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UC-DAVISPSC 126Emmons RobertSummer

PSC 126 Chapter Notes - Chapter 2: Prolactin, Corticotropin-Releasing Hormone, Parasympathetic Nervous System

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Autonomic nervous system - out of our control. Biofeedback - learning to alter automatic function consciously. Activates during emergencies or what you
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UC-DAVISPSC 126Emmons Robert

PSC 126 Chapter Notes - Chapter 1: Allostatic Load, Allostasis, Digestion

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20 Apr 2018
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Body"s responses are adapted to handling emergency. Body"s stress - responses are reasonably good at handling these disasters. Our bodies are adapted t
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UC-DAVISPSC 162Richard RobinsFall

PSC 162 Chapter Notes - Chapter 12: Humanistic Psychology, Umwelt, Construals

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UC-DAVISPSC 151Sara GorchoffWinter

PSC 151 Chapter Notes - Chapter 6: Impact Bias

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21 Feb 2018
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Cognitive dissonance: the discomfort that people feel when 2 cognitions (beliefs, attitudes) conflict, or when they behave in ways that are inconsisten
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UC-DAVISPSC 162Richard RobinsFall

PSC 162 Chapter Notes - Chapter 14: Social Learning Theory, Empiricism, Observational Learning

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15 Nov 2018
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UC-DAVISPSC 151Sara GorchoffWinter

PSC 151 Chapter 8: Power of the Situation/ Conformity

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21 Feb 2018
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Conformity: a change in one"s behavior due to the real or imagined influence of other people. Ex: looking at light and estimating length it was moving.
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UC-DAVISPSC 161Cynthia PickettWinter

PSC 161 Chapter Notes - Chapter 6: Deindividuation

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UC-DAVISPSC 151Sara GorchoffWinter

PSC 151 Chapter Notes - Chapter 7: Vacuum Cleaner, Classical Conditioning, Operant Conditioning

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20 Jan 2018
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Attitudes: evaluations of people, objects, and ideas. Cognitive component - thoughts & beliefs that people form about the attitude object. Affective co
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UC-DAVISPSC 162Richard RobinsFall

PSC 162 Chapter Notes - Chapter 13: Enculturation, Acculturation, Asian Americans

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13 Nov 2018
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UC-DAVISPSC 162RobinsFall

PSC 162 Chapter Notes - Chapter 13: Emic And Etic, Construals, Enculturation

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8 Nov 2018
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If, as the phenomenologists claim, a person"s construal of the world is all- important, a logical next question concerns the variations in such constru
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UC-DAVISPSC 41Cross VictoriaWinter

PSC 41 Chapter Notes - Chapter 1: Bias Blind Spot, Availability Heuristic, Statistical Hypothesis Testing

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28 Aug 2018
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UC-DAVISPSC 151Sara GorchoffWinter

PSC 151 Chapter Notes - Chapter 11: Pluralistic Ignorance

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21 Feb 2018
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Prosocial behavior: any act performed with the goal of benefiting another person. Altruism: the desire to help another person even if it involves a cos
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