Needy people can drive you nuts. We run away from them or we are drained by them. But can we help them? Yes!
When we receive information which conflicts with, and is incompatible with, our preconceived beliefs we often go into a state of cognitive dissonance and we become more swayed towards our own beliefs.
Exploring what beliefs are, their formation, the evolutionary purpose of beliefs, and how they are influenced by emotions and motivated reasoning.
While learning can be defined as a fairly permanent change in behavior brought about by experience, stimulus learning includes those things we learn through our senses, known as Perceptual Learning, and by exposure to...
Cognition Defined Whereas psychology is defined as ‘the scientific study of mental processes and behavior’, cognitive psychology focusses only on mental processes and leaves out the behavior aspect. ...
Three Types of Emotional Belief - Including the attribution theory of emotion and mood, sentiments, motivated reasoning, and the affect infusion model.
Everything you need to know about Atkinson and Shiffrin's Multi-Store Model of Memory for your AS Level Psychology exam!
A summary of what the multi-store model of memory is and who helped with its development. A quiz at the end to see how good your short term memory really is!
This will be a short meditation on the nature of intelligence. I am specifically concerned with what "high stakes" standardized testing for school and so-called I.Q. tests cannot account for.
This hub will cover most of the studies and experiments that you will have to know for the cognitive part of your AQA, AS Unit 1 exam.
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