Introductory Psychology (Psych 101)
Motivation, Mods 33-35
Outline of Topics
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Does motivation work in humans by way of drives, incentives, and optimizing arousal, or
Emotion, Prof. Phillips
What is Emotion?
A response of the whole organism, involving
o Physiological arousal
o Expressive Behavior
o Conscious experience
Theories of Emotion
The Nature-Nurture Debate and Emotion
Whats the Role of
PSYCH 101, MODS 40 &
STRESS & HEALTH
What are stressors and what is stress?
How does stress lead to illness?
What helps us deal with stress?
what are common sources or causes of stress?
To introduce the id