Terry ch 2

Terry ch 2 - B Habituation decrease in OR to a stimulus...

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I. Terry: Habituation Ch. 2 A. Orienting Response (OR):the numerous physiological and behavioral reactions one experiences in the occurrence of a novel or unexpected stimulus: 1. (novel like going skydiving for the first time, or unexpected, like hearing your name unexpectedly or perceiving a predatory animal)
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Unformatted text preview: B. Habituation: decrease in OR to a stimulus that is repeatedly presented that is elicited through gradual learning 1. body-startle reaction to loud noises, skin conductance response (SCR) used to study electrical levels of changes, heart rate, brain wave changes, The novelty Recognition Task...
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