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The field of psychology - the study of what it means to be human - is a fascinating scientific inquiry into the behaviors and mental processes of human beings. You are invited to explore topics like consciousness, memory, sensation, perception, cognition, motivation, and personality. This entertaining and informative presentation is based upon a college-level Introduction to Psychology course and is intended for people who want to better understand themselves and the world around them.

(Listeners can email Professor Todd at ToddDaniel@MissouriState.edu)

Great Ideas in Psychology Podcast Missouri State University

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The field of psychology - the study of what it means to be human - is a fascinating scientific inquiry into the behaviors and mental processes of human beings. You are invited to explore topics like consciousness, memory, sensation, perception, cognition, motivation, and personality. This entertaining and informative presentation is based upon a college-level Introduction to Psychology course and is intended for people who want to better understand themselves and the world around them.

(Listeners can email Professor Todd at ToddDaniel@MissouriState.edu)

    The Myth of Psyche

    The Myth of Psyche

    In this first lecture we will learn how the Myth of Psyche helps explain the origins of the name psychology.

    • 25 min
    The Philosophy of Psychology

    The Philosophy of Psychology

    This lecture explores some of the great ideas in the history of Western thought (Hippocrates, Socrates, Plato and Aristotle) and their contributions to the field of psychology.

    • 39 min
    The Science of Psychology

    The Science of Psychology

    This lecture covers the scientific thinking that shaped psychology and the three -isms of psychology: empiricism, rationalism, and materialism.

    • 38 min
    Psychology Comes of Age

    Psychology Comes of Age

    Psychology grew at the intersection of philosophy and science. This podcast looks at the founders of psychology and the major schools of psychology.

    • 39 min
    Mind Reading and Claims of Truth

    Mind Reading and Claims of Truth

    Many people want you to believe that they have the truth, but how can you be sure? The scientific method is a great way to separate fact from falsehood.

    • 30 min
    A Good Theory

    A Good Theory

    A good theory fits the facts, predicts new discoveries, is falsifiable, and parsimonious.

    • 29 min

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