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Unformatted text preview: Lower brain stem & cerebellum Higher cerebral hemisphere Highlights of lower brain The cerebrum Hemispheric specialization Plasticity of brain Chromosomes, DNA, genes Monogenetic & Polygenetic Sensation vs perception Sensory adaptation Distal & proximal stimuli Perceptual hypotheses Light waves (amplitude, wavelength, purity) Lens, pupil, retina, fovia Rods & cones Dark & light adaptation Optic chiasm Three major feature detectors Theories regarding color vision Form (pattern) perception theories Gestalt principles Binocular & monocular cues Perceptual consistency Soundwaves (amplitude, wavelength, purity) Outer, middle, inner ear Basilar membrane & celia Theories of pitch perception Olfactory system including olfactory nerve Gustatory system including papillae and basic tastes Tactile system including basic skin senses Kinesthetic system Vestibular system...
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This test prep was uploaded on 04/16/2008 for the course PSYCH 101 taught by Professor M during the Fall '08 term at ASU.
- Fall '08