2610_5_1 - Contemporary Theories Professor Mikels 09.09.09...

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1 1 Contemporary Theories Professor Mikels 09.09.09 2 Announcements Discussion Sections on Friday Reaction responses due THIS Thursday (09.10) by 5PM Bandura (2006). Toward a Psychology of Human Agency. 3 Today’s Plan Social Cognitive Theory Piaget and Cognitive Development Modern Evolutionary Perspectives Ethology Sexual Strategies Theory Bronfenbrenner’s Ecological Systems Theory Modern Cognitive Perspectives Vygotsky’s Sociocultural Theory Attribution Theory
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2 4 Social Cognitive Theory Bandura (1925- ) Emphasis on cognition Observational learning Symbolic representations 5 Social Cognitive Theory Bandura (1925- ) Very influential Oversimplified Not ecologically valid Minimal focus on cognitive development 6 Cognitive Development Piaget (1896 - 1980) Intellectual development Thought processes are different at different ages
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3 7 Cognitive Development Piaget (1896-1980) Schemas Behavioral schemas (motor habits) Symbolic schemas (images & verbal codes) Operational schemas (mental manipulation)
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