Case Study 1 Sigmund Freud
It is Friday night. Hank is sitting in his apartment eating a pint of Ben and Jerrys Cherry
Garcia ice cream and contemplating this past week, which has been stressful. He is five feet six
inches tall and weighs 250 pounds. Toda
Review Sheet for Exam 2
Terms and concepts you should be familiar with:
Eysencks theory of cortical arousal
BAS and BIS
brain asymmetry and affective style
brain scan techniques
Feb 17, 2016
1. According to the Jungian theory, Mark is an extrovert. An extrovert is someone who is energized when
surrounded by lots of people, and who loves to socialize and be the center of attention. Marks job is not
1.How could Banduras social cognitive theory explain the similarity between Joe and Blakes
A lot of Joes behaviors are being learned from his father. He sees what he is doing, and wants to
mimic it. Joe reproduces a
1.How could evolutionary psychology explain Dylans promiscuity?
Evolutionary psychology could explain Dylans promiscuity by way of the Parental Investment
Theory and the Sexual Strategies theory. Dylan is not limited in
March 30, 2016
1.What is locus of control, according to Rotter? What type of locus of control does Randall
appear to have? Provide evidence for your answer.
The Locus of Control measures generalized expectancies for internal ver
1.What does the five factor theory mean by introversion and extraversion? Is Subira introverted
or extraverted? Find examples in the case to support your answer.
Extraversion is characteriz
1.Would Eriksons theory suggest that Bettys behavior is internally or externally motivated? What
motivates it? Which system of personality is most involved in personality, according to Eriksons theory?
Ericksons theory w
April 30, 2016
1.Consider Maslows hierarchy of needs during Cindys first year of life. Which needs were
fulfilled? Which were not?
When Cindy lived with her mother in the first year of her life, most of her phys
1.Colleen expressed a lot of interest in her heritage and social events because she was positively
reinforced when she did. Her family gave her hugs and kisses, and lots of praise. When she
started organizing social events,
Case Study 5 Burrhus Frederic Skinner
It is Saturday night, and Colleen is sitting in her dorm room alone, working on her nails, listening
to music, and wondering what is happening to her. She is an 18-year-old college freshman from