Unit 2: Biological Bases of Behavior
The structures of human biological systems and their functions influence our behavior and mental processes. These videos examine how drugs influence the brain and how biomedical advances have helped us understand it.
Unit 5: Cognitive Psychology
This unit focuses on theories and applications of how senses, perception and learning influence our understanding of cognition. The films connected to this unit focus on how our beliefs are developed and influenced by outside factors.
Unit 8: Clinical Psychology
This unit examines specific disorders and treatment approaches. The aligned resources focus on historic controversies like the lobotomy and dissociative disorder.
Unit 9: Social Psychology
Social psychology is the study of how other people and groups influence behavior and the accompanying resources will help students examine the impact of a variety of social groups and societal structures.
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Psychology: Behaviorism, B.F. Skinner and Social Media
The Space Race: The Challenger Tragedy
Psychology: The Bystander Effect
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Second Wave Feminism, the Equal Rights Amendment and Phyllis Schlafly
The Civil Rights Movement: Black Power and Sports
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