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Textbook Notes for Psychology 2550A/B at Western University (UWO)

WESTERNPSYCH 2550A/BDavid VollickWinter

Psychology 2550A/B Chapter Notes - Chapter 5: Glucocorticoid, Intellectual Disability, Neurotransmitter

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31 Jan 2017
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Behavior genetics: study of the role of genes in social behavior and personality. Dna is a long string of small units strung together called nucleotide
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WESTERNPSYCH 2550A/BDavid VollickWinter

Psychology 2550A/B Chapter Notes - Chapter 13: Meaningful Life, Mantra, Positive Psychology

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30 Mar 2017
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Phenomenologists like rogers and kelly wanted to go beyond introspection and anchor their theories to scientific method. Internal experiences influence
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WESTERNPSYCH 2550A/BDavid VollickWinter

Psychology 2550A/B Chapter Notes - Chapter 1: Personality Psychology, Psych, Social Skills

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16 Jan 2017
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No definition of personality is accepted universally. Often equated with social skill and effectiveness. May be taken to be an individuals most strikin
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WESTERNPSYCH 2550A/BDavid VollickWinter

Psychology 2550A/B Chapter Notes - Chapter 15: Perceived Control, Carol Dweck, System On A Chip

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15 Apr 2017
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Draw heavily on principles and concepts about social cognition that have been discovered in the years since the cognitive revolution began. In 80s, man
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WESTERNPSYCH 2550A/BDavid VollickWinter

Psychology 2550A/B Chapter Notes - Chapter 14: Classical Conditioning, Behaviorism, Albert Bandura

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13 Apr 2017
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At that time 3 theoretical camps: freudians, personality trait, radical behaviourists. George kelly"s work bridged the phenomenological-humanistic and
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WESTERNPSYCH 2550A/BDavid VollickWinter

Psychology 2550A/B Chapter Notes - Chapter 2: Construct Validity, Concurrent Validity, Criterion Validity

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17 Jan 2017
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Personality psych are committed to studying persons by means of scientific methods. To convert personality speculations about people into ideas that ca
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WESTERNPSYCH 2550A/BKelly OlsonFall

Chapter 15 Text Notes.docx

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3 Mar 2013
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WESTERNPSYCH 2550A/BCatharine Dishke- HondzelWinter

Psychology 2550A/B Chapter Notes - Chapter 8: Raymond Cattell, Gordon Allport, Factor Analysis

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9 Mar 2016
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WESTERNPSYCH 2550A/BDavid VollickWinter

Psychology 2550A/B Chapter Notes - Chapter 3: Gordon Allport, Coronary Artery Disease, Phlegm

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19 Jan 2017
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WESTERNPSYCH 2550A/BDavid VollickWinter

Psychology 2550A/B Chapter Notes - Chapter 7: Protoplasm, Iceberg, Anabolism

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7 Mar 2017
1
Insisted that the route to self-acceptance was honesty recognition of ones instinctual sexuality and aggressiveness: avoiding self deception was key, s
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WESTERNPSYCH 2550A/BDavid VollickFall

Psychology 2550A/B Chapter Notes - Chapter 1: Heredity, Dracs, Behavioural Genetics

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4 Oct 2014
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WESTERNPSYCH 2550A/BDavid VollickFall

Psychology 2550A/B Chapter Notes - Chapter 2: Statistical Significance, Naturalistic Observation, Internal Validity

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4 Oct 2014
59
Naturalistic observation and behaviour sampling: naturalistic observation means you watch without the subject knowing that you are watching, watching b
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