soc chapter 3

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soc chapter 3
2014-02-19 12:16:42
state conciousness

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  1. what is our awareness of ourselves and our enviornment
  2. what is the focusing of conscious awareness on a particular stimulus
    selective attention
  3. what is failing to see visible objects when our attention is directed elsewhere
    inattentional blindness
  4. what is the biological clock; regular bodily rhythms that occur on a 24-hour cycle
    circadian rhythm
  5. what is rapid eye movement sleep, a recurring sleep stage during which vivid dreams commonly occur
    REM sleep
  6. what is also known as paradoxical sleep, because the muscles are relaxed but other body systems are active
    REM sleep
  7. what waves are the relatively slow brain waves of a relaxed, awake state
  8. what is a periodic, natural, reversible loss of consciousness-as distinct from uncounciouness resulting from a coma, general anesthesia, or hibernaition
  9. what are false sensory experiences, such as seeing something in the absence of an external visual stimulus
  10. what waves are the large, slow brain waves associated with deep sleep
    delta waves
  11. what is a recurring problems in falling or staying asleep
  12. what is a sleep disorder characterized by uncontrollable sleep attacks
  13. what is the suffer may lapse directly into REM sleep, often at inopportune times
  14. what is a sleep disorder characterized by temporary cessations of breathing during sleep and repeated momentary awakenings
    sleep apnea
  15. what is a sleep disorder characterized by high arousal and an appearance of being terrified, unlike nightmares, these occur during stage 4 sleep, within two or three house of falling asleep and are seldom remembered
    night terrors
  16. what is a sequence of images, emotions, and thoughts passing through a sleeping persons mind
  17. what are notable for their hallucinatory imagery, discontinuities, and incongruities, and for the persons delusional acceptance of the content and later difficulties remembering it
  18. what content is according to Freud, the remembered story line of a dream
    manifest content
  19. what content is according to Freud, the underlying meaning of a dream
    latent content
  20. what is the tendency for REM sleep to increase following REM sleep deprivation (created by repeated awakenings during REM sleep)
    REM rebound
  21. what is a social interaction in which one person suggests to another that certain perceptions, feelings, thoughts, or behaviors will spontaneously occur
  22. what is a suggestion, made during a hypnosis session, to be carried out after the subject is no longer hypnotized, used by some clinicians to help control undesired symptoms and behaviors
    posthypnotic suggestion
  23. what is the split in consciousness, which allows some thoughts and behaviors to occur simultaneously with others