Flashcards - Developmental Psychology Theories & Stages

Flashcards - Developmental Psychology Theories & Stages
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logic
Logic , originally meaning \"the word\" or \"what is spoken\" , is generally held to consist of the systematic study of the form of arguments
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assimilation
Cultural assimilation is the process by which a person or a group's language and/or culture come to resemble those of another group
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accommodation
Accommodation is the process by which the vertebrate eye changes optical power to maintain a clear image or focus on an object as its distance varies
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reflexes
A reflex action, differently known as a reflex, is an involuntary and nearly instantaneous movement in response to a stimulus
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zygote
A zygote , is a eukaryotic cell formed by a fertilization event between two gametes
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fetus
In human development, a fetus or foetus is a prenatal human between the embryonic state and birth
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embryo
An embryo is an early stage of development of a multicellular diploid eukaryotic organism
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embryo
An embryo is an early stage of development of a multicellular diploid eukaryotic organism
fetus
In human development, a fetus or foetus is a prenatal human between the embryonic state and birth
zygote
A zygote , is a eukaryotic cell formed by a fertilization event between two gametes
reflexes
A reflex action, differently known as a reflex, is an involuntary and nearly instantaneous movement in response to a stimulus
accommodation
Accommodation is the process by which the vertebrate eye changes optical power to maintain a clear image or focus on an object as its distance varies
assimilation
Cultural assimilation is the process by which a person or a group's language and/or culture come to resemble those of another group
logic
Logic , originally meaning \"the word\" or \"what is spoken\" , is generally held to consist of the systematic study of the form of arguments
moral development
Moral development focuses on the emergence, change, and understanding of morality from infancy through adulthood
authoritarian
Authoritarianism is a form of government characterized by strong central power and limited political freedoms
identity
In psychology, sociology, anthropology and philosophy, identity is the conception, qualities, beliefs, and expressions that make a person or group
intimacy
An intimate relationship is an interpersonal relationship that involves physical and/or emotional intimacy
prenatal development
Prenatal or antenatal development is the process in which a human embryo and later fetus develops during pregnancy, from fertilization until birth
instinct
Instinct or innate behavior is the inherent inclination of a living organism towards a particular complex behavior
industry
Industry is the production of goods or related services within an economy
stagnation
Economic stagnation is a prolonged period of slow economic growth , usually accompanied by high unemployment

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