The different types of psychology theories
By: Filmchick Carrie
Behavioral Psychology: Social Influences on Behavior Social Influences on Behavior The two largest social situations a person is likely to face occur in adolescence and adulthood. Adolescence is a time of many changes, one of the largest being attending high school. High school is a...
Is Anger Good
By: Dymphna Morrissey
Anger is a good emotion. It indicates that there is something wrong in our environment. The causes of anger range from being insulted or ignored to being obstructed in some way. Anger expressed is liberating, but unpredictable. Yet, open expressions of anger are frowned upon...
Understanding the sociocultural view of modern psychology
By: Robert Grice
The sociocultural view of psychology is that psyche development occurs in response to social influence and social interactions. The premise is that interpersonal communication stimulates cognitive development. The view grew out of L.S. Vygotsky’s research in Russia during the 1920s and 1930s with...
Social dynamics of the nuclear family
By: Robert Grice
Sociology is the study of groups and group behavior. Groups create dynamics related to roles, function, and purpose. Groups are interconnected with other groups and a systems view understands that the dynamics at work within one group will affect the dynamics at work within the...
Assessing your own self worth
By: Margaret Paul Ph.D.
Marcus grew up the eldest of three, with a highly critical mother and an absent father. Marcus's mother frequently told him or implied that he was too stupid to take care of himself - that he would be nothing without her. She programmed him to...
What is political psychology?
By: Robert Grice
Political psychology examines the cognitions, emotions, and behaviors involved in politics. While political science focuses on the political process, political psychology focuses on those involved in the political process such as politicians and voters. Political psychology considers a wide array of topics. A sample of...
Women and self-esteem
By: Dymphna Morrissey
How does a woman gain self-esteem? A woman is confident when she is happy enough with herself as when she is with someone else. Many times women look for someone to complete them, but in the process lose something of who they are by choosing...
By: SEG
While our subjective experience of living moves forward through time our scientific intellect looks back objectifying through logic and mathematics: “… the physical universe only acquires an objective existence, as a suitably scientific object, within a logical and mathematical framework which must be imposed...
By: Colette Georgii
Covert racism exists everywhere in the United States and in other parts of the world, but is often denied by the people experiencing it and the people responsible for it. Why do racists hide behind insidious words and actions and why don't the victims of...
By: Wayne Leon Learmond
A smile can work wonders when you are feeling down and you are the one receiving it.. A smile is priceless and is worth its weight in gold. The simple act of smiling at someone can indeed, make their day so much better. In this...

 

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