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Sleep stage 1

The theta waves + awake

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Stage 2

Theta/beta/alpha + Hypnos jerk happens here

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Deep sleep

Stages 3 & 4 (sleep wave sleep)

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REM

Rapid eye movement sleep (beta/theta + body paralysis)

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Partial sleep deprivation

No sleep or less than 5 hours

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Selective sleep deprivation

Deprive of either REM or SWS

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Complete sleep deprivation m

No sleep for over 24 hrs. Difficult doing every day tasks

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Insomnia (on set)

Difficulty falling asleep

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Insomnia (maintenance)

Difficulty staying asleep

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Narcolepsy

Falling into REM sleep immediatley (10-20 minutes) & genetic

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Sleep apnea

Stop breathing while asleep (CPAP machine = cure)

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Nightmares

Anxiety-arousing dreams

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Night/sleep terrors

Abrupt awakening from nonREM sleep

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Somnambulism

Sleep walking

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EEG pattern: beta

Awake & alert/ processing

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EEG pattern:
Alpha

Teams-like/dream-like

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EEG pattern:
Theta

Light sleep

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EEG pattern:
Delta

Deep sleep

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Freudian theory of dreaming

Wish fulfillment: dreams are our way of living our desures

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Cartwright's problem solving theory

Dreams are our way of consolidating memories

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Activation-synthesis hypothesis

Dreams are our way of making sense of the random brain activity

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Stimulants

Increase central nervous system

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Crack

Rock stimulant that you smoke

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Cocaine

Powered stimulant that you snort

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Cannabis

Effects vary by user

Stays in system up to 30 days

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Tolerance

Takes more to get the same high
Sign of dependence

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Ecstasy

Stimulant +
Hallucinate

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Substance abuse

Interferes with functioning in one area
-school
-work
-relationships
-illegal
-health
-financial

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Substance dependence

Abuse + withdrawal + tolerance

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Withdrawal

Symptoms when you cease use/or use to avoid those symptoms

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Social psychology

Branch of psychology concerned with the way individuals thoughts, feelings, and behaviors are influenced by others

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stereotype

Thought about an automatic assumption about a person based of group me membership

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Prejudice

Thought about a negative stereotype

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Discrimination

Negative action toward a group based on group membership

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Implicit Association Tests

Rxn time
#errors measures Stereotypes

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Fundamental attribution error

Tendency to attribute other's behaviors as being caused by internal dispositions (personality), while attributing your own behavior as depending on external factors (environment)

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Availability heuristic

A rule of thumb where people judge the likelihood of events based or how easily instances come to mind (accuracy affected by media)

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Overconfidence phenomenon

Tendency to be more confident than correct in our social judgements

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Mere exposure effect

Tendency for novel stimuli to be liked more positively after the rater has been repeatedly exposed

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Similarity hypothesis

People form relationships based on having common shared interests, attitudes & beliefs

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Complimentary hypothesis

People form relationships based on opposing traits so that each completes what is missing in the other

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Obedience

Conform to an authority

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Reactance

Tendency to act opposite of authority ehen individuality is threatened

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Conformity

A change in behavior or belief

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Deindividualization

Tendency to act differently than normal when anonymity is gaurenteed

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Informational influence

Conformity that occurs when an individual accepts evidence about reality through others