Key_Motivation__Emotion_Terms

Key_Motivation__Emotion_Terms - fear James- Lang Theory:...

Info iconThis preview shows page 1. Sign up to view the full content.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Key Motivation & Emotion Terms (Lahey, 2007, Chapter 10) Primary Motives: Biological Needs Homeostasis: hunger, thirst Psychological Motives Novelty Social Motives: success seeking vs. failure avoiding Intrinsic vs. Extrinsic Motivation Overjustification Effect Maslow’s Hierarchy of Motives Arousal & Performance: The Yerkes-Dodson Law (1908) Emotions: anger, disgust, happiness, sadness, surprise,
Background image of page 1
This is the end of the preview. Sign up to access the rest of the document.

Unformatted text preview: fear James- Lang Theory: Behavior (body reaction) before emotion Cannon-Bard Theory: Simultaneous body & emotional reaction Cognitive Theory: Interpretation of event and body reaction-Schachter & Singer (1962): impact of social context-Positive psychology: What makes us happy? Aggression Freuds Instinct Theory (catharsis) Frustration-Aggression Theory Social Learning Theory...
View Full Document

This note was uploaded on 03/18/2008 for the course PSYC 2004 taught by Professor Dmharris during the Fall '06 term at Virginia Tech.

Ask a homework question - tutors are online