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WESTERNPSYCH 2134A/BSarah Smits- BandstraFall

Psychology 2134A/B Chapter Notes - Chapter 10: Unimodality, Peripheral Vision, Manually Coded English

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27 Jan 2017
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Home sign: a kind of pidgin sign language that hearing families develop to communicate with a deaf family member. Each family will develop their own ho
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Psychology 2134A/B Chapter Notes - Chapter 5: 18 Months, Supramarginal Gyrus, Spreading Activation

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27 Jan 2017
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Tip of the tongue: feeling of knowing something without being able to recall it. Word: a minimal unit of meaningful speech that can stand alone. Concep
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Psychology 2134A/B Chapter Notes - Chapter 11: Homophone, Bark (Sound), Joint Attention

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27 Jan 2017
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Developmental cascade: the observation that early developmental processes (like walking) in one area have an impact on later developmental processes in
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Psychology 2134A/B Chapter Notes - Chapter 1-2: Waggle Dance, Animal Communication, Short-Term Memory

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14 Jan 2017
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Psych 2134 ch. 1 animal communication & human language. Animals use communication systems such as a bee"s waggle dance, a money"s calls, flashing of br
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Psychology 2134A/B Chapter Notes - Chapter 4: Postcentral Gyrus, Motor Speech Disorders, Frontal Lobe

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3 Nov 2016
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Section 4. 1: the vocal tract and the production of speech. The production of speech begins in the lungs, which provide the airstream for vocalization.
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Psychology 2134A/B Chapter Notes - Chapter 6: Connectionism, Unicycle, Syntactic Bootstrapping

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6 Nov 2016
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We combine words together to express complex ideas and relationships. We do this by using syntax a set of rules for ordering words in a sentence. Langu
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Psychology 2134A/B Chapter Notes - Chapter 8: Orthographic Depth, Logogram, Alphabeta

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7 Nov 2016
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We all learn spoken language effortlessly as we grow up, because the brain has evolved dedicated systems for processing speech. However, reading is a r
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Psychology 2134A/B Chapter Notes - Chapter 3: Baby Talk, Spectrogram, Fundamental Frequency

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27 Jan 2017
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Frequency: the number of wave lengths that pass by a given point in an amount of time: hertz: cycles per second of frequency, pitch: the perception of
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Psychology 2134A/B Chapter Notes - Chapter 12: Sarcasm, Electrodermal Activity, Color Term

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27 Jan 2017
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Linguistic relativity: the idea that the language we speak influences the way we perceive and think about the world around us. Linguistic determinism:
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Psychology 2134A/B Chapter Notes - Chapter 6: Sentence Clause Structure, Formal Grammar, Parsing

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27 Jan 2017
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Syntax: a set of rules for ordering words in a sentence. Canonical word order: typical sequence of sentence elements. Thematic role assignment: the map
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Psychology 2134A/B Chapter Notes - Chapter 8: Grey Matter, Premotor Cortex, Phoneme

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27 Jan 2017
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Logogram: a written symbol that represents a word or morpheme. Syllabary: a writing system that represents each syllable with a different symbol. Alpha
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Psychology 2134A/B Chapter Notes - Chapter 5: Symbol Grounding Problem, Phonological Word, Phonotactics

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5 Nov 2016
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Word a minimal unit of meaningful speech that can stand alone. However words usually occur within larger utterances and the context can change the way
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