Flashcards - Praxis: Cognitive & Physical Development Through the Life Span

Flashcards - Praxis: Cognitive & Physical Development Through the Life Span
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stimulus
In physiology, a stimulus is a detectable change in the internal or external environment
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cognitive distortions
Cognitive distortions are exaggerated or irrational thought patterns that are believed to perpetuate the effects of psychopathological states, especially depression and anxiety
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mutation
In biology, a mutation is the permanent alteration of the nucleotide sequence of the genome of an organism, virus, or extrachromosomal DNA or other genetic elements
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Noam Chomsky
Avram Noam Chomsky is an American linguist, philosopher, cognitive scientist, historian, social critic, and political activist
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John Watson
John Broadus Watson was an American psychologist who established the psychological school of behaviorism
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Jerome Bruner
Jerome Seymour Bruner was an American psychologist who made significant contributions to human cognitive psychology and cognitive learning theory in educational psychology
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Edward Thorndike
Edward Lee \"Ted\" Thorndike was an American psychologist who spent nearly his entire career at Teachers College, Columbia University
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Albert Bandura
Albert Bandura OC is a psychologist who is the David Starr Jordan Professor Emeritus of Social Science in Psychology at Stanford University
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Albert Bandura
Albert Bandura OC is a psychologist who is the David Starr Jordan Professor Emeritus of Social Science in Psychology at Stanford University
Edward Thorndike
Edward Lee \"Ted\" Thorndike was an American psychologist who spent nearly his entire career at Teachers College, Columbia University
Jerome Bruner
Jerome Seymour Bruner was an American psychologist who made significant contributions to human cognitive psychology and cognitive learning theory in educational psychology
John Watson
John Broadus Watson was an American psychologist who established the psychological school of behaviorism
Noam Chomsky
Avram Noam Chomsky is an American linguist, philosopher, cognitive scientist, historian, social critic, and political activist
mutation
In biology, a mutation is the permanent alteration of the nucleotide sequence of the genome of an organism, virus, or extrachromosomal DNA or other genetic elements
cognitive distortions
Cognitive distortions are exaggerated or irrational thought patterns that are believed to perpetuate the effects of psychopathological states, especially depression and anxiety
stimulus
In physiology, a stimulus is a detectable change in the internal or external environment
Maria Montessori
Maria Tecla Artemisia Montessori was an Italian physician and educator best known for the philosophy of education that bears her name, and her writing on scientific pedagogy
Chromosomal errors
A chromosome anomaly, abnormality, aberration, or mutation is a missing, extra, or irregular portion of chromosomal DNA
genetic disorder
A genetic disorder is a genetic problem caused by one or more abnormalities in the genome, especially a condition that is present from birth
Hemophilia
Haemophilia also spelled hemophilia, is a mostly inherited, genetic disorder that impairs the body's ability to make blood clots, a process needed to stop bleeding
Tay-Sachs disease
Tay–Sachs disease is a rare autosomal recessive genetic disorder
Turner syndrome
Turner syndrome also known as 45,X, is a condition in which a female is partly or completely missing an X chromosome
Adolescent sexual development
Adolescent sexuality is sexual feelings, behavior and development in adolescents and a stage of human sexuality
Down syndrome
Down syndrome , also known as trisomy 21, is a genetic disorder caused by the presence of all, or part of a third copy of chromosome 21

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