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WESTERNActuarial Science 2427A/BKopp/ DaviesFall

Actuarial Science 2427A/B Chapter Notes -Disability Insurance, Unemployment Benefits, Pension

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To help combat economic insecurity, governments in all developed countries have created social security programs. Social security programs were develop
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WESTERNActuarial Science 2427A/BKopp/ DaviesFall

Actuarial Science 2427A/B Lecture Notes - Pension

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Not long ago, pension plans targeted a total retirement income (including all gov"t sources) of about 50% of an ee"s earnings at retirement. Today, the
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WESTERNActuarial Science 2427A/BKopp/ DaviesFall

Actuarial Science 2427A/B Lecture Notes - Life Annuity

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This means the right of a plan member, who terminates employment, to the portion of the pension benefit provided by er contributions, with interest ee
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WESTERNActuarial Science 2427A/BKopp/ DaviesFall

Actuarial Science 2427A/B Lecture Notes - Disability Pension, Canada Pension Plan, Cpp Investment Board

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The level of benefits was set to provide, along with oas, a replacement ratio of approximately 40% of income up to the national average wage. From 1966
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WESTERNPsychology 1000Dr.MikeFall

Psychology 1000 Chapter Notes - Chapter 1: Gestalt Psychology, Encephalization, Luigi Galvani

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Psychology: the scientific study of behaviour and the factors that influence it. Psychologists use the term behaviour very broadly to refer both to act
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WESTERNPsychology 1000Dr.MikeFall

Psychology 1000 Chapter Notes - Chapter 15: Adrenal Gland, Sympathetic Nervous System, Hans Selye

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Stress is viewed by psychologists as: a stimulus that causes us to feel stressed, a response to the stimulus, a organism-environment interaction (respo
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WESTERNPsychology 1000Dr.MikeFall

Psychology 1000 Chapter Notes - Chapter 16: Normative Social Influence, Fundamental Attribution Error, Cognitive Dissonance

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Attribution: judgments about the causes of our own and other people"s behaviour and. Kelley 3 types of information to determine the attribution type: p
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WESTERNPsychology 1000Dr.MikeFall

Psychology 1000 Chapter Notes - Chapter 14: Dream Interpretation, Psychodynamics, Limbic System

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> psychodynamic therapies: the psychodynamic approach to psychotherapy focuses on internal conflict and unconscious factors that underlie maladaptive b
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WESTERNPsychology 1000Dr.MikeFall

Psychology 1000 Chapter Notes - Chapter 12: Penis Envy, Phallic Stage, Latency Stage

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Psychic energy and mental events instinctual drives generate psychic energy, which powers the mind and constantly presses for either direct or indirect
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WESTERNPsychology 1000Dr.MikeFall

Psychology 1000 Chapter Notes - Chapter 11: Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder, Umbilical Cord, Preterm Birth

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Developmental functions change in five ways: no change continuous change (continuity) The placenta and umbilical cord develop (placenta has membranes t
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WESTERNPsychology 1000Dr.MikeFall

Psychology 1000 Chapter Notes - Chapter 10: Basal Metabolic Rate, Anorexia Nervosa, Fixed Action Pattern

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Instinct theory and modern evolutionary instinct (also called a fixed action pattern): an inherited characteristic, common to all members of a species,
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WESTERNPsychology 1000Dr.MikeFall

Psychology 1000 Chapter Notes - Chapter 9: Representativeness Heuristic, Availability Heuristic, Deep Structure And Surface Structure

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> language evolutionary theorists believe that language evolved as humans gathered to form larger social units. Language: a system of symbols and rules
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WESTERNPsychology 1000Dr.MikeFall

Psychology 1000 Chapter Notes - Chapter 6: Circadian Clock, Circadian Rhythm, Seasonal Affective Disorder

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Behaviourists do not agree with freud"s theory, and many cognitive and psychodynamic psychologists believe it is out dated. Cognitive psychologists rej
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WESTERNPsychology 1000Dr.MikeFall

Psychology 1000 Lecture Notes - Maserati 250F, Ibm 7070

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WESTERNPsychology 1000Dr.MikeFall

Psychology 1000 Chapter Notes - Chapter 5: Detection Theory, Absolute Threshold, Color Vision

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Chapter 5: sensation and perception synesthesia: a condition where stimuli are experienced by more than one sense. Literally means mixing of the senses
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WESTERNPsychology 1000Dr.MikeFall

Psychology 1000 Chapter Notes - Chapter 8: Mnemonic, Echoic Memory, Semantic Memory

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Memory refers t the processes that allow us to record and later retrieve experiences and information. Atkinson and shiffrin model memory has 3 major co
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WESTERNPsychology 1000Dr.MikeFall

Psychology 1000 Chapter Notes - Chapter 7: Fixed Action Pattern, Tabula Rasa, Neural Adaptation

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