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Psychology Factsheet: 63. - dreaming

  • Psychology Factsheet: 63. - dreaming

Psychology Factsheet: 63. - dreaming

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    This Factsheet summarises the nature of dreams, types of dreams, and describes and evaluates physiological and psychological theories of why we dream. It also describes and evaluates Dement and Kleitman’s (1957) research.

    Terms in bold are explained in the glossary.

    • Dreams are mental events that happen during sleep.

    • Everyone dreams.

    • Dreaming involves physiological changes (e.g., paralysis, rapid eye movement, irregular breathing).

    • Dreaming also involves psychological events (e.g., our mental experience of dreaming).