Common problems in memory
I cannot remember
I cannot forget
I remember something, but incorrectly false memories
What are false memories?
Memories that are not true/factual
Arent memories trustworthy?
Questions to ask after every experiment:
What did experimenters do? (Steps, control/experimental groups)
Why did they do it?
What did they find?
What did they conclude? (Larger implications of study)
Who is it that you want to be?
Going to change several times
One of the central development challenges of adolescence
What is it? Why is it? How do you get there?
Sense of self is partly cognitive and partly emoti
Attachment (Lecture #2)
History of attachment
Early emphasis on feeding
o Psychoanalytic perspective
o Behavioral perspective
Feeding wasnt sole drive of attachment
children in orphanages missing attachment relationship
even though t
Stress - Coping + Health
The tension, discomfort, or physical symptoms that arise when an
event called a stressor alters the bodys equilibrium
o Equilibrium a state of physical balance, a resting state that
our body maintains
What is its
Result of being social creatures
Impact thought and/or behavior
1984 by George Orwell
Big brother and party force people to obey them. Police behavior and
thoughts. No private opinions, only official because thought police