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Unit 1: Psychology ’ s History and Approaches. Unit Overview. What is Psychology? Contemporary Psychology. Click on the any of the above hyperlinks to go to that section in the presentation. What is Psychology?. Psychology ’ s Roots Prescientific Psychology. Ancient Greeks Socrates Plato

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unit overview
Unit Overview
  • What is Psychology?
  • Contemporary Psychology

Click on the any of the above hyperlinks to go to that section in the presentation.

psychology s roots prescientific psychology
Psychology’s RootsPrescientific Psychology
  • Ancient Greeks
    • Socrates
    • Plato
    • Aristotle
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Psychology’s RootsPrescientific Psychology
  • Rene Descartes
  • Francis Bacon
  • John Locke
    • Tabula Rasa (blank slate)
  • Empiricism
psychology s roots psychological science is born
Psychology’s RootsPsychological Science is Born
  • Wilhelm Wundt (1879)
    • University of Leipzig
    • Reaction time experiment
psychology s roots thinking about the mind s structure
Psychology’s RootsThinking About the Mind’s Structure
  • Edward Titchener
    • Structuralism
      • introspection
psychology s roots thinking about the mind s function
Psychology’s RootsThinking About the Mind’s Function
  • William James
    • Functionalism
    • Mary Calkins
    • Margaret Floy Washburn
  • Experimental psychology
psychological science develops1
Psychological Science Develops
  • Behaviorism
    • John B. Watson
    • B.F. Skinner
    • “study of observable behavior”
psychological science develops2
Psychological Science Develops
  • Humanistic psychology
    • Carl Rogers
    • Abraham Maslow
  • Cognitive Neuroscience
psychological science develops3
Psychological Science Develops
  • Psychology
    • Science
    • Behavior
    • Mental processes
psychology s biggest question
Psychology’s Biggest Question
  • Nature – Nurture Issue
    • Biology versus experience
    • History
      • Greeks
      • Rene Descartes
      • Charles Darwin
        • Natural selection
psychology s three main levels of analysis
Psychology’s Three Main Levels of Analysis
  • Levels of Analysis
    • Biological
    • Psychological
    • Social-cultural
  • Biopsychosocial Approach
psychological approaches perspectives
Psychological Approaches/Perspectives
  • Biological psychology
  • Evolutionary psychology
  • Psychodynamic psychology
  • Behavioral psychology
  • Cognitive psychology
  • Humanistic psychology
  • Social-cultural psychology
psychology s subfields
Psychology’s Subfields
  • Psychometrics
  • Basic Research
    • Developmental psychology
    • Educational psychology
    • Personality psychology
    • Social psychology
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Psychology’s Subfields
  • Applied Research
    • Industrial/organizational psychology
    • Human factors psychology
    • Counseling psychology
    • Clinical psychology
    • Psychiatry
tips for studying psychology
Tips for Studying Psychology
  • SQ3R
  • Study Tips
    • Distribute your study time
    • Learn to think critically
    • In class, listen actively
    • Overlearn
    • Be a smart test-taker