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UBCPSYC 101Michael De SouzaFall

PSYC 101 Chapter Notes -Optic Nerve, Depressant, Schizophrenia

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29 Sep 2011
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Psyche" = (soul) + ology" = (study of) Private experience (memory, emotions, imagination) are products of physical laws. As a science, it must be based
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UBCPSYC 307Steven HeineWinter

PSYC 307 Chapter Notes - Chapter 4: Cultural Psychology

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17 Jan 2015
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Psychological data are only clues and clues are always ambiguous. One common approach for selecting cultures is to choose samples based on a theoretica
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UBCPSYC 307Steven HeineWinter

PSYC 307 Chapter Notes - Chapter 6: Individualism, Inside Out Music, Conscientiousness

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17 Jan 2015
64
Some cultures focus on inner attributes and other cultures on connections (roles and memberships) Twenty statements test western culture (inner attribu
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UBCPSYC 314Christiane HoppmannWinter

PSYC 314 Chapter Notes - Chapter 1: Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease, Behaviorism, Oncogene

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3 Feb 2016
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UBCPSYC 314Christiane HoppmannWinter

PSYC 314 Chapter Notes - Chapter 8: Low-Density Lipoprotein, Margarine, Atherosclerosis

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3 Feb 2016
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UBCPSYC 305David KingSummer

PSYC 305 Chapter Notes - Chapter 17: Schadenfreude, Agreeableness, U.S. Route 3

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20 Jun 2016
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Cultural variations - within-group similarities and between-group differences can be of any sort physical, psychological, behavioral and attitudinal. C
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UBCPSYC 307Steven HeineWinter

PSYC 307 Chapter Notes - Chapter 5: Clifford Geertz, Individualism, Namonuito Atoll

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17 Jan 2015
65
Interact with different environments as they grow up. Humans distinguish themselves from their proto-chimpanzee by learning and accumulating informatio
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UBCPSYC 305David KingSummer

PSYC 305A Chapter 16: Chapter 16 - Sex, Gender and Personality

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22 Jun 2016
21
Sex difference an average difference between women and men on certain characteristics, with no prejudgment about the cause of the difference. Gender so
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UBCPSYC 307Steven HeineWinter

PSYC 307 Chapter Notes - Chapter 12: Psychopathology, Sigmund Freud, Binge Eating

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23 Apr 2016
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1 million japanese suffer from hikikomori ( pull away /social withdrawal) Long existing, recognized as social problem in 1980s. Most common for eldest
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UBCPSYC 305David KingSummer

PSYC 305 Chapter Notes - Chapter 9: Reality Principle, Defence Mechanisms, Phallic Stage

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3 Jun 2016
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The amount of energy an individual possessed remained constant throughout his lifetime, a personality change was viewed as a redirection of a person"s
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UBCPSYC 305David KingSummer

PSYC 305 Chapter Notes - Chapter 13: Reuptake, Brain Damage, Sertraline

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23 Jun 2016
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UBCPSYC 305David KingSummer

PSYC 305A Chapter 19: Chapter 19 - Disorders of Personality

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23 Jun 2016
33
Personality disorders maladaptive variations or combinations of normal personality traits: the concept of traits (big 5) can be useful for describing p
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