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PGS 101 Exam 1 - PGS 101 Exam 1 Study Guide Helpful hint If a topic was covered in lecture study your lecture notes Only if not study it from the

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PGS 101 Exam 1 Study Guide Helpful hint: If a topic was covered in lecture, study your lecture notes. Only if not, study it from the book . Figures 3.1 & 3.16, 4.7 Precursors to Psychology – human thoughts and behavior Wundt – philosophy and physiology, +Titchner=structuralism G. Stanley Hall – founded APA, +James = functionalism Titchner +Wundt = structuralism James + Hall = functionalism Watson - behaviorism Rogers + Maslow = humanistic psychology Freud - psychoanalysis Structuralism – (Wundt+Titchner) study of structure of consciousness Functionalism – (James+Hall) study of function of consciousness Behavioralism – Watson, study of behavior of consciousness Gestalt psychology – The whole is more than the sum of its parts Psychoanalysis – the study of brain’s activities and the way one thinks Humanistic Psychology - human issues, such as individual free will, personal growth, self- actualization, self-identity, death, aloneness, fr eedom, and meaning. Biological Psychology – mind/body Evolutionary Psychology – how our thoughts have evolved and been passed on Cognitive Revolution – thought processes Qualitative vs. quantitative research- Qualitative – opinions, Quantitative – descriptive info about group/event Qualitative survey – people’s opinions or attitudes Natural observation – observe public behavior Case Study – unusual/infrequent phenomena Descriptive research – demographics, describe, composition Mean, median, mode, percentages Correlational research- possible relationships
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This note was uploaded on 09/19/2011 for the course PGS 101 taught by Professor Blan during the Fall '08 term at ASU.

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PGS 101 Exam 1 - PGS 101 Exam 1 Study Guide Helpful hint If a topic was covered in lecture study your lecture notes Only if not study it from the

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