Learning by Observation Worksheet
Explain classical conditioning.
It results in an involuntary response that creates a association between a
unconditioned stimulus and a response.
Provide one example of classical conditioning by labeling the parts, that i
Emotion and well-being Notes
Emotion- a response of the whole organism, involving physiological arousal, expressive
behaviors and conscious experience.
James-Lange theory- the theory that our experience of emotion is our awareness of out
Identify the three components of emotion and contrast the James-Lange, Cannon-Bard,
and two-factor theories of emotion:
The three components:
1. Physiological activation
2. Expressive behaviors
3. Conscious experience
Group psychology Notes
Group polarization- the enhancement of a groups prevailing attitudes through
discussion within the group.
Groupthink- the mode of thinking that occurs when the desire for harmony in a decisionmaking group overrides a realistic appra
Motivation and Incentive Notes
Motivation- a heed or desire that energizes and directs behavior.
Instinct- a complex behavior that is rigidly patterned throughout a species and is
Drive-reduction theory- the idea that a physiological need creat
Internal Psychology Notes
Consciousness- Our awareness of ourselves and our environment
Manifest content- The remembered story line of a dream.
Depressants- drugs that reduce neural activity and slows body functions
Biological rhythms- periodic physiologi
Consciousness and Dreams Notes
LSD- a powerful hallucinogenic drug; also known as acid.
Delta waves- the large, slow brain waves associated with deep sleep.
Hidden observer- Hilgands term describing a hypnotized subjects awareness of
experiences, such as
Parental roles in psychology worksheet
Discuss the effects of nourishment, body contact, and familiarity on infant social
Until 1950, many psychologists believed that, through a conditioning process,
children become attached to those with nour
Chapter 18: Social Psychology Worksheet
What is the fundamental attribution error? Provide an example.
The tendency for observers, when analyzing anothers behavior, to underestimate
the impact of the situation and to overestimate the impact of personal
Social Psychology Notes
Social Psychology- the scientific study of how we think about, influence and relate to
Attribution theory- the theory that we tend to give a casual explanation for someones
behavior, often by crediting either the situa