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ANNENBURG MEDIA DISCOVERING PSYCHOLOGY
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23. Health, Mind, and Behavior
This program presents a rethinking of the relationship between mind and body. A new bio-psychosocial model is replacing the traditional biomedical model. With Dr. Judith Rodin of the University of Pennsylvania and Dr. Neal Miller of Yale University. Updated. Go to this unit.
19. The Power of the Situation
This program examines how our beliefs and behavior can be influenced and manipulated by other people and subtle situational forces, and how social psychologists study human behavior within its broader social context. With Dr. Ellen Langer of Harvard University and Dr. Philip Zimbardo of Stanford University. Go to this unit.
20. Constructing Social Reality
Many factors contribute to our interpretation of reality. This program demonstrates how understanding the psychological processes that govern our behavior may help us to become more empathetic and independent members of society. With Steven Hassan, M.Ed., of the Freedom of Mind Resource Center and Dr. Robert Cialdini of Arizona State University. Updated. Go to this unit.
Discuss the positive and the negative effects of stress. Next, apply these concepts to your life. How has stress (both types) affected you and those around you? Include in your response the means by which you could reduce negative stress, as well as take advantage of positive stress. (900-1000 words)