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• Compare and contrast the respective roles of “pop” psychology with the science of psychology in contemporary society.
• Examine future of psychology in contemporary society.
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1. Readings
• Read Ch. 12 of How to Think Straight about Psychology.
• Review this week’s Electronic Reserve Readings.

2. Individual Assignment: The Future of Psychology
• Prepare a 700 to 1,050-word paper in which you examine the future of psychology. As a part of your examination, be sure to address the following:
a) Compare and contrast the respective roles of “pop” psychology with the science of psychology in contemporary society.
b) Examine the future of psychology in contemporary society.
c) Explain how psychology will impact your life.
d) Your paper must contain at least three references from peer-reviewed sources.
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The Future of Psychology

Introduction
The rise of human interest in nature and structure led to the origin of philosophy as a discipline.
As numerous...