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Psychology -- anyone
Please read the entire thing. My Assignment: Describe neurotransmitters, their function, and impact on behavior. Discuss one neurotransmitter in detail describing the effect it has on our bodies and connection with disease. Discuss the importance of biology for understanding ...
Wednesday, July 19, 2006 at 4:06pm by Anonymous
Psychology -- anyone please?
I have a question, an honest question that I just would like to have answered not a criticism. I've heard of this "predisposition" on a couple different occasions but I don't buy it. From what I understood from the reading the stem cells react to situations basically. They ...
Friday, July 21, 2006 at 8:49am by Anonymous
which person has had the most influence on the growth of psychology? I would say Aristole and Plato. I would say Eve. Could you give me some information on her? Eve was that babe who convinced her man to eat the forbidden fruit, and got him in big trouble with God. Adam blamed...
Tuesday, October 24, 2006 at 9:18am by jessica
Which of the following situations involves a self-fulfilling prophecy? 1.Andy is hungry, so he makes himself a tuna fish sandwich. 2.Cheryl goes into her psychology exam convinced that she will fail, and she does. 3.Danielle is very smart, so her parents enroll her in a ...
Monday, October 30, 2006 at 3:50pm by Miranda
The color of a bright red apple is/an: 1.intense,physical stimulation of light 2.transduction of the intensity of light 3.psychological property of sensual experience and exists only in the brain 4.physical property present in the apple itself I am thinking the correct answer ...
Tuesday, October 31, 2006 at 6:51pm by Masy
I have to create a powerpoint for my psychology class. The power point presentation has to be about intelligence. I have to compare the early and contempoary theories of intelligence. My question is do you know any reliable websites where I can find this information? Thanks ...
Wednesday, November 8, 2006 at 7:14pm by jenna
hey..check out schoolpiggyback (on google)...they got psychology students that will answer your questions there...neways..goodluck : ) Psychologists have used four perspectives in their efforts to explain motivation. These include an emphasis on instincts, optimum arousal, a ...
Monday, December 4, 2006 at 4:55pm by steve
What do the results of twins studies on IQ say about John Locke’s theory? (Broken Link Removed) Here are some quotes to assist you in this nature vs nurture debate. The last really answers your question. The others mainly point out the fallacies psychologists delude themselves...
Thursday, January 11, 2007 at 10:55am by key
How do the behaviors that you listed relate to those reported by Sternberg and his colleagues? What behaviors did you list? What did Sternberg and his colleagues report? I searched Google under the key words "intelligence behavior Sternberg" to get these possible sources: http...
Friday, January 26, 2007 at 1:55am by Sonya
List behaviors that you can think of that are characteristic of academic intelligence and behaviors that are characteristics of everyday intelligence. Please post your ideas and we'll be glad to help you. I searched Google under the key words "intelligence behavior" to get ...
Friday, January 26, 2007 at 1:57am by Sonya
why is the Cognitive theory the most popular among contemporary therapists. I'm not sure what you mean by "popular." Very often therapists are relatively eclectic, using the best aspects of several theories rather than just one. It also depends on which cognitive theory you ...
Thursday, February 15, 2007 at 5:21pm by key
The major perspective in psychology that views behavior as guided by one's self image and by needs of personal growth is the a. cognitive view b. humanistic view c. psycholdynamic view d. biopsychological view I had already guessed c and that was wrong, and I don't know which ...
Sunday, March 4, 2007 at 2:50pm by confused
Does anyone one know how to or where to find information to prepare for advanced placement (AP) exams in psychology or environmental science for high school seniors?? Exams are in May. Your teacher has old exams, and study guides available for the exams, or should have. http...
Wednesday, March 14, 2007 at 8:22pm by jules
say a group of students are studying for a test tommorow how can language acculturation hinder or help their study session and subsequent testing experiences? Thank you for using the Jiskha Homework Help Forum. By understanding the culture it will be easier to "translate" from...
Sunday, March 25, 2007 at 7:47pm by Chrissy
I will be taking high school AP English and Psychology exam next month. My psychology teacher does not return our tests. Can anyone give me any ideas/leads on how to best prepare for these exams? Thanks! This site may help you. http://www.collegeboard.com/student/testing/ap/...
Saturday, March 31, 2007 at 5:09pm by jules
why do people tend to ignore the importance of Multicultural Psychology ?
Tuesday, February 22, 2011 at 5:41pm by Linda
That's a pretty broad statement. What evidence do you have that "people" ignore the importance of multicultural psychology? Those who do ignore this probably do so out of ignorance or perhaps distrust of people who are different. Check this site. http://findarticles.com/p/...
Tuesday, February 22, 2011 at 5:41pm by Ms. Sue
Much of this is linked to prejudice, especially the factor of ethnocentrism. http://www.members.cox.net/dagershaw/lol/PrejudiceChanges.html http://www.members.cox.net/dagershaw/lol/Prejudice.html http://www.members.cox.net/dagershaw/lol/PrejudiceCauseSolution.html http://www....
Tuesday, February 22, 2011 at 5:41pm by PsyDAG
The question is: Do populations such as women, gays, lesbians, the elderly, and those with disabilities constitute a distinct group? Why or why not? The following is my answer. Can someone help by adding more to this answer? These populations are all are distinct groups. A ...
Friday, February 25, 2011 at 10:04am by Linda
What does distinct mean? Do women share some of the same needs, attitudes, desires as older men? Do handicapped folks share some of the same needs as other people? I am not so certain racial minorities are distinct in their needs, desires, and goals. So, define distinct.
Friday, February 25, 2011 at 10:04am by bobpursley