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PSYC 355 Machida Spring 2010 Study Essay Questions for the First Exam 1. Theoretical Controversies : At least three controversies were described in class and in the text. Describe the debate about how best to describe development. What is the ‘best’ resolution to the controversy presented? 2. Developmental Theories : Below are useful theories in developmental psychology: Behaviorism Cognitive Social Learning Theory Cognitive Developmental Theory Sociocultural Theory of Development Psychoanalytic Theory (Freud) Psychosocial Theory Dynamic Systems Ecological Systems Theory Ethological Information Processing Theory Describe at least one of the theories, using terms, key assumptions, and examples of how it useful in understanding development (Max of 3 theories). Many examples were incorporated throughout all lectures and the text. 3. Research : Describe the research process (or wheel). Go beyond just drawing the wheel. Describe each step and what types of issues need to be
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This note was uploaded on 07/27/2011 for the course PSYC 355 taught by Professor Garcia during the Fall '10 term at CSU Chico.

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