Ch1_ppt_-_Science_of_Psychology

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Unformatted text preview: rism (1960s) (1960s) Cognitive - Learning experiences & environment influence our expectations & earning thoughts which influence behavior thoughts M. Bassil PSYC 202 6 Create PDF files without this message by purchasing novaPDF printer (http://www.novapdf.com) The Humanistic Perspective The (Self-actualization & Positive Ψ, 1900s) 1900s (Self actualization Focuses on free will, personal growth, the attempt to find Focuses meaning in one’s existence, & uniqueness of individual’s meaning perception & experiences; Man is active perception Maslow proposed that we have an inborn tendency proposed towards self-actualization towards Rogers pioneered the scientific study of psychotherapy Positive psychology movement today emphasizes the today study of human strengths, fulfillment & optimal living study M. Bassil PSYC 202 The Cognitive Perspective (The Thinking Human) - Has roots in early schools (Ebbinghaus & memory) Ebbinghaus memory Has Gestalt psychology: examines how elements of Gestalt experience are organized into wholes experience Cognitive revolution (1950s) (1950s) Cognitive Computer technology Debate between behaviorists & linguistics Jean Piaget’s research on children The...
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