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WESTERNPSYCH 1000ProfFall

Psychology 1000 Chapter Notes - Chapter 14: Collectivism, C. Robert Cloninger, Observational Learning

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8 Nov 2012
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Distinctive and relatively enduring ways of thinking, feeling, and acting that characterize a person"s responses to life situations. Guided by psychody
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WESTERNPSYCH 1000ProfFall

Psychology 1000 Chapter Notes - Chapter 17: Sertraline, Diazepam, Deinstitutionalisation

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8 Nov 2012
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Overall goal: help people change maladaptive, self-defeating thoughts, feelings and behaviour patterns so they can live happier and more productive liv
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WESTERNPSYCH 1000ProfFall

Psychology 1000 Chapter Notes - Chapter 11: Implicit-Association Test, Amygdala, Murder Of Kitty Genovese

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8 Nov 2012
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Attributions: often made in everyday life, judgments about the causes of own and other behaviour and outcomes, ex. Attribution theory: maintained that
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WESTERNPSYCH 1000ProfFall

Psychology 1000 Chapter Notes - Chapter 16: Neuroticism, Posttraumatic Stress Disorder, Handedness

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8 Nov 2012
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26% of population suffers from diagnosable mental disorders. Psychological disorders are 2nd leading cause of disability, exceeding physical illnesses
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WESTERNPSYCH 1000ProfFall

Psychology 1000 Chapter Notes - Chapter 15: Cirrhosis, Aerobic Exercise, Methadone

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8 Nov 2012
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View stress in three ways: stimulus. Events that place strong demands on an individual: response. Presence of negative emotions is an important feature
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WESTERNPSYCH 1000ProfFall

Psychology 1000 Chapter Notes - Chapter 9: Language Acquisition Device, Metacognition, Problem Solving

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8 Nov 2012
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Consists of a system of symbols and rules in order to combine them to generate an infinite number of possible messages and meanings. Psycholinguistics:
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WESTERNPSYCH 1000ProfFall

Psychology 1000 Chapter Notes - Chapter 5: Inattentional Blindness, Olfaction, Detection Theory

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5 Nov 2013
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Synesthesia: mixing of the senses they may experience sounds as colours or tastes as touch sensations that have different shapes. Sensation: the stimul
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WESTERNPSYCH 1000ProfFall

Psychology 1000 Chapter Notes - Chapter 13: Romanian Orphans, Classical Conditioning, Erik Erikson

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8 Nov 2012
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Examines changes in biological, physical, psychological, & behavioural processes through age: nature & nurture. Extent to which development is product
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WESTERNPSYCH 1000ProfFall

Psychology 1000 Chapter Notes - Chapter 13: Social Facilitation, Self-Perception Theory, Social Exchange Theory

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5 Nov 2013
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Personal (internal) attributions: people"s behaviour is caused by their characteristics: my a on my exam reflects my high ability. Situational (externa
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WESTERNPSYCH 1000ProfWinter

Chapter 12.docx

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4 Dec 2013
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We are in some ways like all others, some others, and no others (past or future) From obs that people behave somewhat consistently over time and across
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WESTERNPSYCH 1000ProfFall

Psychology 1000 Chapter Notes - Chapter 10: Short-Term Memory, Internal Consistency, Robert Sternberg

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5 Nov 2013
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Intelligence: the ability to acquire knowledge, to think and reason effectively, and to deal adaptively with the environment. Galton: people inherited
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WESTERNPSYCH 1000ProfFall

Psychology 1000 Chapter Notes - Chapter 8: Decay Theory, Blood Plasma, Prospective Memory

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8 Nov 2012
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Processes that allow us to record and later retrieve experiences and information. Encoding is getting information into the system by translating it int
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