serial position effect
On immediate recall of words lists, people remember those words at the beginning and at the end of the list better than those in the middle.
French & raven
Generativity vs stagnation
Middle Adulthood 35 - 60
Middle adulthood 35 - 60 erikson
generativity vs stagnation
What are Upper and Lower level needs
Herzberg's Two-factor Theory
Upper level needs (motivators or satisfiers) Job content and includes needs for achievement, responsibility and opportunity.
Lower level needs (Hygiene factors or dissatisfiers) relate to job contex, sut as pay, working conditions, and supervision.
adolescence 12-18 erikson
idenity vs role confusion
early adulthood 18-35
intimacy v isolation
late adulthood 60+ erikson
ego integrity v despair
One way a child masters difficult feelings
when is handedness established
1st at 2, becomes firmly established by 7-8
Margaret Mahler - includes object permanence but also to the ability to unify the good and bad aspects of the mother into a whole representation
Patterson Coercion Model of Aggression
3 steps to delinquency
- Kids learn to be aggressive by observing coercive and antisocial behaviors of parents
- Child with conduct problmes experiences academic failure and peer rejection
- child then experiences depressed mood and is more likely to join a deviant peer group
association between 2 variables when each variables association with another variable has been removed.
Wernicke, Broca, and Conduction aphasia have ______________ in common
impaired repetition of verbal tasks
referes to the rhythmic and intonational aspect of language
Intact comprehension, fluency, and prosody but pathway betwen reception (wernicke) and articulation (broca) is damaged, they cannot repeat words that they hear.
Certain things must occur for development to proceed normally, yet if they don't occur, future events may be able to compensate. Unlike critical period.
Measures the improvement in productivity from implementing a training program in terms of the dollar value of the benefits generated
How can one make inferences about causation?
structrual equation modeling
lithium side effects
mild cognitive impairment
extreme forms = lithium toxicity, which can be fatal
choose whether to do something that is both desirable and undesirable
Long-term potentiation is a process that affects
Night Terrors occur at what age
immediate memory aka
standard error of measurment is
the average amount of error in calculating each subject's score
refusing to comply with a suggestion
concept in persuasion and attitude change.
People feel pressured by a message and INCREASE their resistance to persuasion
predict future results
correlaton between current motivation and current performance