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Unformatted text preview: Study guide for Developmental Psych Final Ch.2 1=Zygote: rapid cell division 2=Embryo: cell division, migration, differentiation, death and hormonal influences 3=Fetus: sensory experiences and learning, rapid Stem cells are EMBRYOTIC cells Cephalocaudal development pattern of growth that parts near the head grow earlier than areas further from the head Ch.5 Visual scanning: 1-month-old looked primary at the outer contour of the face and eyes; 2-month- old fixated primary on the inner parts of the face (eyes and mouth) Optical illusion of subjective contour (a square inside the four pack-men): 7-month-old can see it as adults see Facial discriminations: both 9 and 6-month olds can distinguish different faces for humans; 6- month old is also good at differentiating monkey faces, but not 9-month olds and adults Between 5-7 months, babies can detect connections between emotional facial expression and the voices Study by Kellmand and Spelke (1983) of a block and a rod moving behind it- babies thought the...
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This note was uploaded on 02/13/2012 for the course PSYCHOLOGY UD taught by Professor Brewer during the Fall '10 term at UC Irvine.
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