OC69888

Western University

14Uploads
1Likes
0Blog Articles
All Activity
Uploads (14)
Blog Articles (0)
Homework Help (0)
WESTERNPsychology 1000Dr.MikeWinter

Psychology 1000 Chapter Notes - Chapter 16: Social Proof, Normative Social Influence, Cognitive Dissonance

OC698884 Page
19 Nov 2012
12
Social psychology studies the field of how we think about and perceive our social world (social thinking and perception), how other people influence ou
View Document
WESTERNPsychology 1000Dr.MikeWinter

Psychology 1000 Chapter Notes - Chapter 15: Coronary Artery Disease, Sympathetic Nervous System, Cortisol

OC698887 Page
19 Nov 2012
25
Psychologists view stress in 3 ways: stimulus, response, and organism-environment interaction. Stressors (eliciting stimuli or events that place strong
View Document
WESTERNPsychology 1000Dr.MikeWinter

Psychology 1000 Chapter Notes - Chapter 14: Aversion Therapy, Systematic Desensitization, Unconditional Positive Regard

OC698886 Page
19 Nov 2012
7
Basic goal of treat is to help people change maladaptive, self-defeating thoughts, feelings, and behaviour patterns so that they can live a happier and
View Document
WESTERNPsychology 1000Dr.MikeWinter

Psychology 1000 Chapter Notes - Chapter 13: Obsessive–Compulsive Disorder, Generalized Anxiety Disorder, Panic Disorder

OC698887 Page
19 Nov 2012
7
Abnormal behaviour caused by supernatural forces (work by the devil); trephination (sharp tool used to chisel a hole in the skull and eliminated abnorm
View Document
WESTERNPsychology 1000Dr.MikeWinter

Psychology 1000 Chapter Notes - Chapter 12: Unconscious Mind, Psychosexual Development, Personal Unconscious

OC698886 Page
19 Nov 2012
18
Distinctive and relatively enduring ways of thinking, feeling, and acting that characterize a person"s responses to life situations. Components of iden
View Document
WESTERNPsychology 1000Dr.MikeWinter

Psychology 1000 Chapter Notes - Chapter 11: Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder, Prenatal Development, Preterm Birth

OC698886 Page
19 Nov 2012
16
Nature vs. nurture (products of heredity and environment) Critical period (age range in which certain experiences must occur for development to proceed
View Document
WESTERNPsychology 1000Dr.MikeWinter

Psychology 1000 Chapter Notes - Chapter 10: Human Sexual Response Cycle, Neuropeptide Y, Ventromedial Nucleus Of The Hypothalamus

OC698884 Page
19 Nov 2012
12
Motivation process that influences the direction, persistence, and vigour of goal-directed behaviour. Instinct inherited predisposition to behave in a
View Document
WESTERNPsychology 1000Dr.MikeWinter

Psychology 1000 Chapter Notes - Chapter 9: Deep Structure And Surface Structure, Linguistic Relativity, Eleanor Rosch

OC698887 Page
19 Nov 2012
8
Cognitive representations of the world, including images, ideas, concepts, and principles, that are the foundations of thinking and problem solving. Th
View Document
WESTERNPsychology 1000Dr.MikeFall

Psychology 1000 Chapter Notes - Chapter 8: Connectionism, Fire Engine Red, Procedural Memory

OC698884 Page
19 Nov 2012
12
Memory processes that allow us to record and later retrieve experiences and information. Encoding getting information into the system by translating it
View Document
WESTERNPsychology 1000Dr.MikeFall

Psychology 1000 Chapter Notes - Chapter 7: Fixed Action Pattern, Indigo Bunting, Tabula Rasa

OC698885 Page
19 Nov 2012
6
Learning process by which experience produces a relatively enduring change in an organism"s behaviour or capabilities. Knowing how vs. doing ; experien
View Document
WESTERNPsychology 1000Dr.MikeFall

Psychology 1000 Chapter Notes - Chapter 6: Slow-Wave Sleep, Daylight Saving Time, Circadian Rhythm

OC698884 Page
19 Nov 2012
10
Consciousness moment to moment awareness of ourselves and our environment. Intimately connected with the process of selective attention. Physiological
View Document
WESTERNPsychology 1000Dr.MikeFall

Psychology 1000 Chapter Notes - Chapter 5: Visual Cortex, Detection Theory, Color Blindness

OC698883 Page
19 Nov 2012
11
Sensation stimulus detection process by which our sense organs respond to and translate environmental stimuli into nerve impulses that are sent to the
View Document
WESTERNKinesiology 1088A/BBob LaroseFall

Kinesiology 1088A/B Study Guide - Midterm Guide: Sport Psychology, Hyperintensity, Social Learning Theory

OC6988833 Page
19 Nov 2012
23
The systematic and consistent practice of mental or psychological skills. Psychological skills can be learned but must be practiced and integrated into
View Document
WESTERNKinesiology 1088A/BBob LaroseFall

Kinesiology 1088A/B Study Guide - Midterm Guide: Tacit Knowledge, Sport Psychology, Crisis Intervention

OC6988832 Page
19 Nov 2012
34
6 biweekly labs (online), 3% each, drop lowest mark. Objectives: consider how psych factors affect individuals physical performance, consider how parti
View Document