Attention Essay Topics

Exogenous Auditory Spatial Attention

Experiment one and two investigated exogenous covert auditory spatial attention. Experiment two used a white noise cue while experiment one used a 1000 Hz pure tone. Replacing the 1000 Hz with the white noise was deemed necessary due to a majority of the subjects in experiment one who reported high height discrimination with the pure… View Article

The concept of attention

How do you define the concept of attention?             The psychological concept of attention refers to the selective processing and concentration done by the brain.  Attention is something that focuses on a particular aspect of the environment, while the others are being ignored or unnoticed.  The attention of the individual is that part of the… View Article

Treatment for ADHD

Treatment for attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) has two important components — psychotherapy interventions (for both the child and the parents; or the adult with ADHD) and medications. There is a significant amount of research demonstrating that medication alone won’t really help address so many of the core issues a child or adult with ADHD… View Article

The Illicit Use of Adderall Among University Students

The Problem: A Historical & Social Perspective: Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) is characterized by impulsive, hyperactive, distractive tendencies, and difficulties focusing.1 While the nature of this condition may be “maladaptive” in the context of modern society, some authors have viewed ADHD as having beneficial qualities in our evolutionary past.2, 3 Etiologic research indicates that… View Article

Undivided attention

The love story of Cupid and Psyche is a romantic tale with a soap opera plot, thus making it interesting to read. When Venue, the goddess of love, becomes jealous of the attention that people have been giving to Psyche, a mere mortal girl, she orders her son Cupid to shoot him with one of… View Article

A View from a Bridge

I feel sorry for Eddie Carbone to a certain extent in A View from the Bridge because what he does is to protect his niece Catherine but in some parts of the play he deserves it. I feel sorry for Eddie Carbone because what he does is to protect his niece. Eddie has taken care… View Article

Skyline Homebuilders Case Study

In my opinion Skip Patterson has never really had a marketing strategy or any formal promotion efforts. As this case says most of people don’t focus on the benefit. This means most of people in the town don’t know the value of green home since they don’t know what exactly green home is and what… View Article

The Rattler Essay

The author?? s techniques in Rattler convey not only a feeling of sadness and remorse but also a sense of the man?? s acceptance of the snake?? s impending death. The reader can sense the purpose of the author?? s effective message through the usage of diction, imagery, and organization. The author uses diction in… View Article

Compare and Contrast Early vs Late Selection Models of Attention

Attention was described by William James (1890, cited in Eysenck & Keane, 2000, p130) as “the taking possession of the mind, in clear and vivid form , of one out of what seem several simultaneously possible objects or trains of thought. Focalisation, concentration of consciousness are of its essence. ” This definition emphasises how attention… View Article

Adventures of Huckleberry Finn and Personal Qualities

1. Characterization: What do you learn about the attitudes, beliefs, and personal qualities of the duke and the king from their words and actions? In what way is the characterization of the duke and the king satiric? Consider their claims about their lineage, their acting, and the faulty historical and literary allusions they make. What… View Article

Careers In Early Childhood Education

Part AFredrick Frobel believed that children learn when they are lively and free. He also believed that children’s education should be based on their interests and their active involvement. An activity using Frobel’s’ parquet gifts for 3 – 5 year olds would need to be simple enough that they would be able to manipulate the… View Article

The Chartered Institute Of Personnel and Development

(1.1) When researching factors that contribute to the educational process I found this to be made up of 4 categories, the learner, the teacher, the subject matter and the instruction method. Of these 4 I focused on two Individual and 2 environmental factors. Individual – Motivation Of all of the factors that can affect how… View Article

Writing With Description

Before you begin your paragraph, you have to be sure to pick something that is worth describing. If you want to describe a character, make sure the person is interesting in some way. If you want to describe an object, make sure it has some deeper meaning beyond itself so you have enough to write… View Article

Special Education Research Critique

REFERENCE Rickson, D. J., & Watkins, W. G. (2003). Music therapy to promote prosocial behaviors in aggressive adolescent boys A pilot study. _Journal of Music Therapy, 40_(4), 283-301. PURPOSE The hypothesis of this research study was to determine if music therapy would help promote prosocial behaviors in aggressive boys. These subjects have different social, emotional,… View Article

Speech Analysis

On October 10, 2013 I gave a speech to my classmates about the three most important steps in investigating a murder case. These are including separating witnesses, collecting evidence, and interviewing suspects. Watching the video of my speech, I observed many strengths and weaknesses: strengths including a lot of facts, an interesting topic, and talking… View Article