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This 2 page Class Notes was uploaded by Alvena Considine on Friday October 2, 2015. The Class Notes belongs to PSY 2013 at Arkansas State University taught by Angela Pierce in Fall. Since its upload, it has received 22 views. For similar materials see /class/217731/psy-2013-arkansas-state-university in Psychlogy at Arkansas State University.




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Date Created: 10/02/15
Unit 1 Study Guide Chapter 1 PWNP P PP E JE Understand how psychology came about in early history Who is considered the father of Psychology Where and when was the first Psychology laboratory What did the father of psychology say should psychology focus on What is Structuralism What is Functionalism Who was William James and what gave him the idea behind his theory What is the Psychoanalytic theory and who is the father What is the Behaviorism theory and who is the father Who was BF Skinner and what did he contribute What is the Humanism theory and who is consider the founder What is Cognitive theory of psychology What is the Evolutionary theory and how did develop What are the six different areas of professional practice in Psychology What are the seven different major research areas in Psychology Chapter 2 What are the goals of the Scientific Enterprise What are the Steps in a Scientific Investigation What are the Six Key Data Collection Techniques What is Experimental Research What is Cause and Effect What is an Independent Variable What is a Dependent Variable What is the Experimental Group What is the Control Group What is DescriptiveCorrelational Research What are the four types of research methods How are correlation and prediction related How are correlation and causation not related What is sampling bias What is the Placebo effect What is distortion in selfreport data What is experimenter bias What are the six ethical guidelines for research Chapter 3 34 35 What is the basic hardware of the nervous system Define Neurons Soma Dendrite Axon Myelin Sheath Terminal Buttons Synapse Glia and Neurotransmitter What are the Action Potential and the Resting Potential What occurs at the Synapse What are the seven most researched neurotransmitters Which one impacts Depressive disorders Which one impacts Anxiety disorders Which one impacts Schizophrenia only Which one impacts Alzheimer s disease Which one impacts Depressive disorders Obsessivecompulsive disorders eating disorders Which one impacts Parkinsonism Schizophrenic disorders Addictive disorders Which one resembles Opiate drugs and plays a role in pain relief What is the organization of the Human Nervous System What is the difference in Afferent and Efferent nerve fibers What is the Autonomic and Somatic Nervous System What is the Sympathetic and Parasympathetic Division of the Autonomic Nervous System What makes up the Central Nervous System Know the 12 different areas of the brain and what there functions are What is the Endocrine System and how does it influence behaviors Bonus Explain the controversial theory of llNature vs Nurture


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