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5 adjectives of a psycologist 1. Intelligent 2. Experimental 3. Trustworthy 4. Perceptive 5. Precise 6. Empathetic 7. Good listening skills 5 adjectives of a scientist 8. Intelligent 9. Experimental 10. Observable 11. Perceptive 12. Precise 13. Curious Types of psychologist: Clinical psychology – What is psychology? -Scientific study of behavior and metal processes. What are the goals of Psychology? 1) Description 2) Explanation 3) Prediction **Observation=many people/animals develop specific behaviors from observing others (violence=a group of young boys who watch a lot of violence on TV and play violent video games are more violent than those who do not) 4) Control: [How an it be changed?] Why does the field of psychology need to be a science? -Human intuition and common sense are limited DEMONSTRATION: -Filled up glass with water as high as she possible could without letting it spill over. -What would happen if you dropped a penny in the water?
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This note was uploaded on 09/15/2011 for the course PSYCH 1101 taught by Professor Suveg during the Spring '09 term at University of Georgia Athens.

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