...

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PHIL 100
danmoller
PHIL 209 Lecture Notes - Lecture 11: Tylenol (Brand), Posttraumatic Stress Disorder, 18 Months

Lecture 13 Social Pain and Resilience Physical and Social Pain Part of the brain involved in cingulate cortex which only mammals have dACC is the affective component of physical pain ...

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PHIL 209
Carruthers
PHIL 209 Lecture 10: Lecture10

Lecture 12 There are Two Types of Stereotype Threat Perspective where excluding oneself from challenges in advance Use of Rate my professor Looked at extend of men and women professor ratings ...

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PHIL 209
Carruthers
PHIL 209 Lecture Notes - Lecture 9: Cognitive Bias

Lecture 11 Will Power Depends on Theory Success is mediated by motivation Results show that people with incremental beliefs have higher GPA Example is also that athletes ush harder because they know they can p...

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PHIL 209
Carruthers
PHIL 209 Lecture Notes - Lecture 8: Stereotype Threat, Debriefing, Memory

Lecture 10 Will Power as a Force We think of will power as a force that depends on energy and is a resource that can be depleted Performing one intellectually demanding task reduced the ability to perform ...

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PHIL 209
Carruthers
PHIL 209 Lecture Notes - Lecture 7: Binocular Rivalry, Stroop Effect, Working Memory

Lecture Seven Meditators have better attention control Mindfulness meditation: focus on breathing, note thoughts and let go Improves attentional control and reduces stress Improves IQ Experiment Spontaneo...

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PHIL 209
Carruthers
PHIL 209 Lecture Notes - Lecture 6: Stroop Effect, Mind-Wandering, Verbal Reasoning

Lecture SIX Context cues can trigger the action directly Habits are built by respiration Open ended vs conditional intentions Can self deception be improved One group had to combine mental contrasting. Im...

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PHIL 209
Carruthers
PHIL 209 Lecture Notes - Lecture 5: Phineas Gage, Prefrontal Cortex, Introspection Illusion

Lecture Five Symmetry and Averageness effect Body and face symmetry is an indicator of genetic quality Robustness to developmental perturbation Symmetry is a big cause of attractiveness Also averageness (...

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PHIL 209
Carruthers
PHIL 209 Lecture 4: Lecture 4

Lecture Four In one study it was found that people tip taxi drivers on sunny days Some of the effects on affect on incidental things are emotions specific Anger: feelings of uncertainty and control fear: c...

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PHIL 209
Carruthers
PHIL 209 Lecture Notes - Lecture 3: Orbitofrontal Cortex, Simple Group, Body Odor

Lecture Three The Couples Study Steady couples were told to rate the goodness of their relationship One group was instructed to think of reasons why they think their relationship was good and another grou...

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PHIL 209
Carruthers
PHIL 209 Lecture Notes - Lecture 2: Telepathy, Revealed Preference

Lecture Two: A mind reading based explanation Expectation of values change values Mind reading system operates unconsciously Employs the principle someone who chooses A over B prefers A and B In econ...

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PHIL 209
Carruthers
PHIL 209 Lecture Notes - Lecture 1: Pantyhose, Unconscious Mind, Confabulation

Lecture One: The unconscious mind People used to assume minds are transparent (you know stuff in the present) Basically, consciousness only but this is wrong Thanks to Freud, we learned that a lot of the mind i...

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PHIL 209
Carruthers
PHIL 100 Lecture Notes - Lecture 9: John Stuart Mill, Everything Counts, Consequentialism
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Deontology “If you want to punch someone in the nose, you have to make a fist” 11/15/2016 8:03:00 PM Jeremy Bentham 1748-1832 The consequences determine the rightness or wrongne...

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PHIL 100
Brock Rough

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