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AP psychology vocab 5 Psychoanalytic - perspective developed by freud, which assumes that psychological problems are the result of anxiety resulting from unresolved conflicts and forces of which a person might be unaware Gestalt psychology - school of psychological thought that argued that behavior cannot be studied in parts but must be viewed a s whole Behaviorism - perspective that defines psychology as the study of behavior that is directly observable or through assessment instruments cognitive psychology - perspective that focuses on the mental processes involved in perception, learning, memory, and thinking humanistic psychology - perspective that emphasizes the uniqueness of the individual and the idea that humans have free will self-actualization - the human need to fulfill one's potential sociocultural psychology - perspective concerned with how cultural differences affect behavior evolutionary psychology - perspective that seeks to explain and predict behaviors by analyzing how the human brain developed over time, how it functions, and how input
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