Chapter 13 Terms

Biological Psychology

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Biological Psychology 10e . (James W. Kalat) Chapter 13 Terms Alzheimer ’s disease – condition characterized by memory loss, confusion, depression, restlessness, hallucinations, sleeplessness, and loss of appetite Amnesia – Memory Loss Anterograde amnesia – loss of memory for events that happened after brain damage Classical Conditioning – type of conditioning produced by the pairing of stimuli, one of which evokes an automatic response. Conditioned Response – response evoked by a conditioned stimulus after it has been paired with an unconditioned stimulus. Conditioned Stimulus – stimulus that evokes a particular response only after it has been paired with an unconditioned stimulus. Consolidation – conversion of short-term memories into long-term memories and strengthening of those memories. Declarative memory – a memory that a person can state in words. Episodic memories – memories of single events. Equipotentiality
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This note was uploaded on 04/20/2010 for the course BIOL 3064 taught by Professor Dr.wight during the Spring '10 term at Ouachita Baptist.

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