Mind & Behavior I (PSY 3101C) Spring 2011, Dowling College 11:30 12:51 Tuesday/Thursday, Room 418 RC
Professor: Dr. Jennifer Tallon Office: RC 200 C E-mail: TallonJ@dowling.edu Office Hours: Tuesday & Thursday 1:00 2:30, Wednesday 1:30 2:30 or by appointm
Emotions and Memory
Flashbulb Memories Psychogenic Amnesia
What are Flashbulb Memories?
Produced by very important, dramatic, and surprising public or personal events (event properties & memory properties) Subset of autobiographical memories Brown and Kul
What is extended consciousness?
Extended consciousness is everything core consciousness is, only bigger and better, and it does nothing but grow across evolution and across a lifetime of experiences in each individual.
What is exten
Emotions, Feelings, & Consciousness
Introduction to Damasios Theory of Consciousness The Role of Emotions
Why study emotion?
How are our behaviors influenced by emotion? What role does emotion play in social interactions?
How do emo
Psychology Past and Present
What Is Psychology?
The scientific study of behavior and the mind. Psychologists employ systematic, objective, methods of observing mental processes
Emotions: things you experience Behaviors: things you do Thoughts: beliefs a