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Unformatted text preview: and his research on below average ability children. World War I testing of military recruits was a notable stimulus for this type of inquiry. In 1921, the Rorschach Inkblot test was created and it has since become an icon for psychological testing. Fields As with the other social science disciplines, there are limitless possibilities via psychology of this or that. For example, one might study the psychology of marketing, the psychology of elections, the psychology of music, or even the psychology of model railroading. Sub-disciplines Abnormal Psychology This is a branch of personality psychology. Because it involves the diagnosis of mental malfunction, and sometimes of bizarre behavior, it is popular with the mass media. Abnormal psychology is usually strongly clinical....
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This note was uploaded on 11/09/2011 for the course PSY PSY2012 taught by Professor Scheff during the Fall '09 term at Broward College.
- Fall '09