FINAL STUDY MATERIAL

FINAL STUDY MATERIAL - Motivation is the force that moves...

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Motivation is the force that moves people to behave, think, and feel the way they do Cannon-Bard theory states that emotion and physiological reactions occur simultaneously Self-regulation is the process by which an organism pursues important objectives, centrally involving getting feedback about how we are doing in our goal pursuits Sexual orientation is the direction of the person’s erotic interests whether heterosexual, homosexual, or bisexual James-Lange theory states that emotion results from physiological states triggered by stimuli in the environment Estrogen is the main class of female sex hormones, produced principally by the ovaries Anorexia nervosa is an eating disorder that involves the relentless pursuit of thinness through starvation From Maslow's perspective, motivation is primarily the result of humans focusing on satisfying basic needs before moving to higher needs You just ran a marathon in very hot weather and perspired heavily. According to drive reduction theory, your body will have a(n) _____ for water, which will produce a(n) _____ for water, which will lead to a(n) _____ to get water Homeostasis is the body’s tendency to maintain an equilibrium or steady state
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This note was uploaded on 09/05/2011 for the course PSYCH 101 taught by Professor Hartley during the Spring '05 term at Boise State.

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