Understanding Motivation and Emotion

Psychology

Quiz 16 :

Unconscious Motivation

Quiz 16 :

Unconscious Motivation

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When Sigmund Freud first defined psychodynamics, his central concept was:
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The subject matter of psychoanalysis is:
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Which developmental sequence accurately describes the trajectory of mature ego development?
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The conclusion that much of mental life is unconscious is largely accepted as:
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The Implicit Association Test (IAT) measures:
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The goal of psychoanalytic therapy has always been to:
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Consider the following dream: "A whole crowd of children-all of her brothers, sisters, and cousins-were romping in a field.Suddenly they all grew wings, flew away, and disappeared." The anxiety-provoking, hidden, and symbolic meaning of the dream as a death wish represents the dream's:
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The brain structure that corresponds best to ego functions and principles is the:
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According to psychoanalysis, the basic purpose of dreaming is:
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______is the procedure that evokes an implicit response from an individual upon exposure to a stimulus that is outside his or her conscious awareness.
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A person's habitual, learned manner of defense against anxiety is called:
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In psychoanalysis, the mental clashing of forces of "will versus counter-will" and "force versus counterforce" is known as:
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Researchers use the analogy of a pilot competently driving an airplane by using the automatic pilot feature to characterize which aspect of the unconscious?
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The ______runs on automatic pilot as it carries out countless computations and innumerable adjustments during acts such as driving a car and playing the piano.
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Motivational and emotional processes frequently operate parallel with one another such that people commonly want and fear the same thing at the same time. This statement describes:
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The following features describe what aspect of the unconscious mind?: Automatic, intuitive, fast, efficient, and first impressions.
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______describes motivational processes that are difficult to articulate or measure, linked to emotional experiences, and orient people to attend automatically to environmental events that have emotional associations.
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The brain structure(s) that corresponds best to id functions and processes is the:
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One manifestation of the Eros (instincts for life) is ________, while one manifestation of the Thanatos (instincts for death) is ________.
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Which of the following is not a core principle that organizes contemporary psychodynamic theory:
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