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Psyc 1101, Fall 10 – Duggins Study Guide Exam 1: Prologue, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5 PROLOGUE Define Psychology What are the goals of Psychological research Difference between basic and applied jobs Main points of major theories/fields of psychology (such as structuralism, functionalism, behaviorism, evolutionary psych, etc.) How is introspection used (candy exercise we did in class) CHAPTER 1: REASEARCH METHODS Why do we need science o Hindsight bias o Overconfidence Definitions of theory, hypothesis Steps of scientific method Sample vs. Population (and random sampling) Identify examples of Construct vs. operational definition Correlation o Define o Advantages/disadvantages o identifying positive vs. negative o why cant you talk about cause/effect observation o define o Advantages/disadvantages case studies o define o Advantages/disadvantages Experiments o define o Advantages/disadvantages o Different between experimental and control conditions
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This note was uploaded on 01/31/2011 for the course ACCT 2102 taught by Professor Clark during the Spring '10 term at Georgia State University, Atlanta.

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