Textbook Notes for PSYCO104 at University of Alberta (U OF A)


U OF APSYCO104Claire ScavuzzoSpring

PSYCO104 Lecture Notes - Lecture 27: Echoic Memory, Clive Wearing, Iconic Memory

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10 Apr 2019
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U OF APSYCO104Claire ScavuzzoSpring

PSYCO104 Lecture Notes - Lecture 26: Classical Conditioning, Chemotherapy, Drug Tolerance

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5 Apr 2019
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U OF APSYCO104Claire ScavuzzoSpring

PSYCO104 Lecture Notes - Lecture 25: Habituation, Developmental Psychology, Behaviorism

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3 Apr 2019
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Habituation is a troublesome part of drug addiction. Long term drug users can handle" doses that to new drug users would be lethal (baker & tiffany, 19
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U OF APSYCO104Claire ScavuzzoSpring

PSYCO104 Lecture Notes - Lecture 24: Catalepsy, Hypnosis, Psilocybin

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29 Mar 2019
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U OF APSYCO104Claire ScavuzzoSpring

PSYCO104 Lecture Notes - Lecture 23: Night Terror, Cataplexy, Shortness Of Breath

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27 Mar 2019
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Psycho 104, lecture 24: more on sleep (26/03/19) 1981): the account is also questioned by having regular boring dreams, and repeatedly dreaming of trau
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U OF APSYCO104Claire ScavuzzoSpring

PSYCO104 Lecture Notes - Lecture 22: Rapid Eye Movement Sleep, Brainstem, Middle Ear

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24 Mar 2019
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U OF APSYCO104Eric LeggeFall

PSYCO104 Chapter Notes - Chapter 4: Subliminal Stimuli, Absolute Threshold, Neural Adaptation

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Sensation: the stimulation of sense organs, the sensory organs (ex. Eyes, ears, etc. ) absorb energy: the absolute threshold is the minimum stimulus in
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U OF APSYCO104Eric LeggeFall

PSYCO104 Chapter Notes - Chapter 7: Fergus I. M. Craik, The Cocktail Party, Cognitive Load

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Chapter 7: human memory: there are 3 key processes involved in memory, encoding. This involves forming a memory code: storage, retrieval. Involves main
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U OF APSYCO104Eric LeggeFall

PSYCO104 Chapter Notes - Chapter 3: Myelin, Multiple Sclerosis, Axon Terminal

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There are two major categories of the cells in the nervous system: neurons. Individual cells in the nervous system that receive, integrate, and transmi
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U OF APSYCO104Eric LeggeFall

PSYCO 104 Chapter 10: Chapter10_Motivation and Emotion

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Learning objectives: be able to define motivation and motive, be able to list and explain drive theory, incentive theories, and evolutionary theories.
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U OF APSYCO104Eric LeggeFall

PSYCO104 Chapter Notes - Chapter 1: Johns Hopkins University, American Psychological Association, Edward B. Titchener

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The word psychology translates to the study of the mind . A new science is born: the contributions of wundt and hall. Philosophy and physiology are the
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U OF APSYCO104Eric LeggeFall

PSYCO104 Chapter Notes - Chapter 5: Circadian Rhythm, Theta Wave, Alpha Wave

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Consciousness is defined as the awareness of internal and external stimuli. It includes: your awareness of external events, awareness of internal sensa
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U OF APSYCO104Eric LeggeFall

PSYCO104 Chapter Notes - Chapter 2: Naturalistic Observation, Psychological Testing, Descriptive Statistics

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Looking for laws: the scientific approach to behavior. The scientific approach asserts that events are governed by some discernable laws or principles.
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U OF APSYCO104Eric LeggeFall

PSYCO104 Chapter Notes - Chapter 6: Operant Conditioning Chamber, Conditioned Taste Aversion, Behavior Modification

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In fact, learning is a change in how an organism does something or thinks based on experiences during their existence. Learning is not something that i
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U OF APSYCO104Eric LeggeFall

PSYCO104 Chapter Notes - Chapter 8: Connotation, Denotation, Fallacy

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Language consists of symbols that convey meaning, plus rules for combining those symbols, that can be used to generate an infinite variety of messages.
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U OF APSYCO104Eric LeggeFall

PSYCO104 Chapter Notes - Chapter 9: Intelligence Quotient, Psychological Testing, Content Validity

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Psychological tests are standardized measures of a person"s sample behavior: it is a sample behavior because people do not act the same way all the tim
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U OF APSYCO104Geoff HollisFall

PSYCO104 Chapter Notes - Chapter Final: Psychological Testing, Necker Cube, Aphasia

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17 Oct 2014
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Aristotle scrutiny: argued of empiricism puts emphasis on understanding the natural world through careful. Empiricism: the practice of gaining knowledg
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U OF APSYCO104Blaine MullinsFall

PSYCO104 Chapter 7: Learning

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19 Nov 2016
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