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Unformatted text preview: Objects or conditions in the environment that stimulate our behavior ii. Give you a reason to do something that you might not otherwise want to do ii. Motivated behaviors 1. Arousal 2. Direction 3. Desire a. Tension, strain, expectation d. Pleasure/pain theory i. Hedonism 1. All of our behavior is motivated around this theory a. Seek pleasure b. Avoid pain e. Reflex-drive theory i. Your behavior is caused by an event ii. Stimulus causes reflex (action) iii. Can not account for all behaviors 1. Food is left on the table but you are full so you stop eating iv....
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- Fall '07