Science Quiz / Variations in Consciousness Part 2

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This term is when contents of waking life often tend to spill into dreams
involves the capacity to reduce or block peripheral awareness and noww the focus of ones attention
The most common sleep disorder, refers to chronic problems in getting adequate sleep
Rosalind Cartwright proposed that dreams provide an opportunity to work through everyday problems, this view was considered to be....
brain structure that is important to sleep and wakefullness is the....
involves the tendency to accept directions and information relatively uncritically
'Dreams are as meaningful as they can be under the adverse working conditions of the brain in REM sleep'
anxiety arousing dreams that lead to awakening, usually from REM sleep
this occurs when people make do with substantially less sleep than normal over a period of time
the ability to seperate aspects of perception, memory, or identity, from the mainstream of conscious awareness
frequent, reflexive gasping for air that awakens a person from sleep
Absorption, dissociation, suggestibility are all components to this
The contents of childrens dreams dont become adult like until the ages of....
this system consists of the afferent fibres running thought the reticular formation that influence physiological arousal
This term is used when people think they are getting inadequate sleep but really they are
Systematic procedure that typically produces a heightened state of suggestibility
abrupt awakenings from NREM sleep, accompanied by intense autonomic arousal and feelings of panic
'Dream content in general in continuous with waking conceptions and emotional preoccupations'
This Scottish physician popularized the term hypnotism, borrowing the term from the Greek word for 'sleep'
occurs when a person arises and wanders about while remaining asleep, also known as 'sleep walking'
'Most of us no longer knows that it feels like to be fully alert'
Austrian physcian that claimed to cure people of illness through an elaborate routine
Subjects were awakened over a period of night whenever they began to go into the REM stage
There are __ different types of sleep disorders
Sigmund Freud believed that the principal purpose of dreams is _______
This is the practice of children and parents sleep together
About 15-20% of adults still use _____ ______ with some regularity
Sudden onsets of sleep during normal waking periods
the flow of sleep and waking is regulated through activity in a ________ of interacting brain centres
'Dreams are the roal road to the unconscious'
Hobson and McCarley thought that dreams are simply the byproduct of bursts of activity emanating from subcortial areas in the brain. This model was called......
Insomnia is about __% more common in women than in men
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