Lecture 3-03-08 (CH 8)

Lecture 3-03-08 (CH 8) - of a given height Eating Disorders...

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Safety and security Needs Physical Emotional Physiological Needs Self Actualization Love and Belonging Needs Self-esteem Needs Deficiency needs Chapter 8: Motivation The factors that direct and energize behavior Motives that underlie behavior Cognitive Approach Motivation is a result of people’s thoughts and goals Intrinsic cognitive motivation Causes us to participate in an activity for our own personal betterment Extrinsic cognitive motivation Causes us to do something for some concrete, tangible reward Humanistic School Hierarchy of Needs Theory Developed by Abraham Maslow We each have levels of needs Lower needs must be filled first – then higher Motivation at any given moment is result of current need level Maslow’s Hierarchy The Motivation Behind Hunger and Eating Obesity Body weight that is more than 20% above the average weight for a person
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Unformatted text preview: of a given height Eating Disorders Anorexia nervosa A severe eating disorder where one starves oneself possibly to death. Symptoms: Weight loss 85-86 lbs. Stop eating Distorted body image Excessive exercise Laxatives Demographics 1% of Caucasian women age 16+ Can start younger The older when begins worse it is Often begins purposefully gets out of control Some boys; no %, but increasing About 1000 deaths/year Theories on origins: Biological chemical imbalance in hypothalamus Some genetics, some heredity Depression Societal societys demand for slim Bulimia A disorder in which a person binges on large quantities of food and then purges...
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Lecture 3-03-08 (CH 8) - of a given height Eating Disorders...

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