Dream Interpretation Assignment
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This paper will be typed, double spaced in the following format. Please use complete
sentences to complete the requested information. Use the Dr. Langs Model posted for
you in Bb, to refresh your memor
Arousal and Performance
Arousal mobilization or activation of
energy for and during behavior
Increases vigor, affects efficiency
Types of arousal include:
Drives and Needs
Basic model of the relationships between
drives and needs
In-depth analysis of specific psychological
and social need states
Implicit motivation findings and
Introducing Motivation and
Motivation is one of the most practical
and personally useful topics in
Consider an example exercising
Why? Why not?
One reason? Many reasons? U
Addictions and Addictive
Overview of the Chapter
What is addiction?
Are all addictions created equal?
How do addictions influence motivation and
Motivation and Evolution in
Basic premise: Human nature formed
through selection pressure, resulting in
Experience can influence expression of
genetic predispositions (epigeneti
Goals and Expectancies
Issues to Discuss
Why are goals useful for mobilizing action
and increasing effort?
How do we develop plans for the future?
What is prospect theory and how does it
How do expectan
History of Thought in
Organisms are motivated to approach
pleasure and avoid pain
Digging into the definition
Short-term or long-term?
Reward sizes and values?
Cumulative or immediate?
Personality and Motivation
Personality theory and traits of interest
The impact of personality on motivated
Relevant components of self-theory
What Is Personality?
Stress and Motivation
What is stress?
How do life events produce stress?
What are strains? What types are there?
What factors/abilities moderate the effects
A Typical Mode
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
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
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The Logical Song Extra Credit
Listening to The Logical Song by Supertramp I picked up five words from the
song lyrics that applied to todays field of education. The first word that I heard was
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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