Psych. 50 notes
Dont use the P word! (Proven)
I promise to use the information learned in this class for good and not for evil.
Lecture notes: 1/15/17
Exact center point of all data weighted by value of data points.
All numbers added divi
o Form of secondary research
o Statistical method of aggregating research finding across many studies of the same
question: M/A revolutionized the study of large psychological issues.
o Hundreds, if not thousands, of stu
Self Esteem Final Draft
Julie J Fernandez
self-esteem reflects a person's overall open to opinion and judging; not black-and-white
emotional process of figuring out the worth, amount, or quality of something of his or her own worth. It
is a judgment of on
2 December 2016
The Animal Rights Movement: In the arms of the angel
When those depressing commercials from the ASPCA against animal cruelty play on
television, many people do not pay attention to th
My baby has been sleeping well at night. She usually gets through the night sleeping in her own
bed, but if she had a bad day or seemed to miss us she will climb into our bed. I do not mind it at all
because I want my baby to get all the attention she
How well is your child adapting to social situations in the home and outside the home? Does your child
have any behavior or emotional problems at this point? Why do you think these problems are occurring
and what are you doing about them?
My daughter is c
. Do you notice any improvements in cognitive and language skills since age 4? Give specific examples.
Does your child have any special needs with regard to cognitive or language development at this point
and what do you plan to do?
In my daughters, cogni
Last Name 1
1. Pioneers in the field (1800s-1900s):
Charles Darwin (UK)
-baby biography: described his sons infancy
G. Stanly Hall (USA)
-founded academic discipline (john Hopkins)
Worksheet #5: Practice
Instructions: After watching the video on Delivery you will complete this worksheet. Your assignment must be submitted
to blackboard by 9 pm PST on the date noted on your class schedule. See blackboard for instructions on how to sub
RCC PSY 9 Operational Definition Assignment
The overall purpose of this project is to give you practice creating operational definitions
and measuring constructs based on your definitions. The secondary aim of this project is
to expose you to the media in
I was the same way when I was a teenager, finding a thrill every so often by doing a risky move that did
not result in consequences. Having friends who did not necessarily encourage the behavior, but react to
it positively when the risk is pulled off furt
1. _ advocated that humans are essentially motivated by levels of
2. _ is attributed with the development of the Two-Factor Theory of motivation.
The questions and answers provided above are exclusive to the study notes and textbooks.
Attempt has been made to cover and give a comprehensive question bank, yet a serious
reference to the text book and notes provided is highly recommended.
1. Organizational behaviour is the study of what people think, feel, and do in and around
2. Globalization occurs when an organization extends its activities to other parts of the
world, actively participates in other markets, and competes a
Measurement of Personality:
Psychologists have devised a number of tests to measure the various aspects of
personality, these are :
Projective Techniques: These techniques are based on
LIMITATIONS OF OB
1. Though the subject helps an individual understanding human behavior better only in the
workplaces, he or she may be a failure on the domestic front.
2. The subject of OB has not contributed to improved interpersonal relations in organ
WHAT IT IS?
According to McGhee, Learning has taken place if an individual behaves, reacts, and responds as a result
of experience in a manner different from the way he formerly behaved. Learning is change in behaviour
through education and train
After reading this chapter, you should be able to do the following:
Understand the role of motivation in determining employee performance.
Classify the basic needs of employees.
Describe how fairness perceptions are determined and conse
Differentiate between white collared and blue collared workers.
What are ethical dilemmas?
Who is the Father of Welfare movement?
What do you understan