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    • Morgan Cicha
      Mr.Kashdan Psychology
      9-15-10
      What Makes Psychology Science
    • Psychology Begins
      December 1879, professor, Wilhelm Wundt created psychology.
      Meaning to measure “atoms of the mind”, Wundt ended up creating the first psychology experiment.
      Before long, this was known as a science organized into different branches, or schools of thought.
    • Question?
      What is psychology to you?
      Do you picture a psychiatrist sitting in a room listening or discussing with a client.
      Or do you see men in lab coats watching rats run around in a maze?
      Well we are about to discover how psychology & science are blended together.
    • What is Science
      Science is a branch of knowledge or study dealing with a body of facts or truths.
      Or systematic knowledge of the physical or material world gained through observation and experimentation.
      Science has theories, tests, hypothesis.
      Sounds familiar ey?
    • What’s psychology?
      Characteristics of the mental states and processes of a person or class of a person; or of the mental states and processes involved in a field of activity.
      It can also be know as the science, oh my word did I just say science? Of the mind or of mental processes.
      It is also a science of human & animal behavior.
      In psychology we often find ourselves observing, experimenting, and making theories. All which relate to science.
    • Continued…
      It is also a science of human & animal behavior.
      In psychology we often find ourselves observing, experimenting, and making theories. All which relate to science.
    • Closing, and hopefully Conclusion
      So in the end science and psychology work together like a team.
      Together they bond in studies and help create theories.
      Through experiments and observations we discover behaviors, habits, and reactions that we can all discover through psychology and science.
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