Ch.1 What is Psychology?
Section 1: Why Study Psychology?
Use the terms in the word bank to fill in the correct answer.
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DIFFERENT PSYCHOLOGICAL PERSPECTIVES
Structuralism - focuses on sensation, feelings, and perception.
Cognitive - focuses on mental processing of information
Sociocultural - studies the influence of culture and ethnicity
Evolutionary - based on a theory of
STEP-BY-STEP GUIDE TO
UNDERSTANDING CLASSICAL CONDITIONING & OPERANT CONDITIONING
LEARNING: Relatively permanent change in behavior due to experience.
Behaviorists are also called Associationists.
GENERAL PROCESS LEARNING: The learning process that one sp
PSYCHOLOGY BRAIN STRUCTURE
The brain is divided into three major sections:
-hindbrain (medulla, pons, cerebellum)
-forebrain (thalamus, hypothalamus, limbic system)
The BRAINSTEM includes parts of all these three sections.
It also helps regulate
Classical conditioning was discovered accidentally by Ivan Pavlov when one of his students realized that the dog
was salivating before the food even reached the mouth of the dog. Salvation = reflex response.
1. What is the difference between deductive and inductive arguments?
The difference between deductive and inductive arguments is that deductive
arguments can be valid depending on the form or structure of the arguments,
whereas inductive arguments are no
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