Chapter Seven Notes
Belsky: Children in full-time day care before 12 months are more likely to be insecure
-Newborns show global pleasure and distress
-By 2-3 months social smiles to human face, especially mom and dad
Chapter Ten Notes
Women into the workforce
1965-2005 % of two parent households has doubled (both parents working)
People are living longer
A lot of workers have elders to take care of
Three jobs- Two adults (1 jobs per adult)
Single earners ( 2 job
Match t he f ollowing correctly and insert the numbers in the blank column.
When you are neither adolescent n or a dult in every sense
Rituals marking initiation into a dulthood
Adults go back t
Chapter Five Notes
Adult and explore: repeat behavior
0-8 months, do not search for objects
8-12 moths, search for object (A not B) search error
18 months anticipate consequences of actions, predict, solve, local problems mentally.
Chapter Two Notes
Skinner: Rat experiments, all about behavior, want more of the science aspect.
-Consequences affect behavior
Bandura: child is not a blank slate. Also called social learning theorist.
-Modeling of behavior is more affective
Chapter Three Notes
Polygenic: Many genes affected
Twin Studies: compare similarities between twins.
-Dizygotic/ fertile -2ovaries +2 sperms
-Monozygotic/identical -1zygote splits 100% same genes
DNA Martyrs: segments on chromosome, implicated in a trait
Chapter Four Notes
Know reflexes and also activity, sleep, crying, and 5 IDs
Experience- Expectant growth
Experience- Dependent growth
Synaptic pruning, synaptic genesis
Know where glucose is used
Ch. One Notes
80% below poverty
18% of world population
82% of world population and getting higher
Fewer gender difference
A more scientific difference in gender
50% go to college
Chapter Six Notes
Criticism of Piaget
-He underestimated infants and overestimated adolescents who do not always
reason at formal operations
Piaget underestimated infants (0-2) and overestimated children
Bellagios research with possible and
Chapter Eight Notes
-Students how head start is effective in increasing test scores- especially in reading and
-Campbell and Ramey- Carolina Abecedarian Project (Shows effects of long term impact.
Programs over 5 years made an impact.
Chapter Nine Notes
The Search for Identity
Identity vs Role Confusion
-A prerequisite for productive adulthood and intimacy.
-Need to find ones course autonomously with vacation, careers, ideas, values, and
investing in it
Hypothetical reasoning and advan