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Chapter 1

PSYC-241 Chapter Notes - Chapter 1: Industrial And Organizational Psychology, Psychological Science, Neuropsychology


Department
Psychology
Course Code
PSYC-241
Professor
Green
Chapter
1

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The science of psychology
What is psychology?
Psychology defined
How much of a science is psychology?
Controversies in Psychological Science: Is psychology common sense?
Issue
Evidence
Explaining behaviour
Casual Events
Established and emerging fields of psychology
Psychobiology and Psychophysiology
Neuropsychology
Comparative Psychology and Cognitive Psychology
Behavior Genetics
Developmental Psychology and Social Psychology
Individual Differences
Cross-Cultural Psychology
Forensic and Criminological Psychology
Clinical Psychology and Health Psychology
Educational Psychology
Consumer Psychology and Occupational Psychology
Ergonomics
Sport and Exercise Psychology
How to detect a liar
I’m your biggest fan ... What makes a celebrity worshipper worship?
Psychology in the witness box
Psychology – An international perspective