PSY 100 - General Psychology
Professor Jamison and Mr. Conant

This page will be an attempt to provide digital resources for the Dirigo/UMF Psychology Class. The next course is in the Fall Trimester of 2016-17. For more information about the class itself and enrollment, contact the DHS Guidance Office.

2016-2017 Textbook:
You should acquire your own book once the new ISBN for the book is available. Free/Reduced Lunch recipients can receive free ebooks if requested during the first days of class. Normal college practice is to have your books on the first day of class. That info is provided here:

Text Publisher Links:
The first link provides ISBN info for alternative acquisition.

Grison, S., Heatherton, T. F., & Gazzaniga, M. S. (2016). Psychology in your life (2nd Ed.).
New York, NY: W.W. Norton & Company.

It is available in e-book form from the publisher for $65.00 (http://books.wwnorton.com/books/webad-detail-editions.aspx?id=4294990473)

Or it is available on Amazon in e-book form to rent for $59.50 or to rent in paperback if students prefer for about $90 (https://www.amazon.com/Psychology-Your-Second-Sarah-Grison-ebook/dp/B019NZK42G/ref=mt_kindle?_encoding=UTF8&me=)

E-book Login Page:
https://digital.wwnorton.com/psychlife2



This page will be updated as needed for the Fall '16-'17 course but old content will be retained for informational purposes.
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2016-2017 Text Chapter 1

2016-2017 Text Chapter 2


Syllabus 2016-2017



Useful Links:
Scientific American Article "How to Raise a Genius" For class 10/12/17
"Floating" www.floatharder.com - sensory deprivation relaxation spa
Purdue OWL APA Guide
Maine Virtual Library - Marvel Databases
Implicit Bias Survey/Test (Harvard; Project Implicit)
Eysenck Personality Test Based on this site here: http://similarminds.com/eyseneck.html#.Vzx7zGa2BAb
Five-factor Theory of Personality Assessment ..."O.C.E.A.N." Please note the fine print required to get into the testing.
Case Study #1 "I Have OCD"
Case Study #4 "Man with amnesia..."
"Too Cool For School" by Professor Rhonda Jamison
BSRI Test - Bem Sex Role Inventory
Building Headspace


Videos Used:
2016-2017:
"The Chemical Mind" - Crash Course in Psych #3
Mr. Chris - Absence of Corpus Callosum (just one of the many videos)
Lucid Dreaming - TED Talk
'Rooting Reflex' in infants
Stepping reflex,(infant reflexes can be searched for and found on YouTube)
Newborn Hearing Screenings (Raising Arizona Kids)
How a Cochlear Implant works.
21 Up in America
Justice: "The Moral Side of Murder"(Harvard Professor, 1st Day of Class)
Neil Harbisson: "I listen to color" Ted Talk
The First 20 Hours - How to Learn Anything; Josh Kaufman
Infant Eye Tracking
Where a customer looks while reading a menu.
Selective Attention test
Movie Perception Test - The Conversation
Memory with Chess Positions featuring grandmaster Patrick Wolff
Carol Dweck "Mindset" TED Talk
"Don't Eat the Marshmallow"
Genuine or Fake Smile
Dr. John Money and Brenda.
Born Good? Babies Unlock the Origins of Morality (60 Minutes)
Asch Conformity Experiment (group conformity)
Will People Follow The Crowd In An Elevator Experiment | WYFFT (ABC)
Would You Fall For That? Will People Stop Eating When The Light Goes On? - WYFFT (ABC)
The Hidden Influence of Social Networks - TED, Christakis 2010
Mirror Self-Recognition Test (Rouge Test)


2015-2016:
Thursday 3/24 Ted Talk
"Make Stress Your Friend" - Ted Talk


'15-'16 Slide Shows:
Day 1.................................................
Chapter 2..........................................
Chapter 3..........................................

Chapter 4..........................................
Intelligence Test Activity 4/28/16:....
Chapter 9.........................................


Worksheets and other handouts:
Ch5 Active Learning.........................

Notoriety:
Sun Journal Article about the class 5/25/16(Note that you may get limited access if you are not a subscriber)

Additional information will be provided as it becomes available.-