T or F: jung was politically correct in his studies
False. He focused on religion, telepathy, mystical experiences, séances, astrology flying saucers, divination.
T or F: Jung and Freud had a great friendship
False, they had a falling out and freudians put jung down.
T or F: He had a strong historical/philosophical BG
True. Jung had a strong historical and philosophical BG
T or F: He had a mannequin he carved into a wooden ruler and he would regularly return to the doll and bring it notes with his own secret language because this act brough him a feeling of inner peace and security.
True. he carved a mannequin in the attic of his house
T or F: Jung believed that you're pushed around by your past.
False. Freud believed this, jung believed that you're pushed by your past and pulled by your future.
T or F: Jung wrote Anti-freudian theory papers which were also apparently anti semitic.
True. jung did write an anti freudian paper
T or F: Jungs child hood experiences with rituals and "craziness" heavily impacted his theories.
True. jungs childhood experiences heavily impacted his theories
That part of the psyche that is presumed to contain representations of the collective experiences of humanity. it is depository of instincts and archetypes that go beyond one's own personal experience.
Galvanic Skin response (GSR)
The skins decrease in resistance to electrical current during sensory and emotional changes
Test developed by jung in which individuals are presented with stimulus words and asked to give responses to them. this method helps to uncover latent emotional difficulties by exposing content areas that produce hesitation, perseveration or total inhibition of response.
universal themes or symbols that are a residue of ancestral emotional life. They lead to predispositions to behave and experience reality in a certain way.
tendency to be internally oriented, reserved, reflective and socially inhibited or circumspect
region of the mind or psyche that contains the individuals experiences that have been blocked or repressed from conscious awareness
the tendency to be extremely externally oriented, confident, outgoing and accommodating
the archetype that represents the dark evil side of human nature.
Reading people, therapists
Logic, right/wrong, scientists
moods, good/bad, artists
A psyche that has achieved balance and that has developed into a harmonious whole.
T or F: Erikson was an outsider in his adolescence, he struggled to identify with religion and ethnicity
True Erikson was an outsider.
coldly indifferent, often hostile, rejecting and domineering attitude of a child's parents.
a child's all-pervasive sense of being lonely and helpless in a hostile world
children's often hidden anger toward all powerful but indifferent and manipulative adults. Many children must repress their anger and feelings of hostility to survive, resulting in internalized hostility.
Stratagies designed to overcome the fears, helplessness, and sense of isolation experienced by a neurotic person
T or F: Horney rebelled against her parents religious beliefs.
True, Horney rebelled.
T or F: Horney and her parents had a good relationship.
False, horney felt unwanted after her brother was born. Her father was very strict and religious and imposed his ideas on his wife and children. Although she was very close to her mother.
Despised real self
the childs view of them self as despicable, unloveable, and unworthy. This is a false conception of self that is derived frim false negative evaluations by others of ones ability
The false sense of self constructed by the individual hurt by negative evaluations and parental indifferences. this person strives for perfection in a wishful way to compensate for feelings of inadequacy and unloveability
the person physicallt abd mentally as he or she actually exists, independent of anyones perception.
T or F: Horney thought that neurotic symptoms and interpersonal strategies are attempts to resolve basic conflicts.
How did freud and allport differ in ideas on behaviorism?
Allprt believed that research should begin with an assessment of the individuals own estimates of their own motives.
concerned with identifying the unique combination of traits and other characteristics that best account for the personality of specific individuals. consists of in-depth analyses of individuals usually for clinical or evaluative purposes
What are jennys letters?
A woman named jenny wrote to a man named ross and exhibited things like aggression and possessiveness over him, they could look at the letters from two different prospectives - Regards to nomothetic results and what extent she fits within the DSM-IV
traits that are pervasive, outstanding and dominating. only a few individuals have cardinal traits
those 5 or 10 traits that best describe a persons personality. such attributes are used to descibe one or write a letter of recommendation.
characteristics that are peripheral to the individuals personality. such as specific tastes in clothing, food preferences, and musical tastes
allports term for self; it consists of the bodily self, self image, self identity, etc.
process by which a behavior that was once set in motion by a basic motive comes to operate even when the original motive on which it was based on is no longer present.
Humans are conscious beings, focus on existentialism that was philosophical and mostly popular in Europe at the time
May proposed 6 ontological principles
1. everyone is self centered 2. everyone is responsible for themselves and improving their lives. 3. people need people who they can empathize and learn from 4. people are protective of dangers to their sense of self hood 5. people may have self consciousness, they experience themselves as both subject and object 6. anxiety originates from sense that their meaningfulness can be taken away
4 forms of love
1. care - love devoted to the welfare of others, foundation of all other forms. 2. sex or libido 3. eros - drive to procreate 4. brotherly love/friendship
freedom of being and doing
capacity to make your own choices, and capacity to stop and think about what your options are and choosing one option over another.
T or F: Popper’s criterion does NOT demand that a theory is true
True, poppers criterion does not.
Tor F: the criterion does imply that theories relying on observations hold any value or truth
False, the criterion does NOT imply that theories relying on observations don’t hold any value or truth
Balance between passive and active human agency.
human agency as active, make free decisions, freely interpret their world and freely make the kind of mistakes. the range of personal freedom depends on whether the person develops in a healthy manner or a neurotic manner
Rebelled against the determinism of Freudian psychology and was also opposed to behavioral reductionism. Humanistic focus on personality. Human beings are active constructors of their lives
the theorist to whom we compared the other theorists when it comes to personal freedom. He focused on will and intentionality being linked. Freedom or being and doing.
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