UVic Quiz 3 Study Questions


UVic Quiz 3 Study Questions

Upon which classic psychologist’s work is LeDoux’s work premised?

What is fear conditioning?

What does Ledoux mean by neural low and high roads?

What is implicit memory?

What is declarative memory?

How does LeDoux explain extinction?

What is long term potentiation?

According to LeDoux which brain region is likely to malfunction under stress? Why is this important?

Which sort of variables do Brader et al find to be most influential in explaining attitudes toward immigration?

What is inclusive tolerance?

What do Harrison Gough and Pamela Bradley find about those who are perceived as intolerant?

What is the underlying idea of the implicit attitude test?

Stronger effects on implicit attitudes are found among which outgroups?

What effects did Elizabeth Phelps find using familiar faces IAT stimuli?

Lasana Harris and Susan Fisk provide a scientific account of what phenomenon?

What do they suggest is a practical way to promote more positive attitudes toward outgroups?

What relevance might this finding have for liberals seeking to find common ground with conservatives?

According to Jonathan Haidt what distinguishes moral intuition from moral reasoning?

What is Moral dumbfounding?

According to Haidt on which moral foundations are liberals high?

And on which are they low?

What is the difference between a genotype and a phenotype?

What is the difference between a mediator and a moderator

By how much do Fowler and Dawes find the prediction of voting is improved by including genetic variables among their predictors?

What is the major statistical concern that Evan Charney and William English have with Fowler and Dawes’ findings?