AN INDIVIDUALS UNIQUE AND RELATIVELY STABLE
PATTERNS OF BEHAVIOR, THOUGHTS, AND FEELINGS
DOES SUCH CONSISTENCY REALY EXIST?
IT DOES NOT-BEHAVIOUR IS LARGELY DETERMINED BY
EXTERNAL FACTORS RATHER BY STABLE TRAITS.
MANY STUDIES INDICATES THAT PE
A RELATIVELY PERMANENT CHANGE IN BEHAVIOR DUE TO
TYPES OF LEARNING
LEARNING BY CLASSICAL CONDITIONING
LEARNING BY OPERANT CONDITIONING.
LEARNING BY TRIAL AND ERROR.
LEARNING BY INSIGHT.
INTERNAL PROCESSES THAT ACTIVATE, GUIDE, AND
MAINTAIN BEHAVIOR OVER TIME.
MASLOWS NEED HEIRARCHY
TO OBTAIN AND CONSUME FOOD.
CONNECTIONS AND THE EMERGENCE OF
FROM PHILOSOPHY CAME TWO IDEAS:
The view that knowledge can be gathered through careful
The view that knowledge can be gained through logic and careful
ROLE OF PH
HEALTH, STRESS, COPING.
The study of the relation between psychological variables and health,
reflects the view that both mind and body are important determinants of
health and illness.
Our response to events that disrupt our phys
The Sea and the Shore
A pair of gibbous creatures, who had lived in the sea since time began, which hadn't been long
before, were washed upon the shore one day and became the discoverers of land. "The light that
never was!" exclaimed the female, lying on
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About Aristotle's Ethics
The Nicomachean Ethics, Aristotle's most important study of personal morality and the ends of
human life, has for many centuries been a widely-read and influential book. Though written
more than 2,000 years ago, it of
First Meditation Summary
The First Meditation, subtitled "What can be called into doubt," opens with the Meditator
reflecting on the number of falsehoods he has believed during his life and on the subsequent
faultiness of the body of knowledge he has buil
I will introduce two characters: Alex, a proponent of some form of Libertarianism, the idea that we have Free Will
and Beth, who sides with Determinism. It is obvious that of these two, only Beth has some education in philosophy,
so she is really the only