23 - Contemporary perspectives in psychology Biological perspective behavioral cognitive psychoanalytic.phenominal Biological trying to understand

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Contemporary perspectives in psychology - Biological perspective, behavioral, cognitive, psychoanalytic, phenominal . Biological - trying to understand the neurobiological processes and Hnoirocimiim behind behaviors and psychological processes. Eg biological perspective to mental illness and try to abnormal changes in physiology and neurochemistry of the brain. She will wonder where the sitting areas in the brain that affect eating and overeating ? Behavioral - Viewing a person's overt behavior and Animal and believe there to explore just what can be viewed. Is not concerned with the mental processes that mediate between stimulus and response . Ask what behaviors will result from those stimuli of these behaviors are accidental and which are the result of learning . Prefer her research under controlled laboratory conditions . Cognitive perspective - cognitive researchers assume that understanding the mental processes is essential to understanding behavior . This approach deals with the processes of thinking, perception,
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This note was uploaded on 01/18/2012 for the course SOCIAL SCI 65021 taught by Professor Drkranbudi during the Winter '10 term at Beirut Arab University.

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23 - Contemporary perspectives in psychology Biological perspective behavioral cognitive psychoanalytic.phenominal Biological trying to understand

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