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[PSY 256] - Final Exam Guide - Everything you need to know!..
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Cal Poly San Luis Obispo
PSY 256
Shaun Perisho

[PSY 256] Comprehensive Final Exam guide including any lecture notes, textbook notes and exam guides.find more resources at Monday, January 9, 2017 Psychology 256 Lecture Notes (W1D1) Recurring Issues in Human Development - Major Themes of Psychology Nature v. Nature • - born that way or environment raised in - Heredity (nature) v. Experience (nurture) • Intelligence, income, cardiovascular disease - you can be born into a family that has a tendency for cardiovascular disease but the lifestyle you have can affect it • Continuity v. Discontinuity - when you grow you grow in spurts - ramp or stairs - you don't ‘one day’ become an adult - one day you can walk when the day before you couldn't • Universal v. Context-Specific Development - valid everywhere or only somewhere • how valid/true is your hypothesis and how ethically diverse is your chosen sample size - The Psychoanalytic Perspective • Freud - didn’t have actual research groups • took notes from those he worked with - psychosexual theory id, ego, super ego • • id-desires ▯1 find more resources at
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