consciousness

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  1. conciousness
    awareness of the outside world and ourselves
  2. is consciousness like an on/off street
    noo, but there are different levels of consiousness
  3. Wilhelm wundt
    structuralism, what C is made of, introspection(subjects carefully describe what they are experiencing)
  4. William james
    • functionalism
    • how mental awareness works & what it does
  5. John B watson
    • little al
    • behavioralism
    • consciousness is unobservable and useless to study
  6. mind-body problems
    relationship between brain and mind
  7. dualism
    mind seprate from brain
  8. materialism
    mind is the brain
  9. can processes involved in memory and perception occur without you being aware of them
    • Yes
    • people under anesthesia¬†make memories and aren't aware of them
  10. priming
    increased sensitivity to certain stimuli
  11. mere exposure effect
    tendancy to like previously encountered stimuli then new ones
  12. how to alter conscious awareness
    • brain damage
    • damage to thalamus
    • coma
  13. prosopagnosia
    • face blindness
    • cant remember faces
  14. blindsight
    • damage to primary visual cortex
    • visual processing without visual awareness
  15. anterograde amnesia
    • cant form new memories
    • hippocampus
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kimkrak
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Card Set:
consciousness
Updated:
2016-01-06 00:39:08
Tags:
psychology
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Psyc
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