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Unformatted text preview: Beginnings of Cognitive Psychology Response to Behaviorism Explain everything in terms environment and behavior Pavlovian classical conditioning Skinnerian operant conditioning No need for internal/mental explanations Anomalies and Beginnings of Cognitive Psychology Things did not fit behaviorism Attention 72 Language Kuhnian Scientific Revolution People and the Beginnings of Cognitive Psychology Time in the 50s and 60s Harvard with George Miller and Jerome Bruner Chomsky's response to Skinner on language Neisser and 1st major textbook Rediscovery of Bartlett and Piaget Technology and the Beginnings of Cognitive Psychology Technology for research Stereophonic Sound Computers for timing Technology for Metaphor Mind is like a computer Hardware and Software Cognitive Approach Information Processing Information in Infer what processing must have occurred Information out Cognitive Assumptions Can infer cognitive processing Mind is like a computer Linear, step by step Parallel, many things occur at once Content has small effects Context has small effects Humans are special Cognitive Topics Follow information through the system Perception Attention Memory Other topics Knowledge Language Emotion and Cognition Judgment and decision making ...
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This note was uploaded on 06/10/2008 for the course PSYCH 210 taught by Professor Hyman during the Spring '08 term at Western Washington.

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