PSYCH 120 - First-Year Seminar in Psychology as a Social Science
Section: 005 The Development of Stress and Resilience: Biology, Psychology, and Society
Term: WN 2018
Subject: Psychology (PSYCH)
Department: LSA Psychology
Credits:
3
Requirements & Distribution:
SS
Other:
FYSem
Waitlist Capacity:
unlimited
Advisory Prerequisites:
Enrollment restricted to first-year students, including those with sophomore standing.
Other Course Info:
Does not count toward the requirements for the Psychology major nor the major in Biopsychology, Cognition, and Neuroscience.
Repeatability:
May not be repeated for credit.
Primary Instructor:

Stress is an essential part of everyday life, but there are many indicators showing substantial increases in feelings of distress and anxiety in recent decades, along with a rise in health problems associated with excess stress - indeed, a stress epidemic. In this seminar, we will explore the biology, the psychology, and the social factors responsible for this cycle, with a special focus on how to break that cycle at an individual and societal level, drawing on my recent general audience book, Born Anxious, and other sources.

PSYCH 120 - First-Year Seminar in Psychology as a Social Science
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MW 11:30AM - 1:00PM
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TuTh 10:00AM - 11:30AM
Note: Psych 120-004 meets in the Pillsbury Room, East Hall. Take the elevator located at the Church St., Psych side entrance of East Hall to floor "4M".
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MW 8:30AM - 10:00AM
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Tu 9:00AM - 12:00PM
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ISBN: 9781250075048
Born Anxious: The Lifelong Impact of Early Life Adversity - and How to Break the Cycle, Author: Daniel P. Keating, Publisher: St. Martin's Press 1 2017
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