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UWPSYCH207onlineSpring

PSYCH207 Chapter 1-12: Psych 207 Online - All Chapter Notes!

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7 Aug 2015
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UWPSYCH207onlineSpring

PSYCH207 Chapter Notes - Chapter 3-12: Retrograde Amnesia, Anterograde Amnesia, Sensory Memory

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1 Aug 2015
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Law of pragnanz: this law states that of all possible ways of interpreting a display, we will tend to select the organization that yields the simplest
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UWPSYCH207onlineFall

PSYCH207 Chapter Notes - Chapter 4: Superior Colliculus, Cocktail Party, Stroop Effect

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8 Dec 2016
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Selective attention: we usually focus our attention on one or a few tasks or events rather than on many. Contradicts filter theory which claims that al
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UWPSYCH207onlineFall

PSYCH207 Chapter Notes - Chapter 5: Long-Term Memory, Iconic Memory, Mental Representation

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8 Dec 2016
5
Retrieval: calling to mind of previously stored information. Initial, brief storage of information: think seeing lightening in the sky that appears to
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UWPSYCH207onlineFall

PSYCH207 Chapter Notes - Chapter 4: Daniel Kahneman, Speech Shadowing, Visual Search

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8 Dec 2016
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UWPSYCH207onlineSummer

PSYCH207 Chapter 1-6: PSYCH 207

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4 Aug 2015
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UWPSYCH207onlineFall

PSYCH207 Chapter Notes - Chapter 11: Expected Utility Hypothesis, Availability Heuristic, Representativeness Heuristic

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8 Dec 2016
3
Decision making: mental activities that take place in choosing among alternatives. Typically, decisions are made in the fact of some amount of uncertai
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UWPSYCH207onlineFall

PSYCH207 Chapter Notes - Chapter 2: Medulla Oblongata, Frontal Lobe, Paul Broca

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8 Dec 2016
3
Hindbrain, midbrain and forebrain (most important of the three) The hindbrain: one of the three bulges of the embryo"s neural tube; evolutionarily the
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UWPSYCH207onlineSummer

PSYCH207 Chapter 1-6 &9: PSYCH 207

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4 Aug 2015
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UWPSYCH207onlineFall

PSYCH207 Chapter Notes - Chapter 3: Illusory Contours, Gestalt Psychology, Max Wertheimer

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8 Dec 2016
3
Perception: taking sensory input and interpreting it meaningfully. Central problem in perception is to explain how we attach meaning to sensory informa
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UWPSYCH207onlineFall

PSYCH207 Chapter Notes - Chapter 3: Agnosia, Prosopagnosia, Phoneme

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8 Dec 2016
3
Distal stimulus: objects and events things to be perceived. Proximal stimulus: the reception of information and its registry by a sense organ. Form per
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UWPSYCH207onlineFall

PSYCH207 Chapter Notes - Chapter 1: Human Factors And Ergonomics, Gestalt Psychology, Jean Piaget

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8 Dec 2016
5
Cognitive science: about our mental life, how we think, perceive, attend, remember, categorize, decide and so on. Empiricism: knowledge from own experi
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