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WEEK 1: Outline 1 I. What is Biopsychology? AKA Physiological Psychology Behavioral Neuroscience Behavioral Neurobiology Psychobiology A. Biopsychology as a discipline of Neuroscience B. Biopsychology as a subdivision of Psychology Example: Explaining Language Cognitive Psychology - relationship between what is said and what is the meaning behind it Developmental Psychology - how children's language capacities increase with age Social Psychology - cultural differences in and social pressures on speech Experimental Psychology - how reinforcers and punishers influence the frequency and context of speech Biological Psychology - what goes on in the brain that makes speech possible II. Me III. Organization of this course IV. You V. Key Introductory Concepts: A. Mind vs. Brain Problem (similar to "Psychological" vs "Physiological") Tell me, where is fancy bred, Or in the heart or in the head? Shakespeare
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This note was uploaded on 04/20/2008 for the course PSY 308 taught by Professor Jones during the Spring '08 term at University of Texas at Austin.

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Outline1 - WEEK 1: Outline 1 I. What is Biopsychology? AKA...

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