Psychology of Human Sexuality: Sexual norms in Western vs. Eastern Societies
Sexual norm can refer to either a personal or social norm. Most cultures have
social norms regarding sexuality and define normal to consist only of
Journal Article 3: Personality disorders and sleep
Article: Selby, E. A. (2013). Chronic sleep disturbances and borderline personality
disorder symptoms. Journal Of Consulting And Clinical Psychology, 81(5), 941-947.
COM200 Public Speaking
Public Speaking and Civic Engagement paper
Due: 6 May 2014
As an Honors student at Pace University, adults and faculty expect us to be
knowledgeable in an array of topics, be able to debate and support our beliefs an
Journal Article 2
Article: Fisk, J. E., Montgomery, C., & Murphy, P. N. (2009). The association between
the negative effects attributed to ecstasy use and measures of cognition and mood
among users. Experimental And Clinical Psy
This speech is designed to educate my audience about the different types of taxes deducted
from our paychecks. It is meant to inform people about basic
Journal Article 1
Article: Derek H. Arnold, Signy V. Wegener, Francesca Brown, and Jason B.
Mattingley. Journal of Experimental Psychology: Human Perception and
Performance, Vol. 38, No. 5, pp. 10781084.
Purpose of Research: Thi
Empiricism: How to Know Stuf
Empiricism: the belief that accurate knowledge can be
acquired through observation
Scientific method: a set of principles about the
appropriate relationship between ideas and evidence
The Evolution of a Science
Linda Olszewski, M.A.
Psychology: the scientific study of mind and
Mind: private inner experience
Behavior: observable actions of human beings
and nonhuman animals
Psych 112 Intro
The truth behind psychology study of human mind and behavior
Who are we, why are we? Why are we the way we are?
The mind- private inner experience
Behavior-observable, actions of human beings and nonhuman animals
William James -1842-1910 t
Karl Lashley- lesioning in rats in a maze-localization of brain function; learning
Physiological psychology-activities linked to bodily functions
Observed relationship between brain and behavior
Psychology of Human Sexuality: Sexual Norms in Western vs. Eastern Society
A. Topic: Psychology of human sexuality; Sexual norms in western vs.
B. Issue: Causes for the differences
1. I found very interesting learning about behavior therapy in which the
patients are taught how to change symptoms or behaviors. From past
chapters I have learned the power we have over our brain and our behavior
but it never crossed my mind it could rea