Lecture Notes for PSY 108 - COGNITIVE PSYCHOLOG with Revlin at UC Santa Barbara (UCSB)

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University:University of California - Santa Barbara
Term:Winter 2010
  • Positive Contrast
  • Characteristics of the Speaker
  • Mental Rotation
  • Saccadic Movement
  • George Miller
  • Divided Attention
  • Keyword Method
  • Physical Map
  • Neuroscience
  • Prospective Memory
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Review for Midterm Cog Psy 1 Brief History ? The term cognitive refers to the acquisition, storage, transformation, and use of knowledge; cognitive psychology is sometimes used as a synonym for cognition, and sometimes it refers to a theoretical approach to psychology ? Wilhelm Wundt is responsible for creating the discipline of psychology and the ? Hermann Ebbinghaus and Mary Whiton Calkins conducted early research on human introspection technique ? William James examined everyday psychological processes, and he emphasized the memory ? Beginning in the early twentieth century; behaviorists such as Watson rejected the active nature of the human mind ? Gesalt psychology emphasized organization in pattern perception and insight in problem solving study of mental processes the behaviorists helped to develop the research methods used by current cognitive psychologists ? Fred Bartlett conducted memory research using long stories and other ...

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