psychology Flashcards

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reflexive smile
does not occur in response to external stimuli; happens during the month after birth, usually during irregular patterns of sleep
social smile
response to external stimulus; typically in response to a face (2-3 months usually)
primary emotions
present in humans appear in first six months of life
self- conscious
require cognition; appear for the first time from the middle of the second year through the middle of the third year of life
pride
pleasure or satisfaction taken in an achievement, possession or association
heredity
aspect of temperament's biological foundations
the left cortical hemisphere
responds to positive emotion
right hemisphere
responds to negative emotion
Freud
infants becom attached to the person or object that provides oral satisfaction
erikson
first year of life is key time for development of attachment
bowlby
also stresses importance of attachment in first year, as well as responsiveness of caregiver
stranger anxiety
infant's fear and wariness of strangers
seperation protest
infant's distress to being separated from caregiver
social referencing
"reading" emotional cues in others to help determine how to act in a particular situation
integrity
doing the right thing even when no one's watching
internalization
developmental change from behavior that is externally controlled to behavior that is controlled by internal standards
love withdrawal
discipline technique in which a parent witholds attention or love
induction
discipline technique in which a parent uses reasoning and explains the consequences of their actions
altruism
unselfish interest in helping another
brain death
neurological definition of death
cortical brain death
higher brain functioning is not present, lower brain function is still present
Advance directive
expresses person's desire regarding extradorinary procedures that might be used to sustain life
passive enthansasia
withholding of available treatments
active euthanasia
death induced dilibrately, as by injecting a lethal dose of drug
hospice
a humanized program committed to marking the end of life free from pain, anxiety, etc
pallative care
reducing pain and suffering and helping individuals live as fully and comfortable as possible
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