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1

What is a language acquisition device?

a hypothesized mental structure that enables humans to learn language

2

What is a heterozygous gene?

two genes of one pair that differ in some way.

3

What theory "interprets growth and change"?

Developmental Theory

4

What does the life-span perspective study?

human development that includes all phases, from conception to death.

5

What happens during Freud's "phallic stage"?

the penis becomes the focus of concern and pleasure.

6

What is resilience?

The capacity to adapt well to significant adversity and to overcome serious stress.