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Explain what Wundt meant by INTROSPECTION.
Systematic experimental attempt to study the mind by breaking up conscious awareness into basic structures of thoughts, images and sensations.
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Define what is meant by the term PSYCHOLOGY.
The scientific study of the human mind and its functions affecting behaviour in a given context.
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What is the BEHAVIOURIST APPROACH.
Explaining behaviour in terms of what is observable and in terms of learning.
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Outline what is meant by the term IDENTIFICATION in relation to social learning theory.
When an observer associates themselves with a role model and wants to be like the role model.
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Distinguish between a sensory neuron and a relay neuron.
The sensory neurons carry messages from the PNS to the CNS, they have long dendrites and short Axons. Relay neurons connect the sensory neurons to motor neurons. They have short dendrites and long Axons.
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Define what is meant by the term PSYCHOLOGY.

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The scientific study of the human mind and its functions affecting behaviour in a given context.

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Outline what is meant by the term IDENTIFICATION in relation to social learning theory.

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Distinguish between a sensory neuron and a relay neuron.

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