Key_Motivation__Emotion_Terms - fear James- Lang Theory:...

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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,
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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...
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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.

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