Psychology: Evolution of a Science

Study Group” Study Guide

Test 1

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Chapter 1:  Psychology: Evolution of a Science

  1. Origins/Definition of Psychology
    1. Psychology is the ____________ of behavior and ____________ processes
    1. Parent disciplines are ____________ and ____________
    1. Philosophy
      1. ____________: Knowledge gained through logic and reasoning
      1. ____________: Knowledge directly from experience
    1. Physiology
      1. The branch of ____________ concerned with the study of how organisms function
      1. Contributed the ____________ ____________
  2. Father of psychology was ____________ ____________
    1. Established first lab in 1879
    1. Studied ____________ ____________
    1. Tichener developed the method of ____________
  3. Psychology’s Roots
    1. From the Brain to the Mind: The French Connection
      1. ____________ ____________ argued that the body and mind are fundamentally different things.