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01.22 Tuesday - Tuesday, January 22 nd, 2008 Psychology:...

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Tuesday, January 22 nd , 2008 Psychology: the systematic study of human behavior and mental experience Psychologists: Freud, Dr. Phil → in reality, Clinical is the biggest single field, but is still much less than 50% of all psychologists Clinical Psychology: came out after World War 1 to help problemed veterans Physiologists: first, original field of psychology Timeline: I. a. Thousands of years ago i. b. The themes of psychology c. Questions about human spirit i. Mind/body separation II. Natural Science a. Methods of psychology b. Physiologists/scientists interested in Philosophy/Psychology c. III. Merge of 2 Fields: December 13 th , 1879 a. 3 guys in a small room in Germany b. c. First psychological experiment- quantitative behavior 1. Structuralism- by Wundt a. Philosopher and physiologist b. Tried to narrow down @ construct elements/parts of the mind
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