Psychology and Memory

How do we store our memories?  What is the biology behind memories? How can I use this information to pass this stupid exam that I am studying for?  When we look at psychology and memory, it is about so much more than what part of the brain is responsible for memories, its also about how they

Pavlov's Dog

Classical Conditioning

In the study of learning, the theory of classical conditioning was groundbreaking and set the foundation for much research that followed after.  Developed by Ivan Pavlov, classical conditioning is also known as Respondent Conditioning or Pavlovian Conditioning.  The most basic concept of this theory is the ideas that we learn when items are associated, paired or connected