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Unformatted text preview: and predicts observations. A hypothesis is a testable prediction often implied by a theory. Good theories are explained by 1. Organizing and linking observed facts. 2. Implying hypotheses that offer testable predictions and, sometimes, practical applications. Specific attitudes and behaviors vary across cultures, but the underlying processes are much the same. Behavior does not seem to vary with gender. We study animals to learn more about ourselves. 25/08/2007 11:53:00 25/08/2007 11:53:00...
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This note was uploaded on 02/16/2008 for the course PSYCH 1101 taught by Professor Maas, j during the Fall '06 term at Cornell University (Engineering School).
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- MAAS, J