CHP.1 PSYCHOLOGY

  1. Science of Human Development
    The science that seeks to understand how and why people of all ages and circumstances change or remain the same over time.
  2. Nature
    A general term for the traits, capacities, and limitations that each individual inherits genetically from his or her parents at the moment of conception
  3. Nurture
    A gen. term for all environmental influences that affect development after an individual is conceived.
  4. Cohort
    A group of people who were born at the same time and thus move through life together, experiencing the same historical events and cultural shift about same age.
  5. Socioeconomic Status
    A person's position in society as determined by income, wealth, occupation, education, place of residence and other factors.
  6. Longitudinal Research
    A research design in which the same ind. are foloowed over time & their development is repeatedlly assessed.
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CHP.1 PSYCHOLOGY
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CHAPTER ONE PSYCHOLOGY QUIZ REVIEW
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