Psychology What is Psychology? Science of behavior ad related mental and physiological processes (human & animal) Application of knowledge to problems What is adjustment? Managing/coping with the demands and challenges of everyday life. It involves a
Review Exam 1
History of psychology as a discipline: Psychology is rooted in 2 major disciplines:
philosophy and physical sciences. Psychologists ask questions of the philosophers
while borrowing the methods of the physical sciences.
Wilhelm Wundt- conduc
General Psychology Final Review
Chapters 1, 2, 4
Wilhelm Wundt- First experimental psychologist. Structuralism
Freud- psychodynamic theory.
o Personality is shaped by early childhood experiences.
o Psychodynamic- a theory put forward by Freud which psychi