Research Database

Legal And Ethical Aspects Of Professional Psychologists

A 3 page paper. This essay discusses the legal and ethical aspects of psychology. The Ethical Code of Conduct is referenced to provide examples. Examples are provided that involve both legal and ethical issues. The essay points out that each state establishes the laws and regulations for psychologists, primarily in the requirements to be licensed. Bibliography lists 3 sources.

Transpersonal Worldview

This 3 page essay discusses a quote from Nelson Mandela and relates it to transpersonal psychology. Bibliography lists 2 sources.

Evidence-Based Practice Versus A Pluralistic Epistemology

This 3 page paper examines pluralistic strategies that may be used along with evidence based approaches in psychology. Bibliography lists 3 sources.

Multicultural Psychology Issues

A 3 page paper. This essay discusses two topics: emerging issues in multicultural psychology and a significant development in the field. Bibliography lists 2 sources.

Multigenerational Culture

A 4 page paper. This essay discusses two questions: is a culture always multigenerational? and what influenced the growth of multicultural psychology. Bibliography lists 3 sources.

Tennessee Williams’ “Cat on a Hot Tin Roof,” - A Freudian Analysis

This 7 page report presents a Freudian analysis of Tennessee Williams’ 1958 prize-wining play “Cat on a Hot Tin Roof.” Issues of sibling rivalry, father-son conflict, grief and denial, as well as overtones of sexuality throughout, duplicity of appearances versus reality, as well as the possibility of latent and thus, unresolved homosexuality, willful illusion and self-deception -- all combine to make a family case study that psychology experts would be able to analyze for years. No secondary sources.

Sports Psychology

An 8 page discussion of sports psychology. Emphasizes the importance of the mind and self-concept in athletic performance. Outlines techniques such as visualization, arousal training and effective goal setting to accomplish athletic mastery. Bibliography lists 6 sources.

Assessment of a 6 Year-old Child

15 pages worth of observations relating to a 6 year old boy. The writer was studying child psychology and took notes on the child's naturalistic socialization, ability to interact & more. An interview with the boy's mother is included and the paper concludes with assessments based upon common knowledge and 4 supplemental articles cited in bibliography. It is concluded that the child has adjusted quite well from a psycho-social perspective.

What is Psychology?

A 6 page paper giving a brief overview of this science. The writer describes various psychological methods, as well as mentioning leaders in the field of psychology. Bibliography lists 6 sources.

Psychology Is The Key To Unlocking The Mind

This 5 page paper discusses the topic question by tracing the contributions psychology has made to understanding the memory, learning and behavior. The writer offers examples of the work done and the insight gained, including the most recent theories on intelligence and learning. Bibliography lists 7 sources.

Journal Article Review / The Psychology of Loneliness

In this 3 page review of an article from The Journal of Psychology, the authors' purpose, methodology, etc; are evaluated. The psychological effects of loneliness are of primary importance to this discussion. Citation information included.

Forensic Psychology

A 10 page discussion of the history and evolution of forensic psychology. Details the arenas within which this discipline is active, emphasizing its importance in practically every aspect of law enforcement and the judicial process. Maintains that while the field has evolved to incorporate detailed criteria and procedures, there is a high probability of variation as to the opinion and recommendation of any two forensic psychologists. Bibliography lists 9 sources.

Assisting In The Cognitive Development Of Special Needs Children

A 12 page paper that uses the principles of cognitive psychology to teach special needs children the difference between fruits and vegetables. The writer suggests that instructors familiarize themselves with the fundamentals of cognitive development of special needs children and with their various impairments, using this information to develop lessons plans and long-term goals for each child. Bibliography lists 8 sources.

Group Dynamics

A 5 page paper that explores the components and the development of groups. A discussion of traditional social psychology theory that is the underpinning for group dynamics theory is presented. Also discussed are the role functions members typically take in the group. Bibliography lists 5 sources.

Dissertation Proposal - Sustainability Programs in Community Colleges

This is an 8 page paper that provides an overview of sustainability programs in community colleges. A research design is proposed to measure what types of programs are most successful. Bibliography lists 12 sources.

Careers Of Industrial-Organization Psychology And Physiological Psychology

3 pages in length. The writer briefly defines each principle and discusses various specialties within each one. Bibliography lists 2 sources.

Cognitive Psychology and the View of Distinctness: A Psychology Research Proposal

This 7 page paper provides an overview of a research proposal in cognitive psychology which relates the process of memory encoding as it can be understood through a view of distinctness. Bibliography lists 5 sources.

History Of Educational Psychology - Emergence Of Cognitive Psychology

A 3 page outline of a future paper that provides a brief introduction and then, continues as an outline with headings and subheadings and sometimes includes full sentences and that leads up to the emergency of cognitive pyshcology. Bibliography lists 2 sources.

10 Dissertation Proposals

This 11 page paper has brief outline suggestions for projects or papers suitable for international accounts students. Subjects include the future of Islamic banking in the west, international environmental accounting, terrorism and accounting, the impact of cartels on profits, the role of the internet for financial management, cultural differences in accounting of different countries, risk reduction for international financial transactions and different ways of managing pensions schemes. The bibliography cites 4 sources.

Dissertation Summary

This 5 page paper provides a review of the idea, hypothesis and methodology that was used in research to assess whether or not outsourcing can reduce costs or increase the value to government services.

Four Dissertation Proposals

This 16 page paper outlines four potential dissertations that concern accounting issues between the UK and one or more Arabic nations. The proposals have an outline question, consideration of the theoretical basis, a short literature review and a suggested schedule. The subjects are; 1. Environmental accounting in two different areas, 2. Accounting and terrorism, 3. The impact of international accounting standards on two different regions and 4. The impact of trade organisations and cartels on profits. The bibliography cites 14 sources.

Introduction for Dissertation to Assess if there is a Correlation between Hedging and Airline Profitability

This 4 page paper is an introduction for a project to assess whether or not there is a positive correlation between airlines which undertake fuel hedging and profit levels. The introduction provides justification for the research to take place and identifies qualitative and quantitative research questions. The bibliography cites 8 sources.

Interdisciplinary Social Action: A Review of Four Dissertations

This is a 4 page paper that provides an overview of interdisciplinarity in social work. The particular example of Black churches responding to the AIDS epidemic is utilized. Bibliography lists 4 sources.

Social Psychology Weeks 9, 10, 11, 12

A 32 page paper that discusses numerous issues within this discipline. Topics include Cialdini's social influence work; effects of conformity and obedience and positive social change; Methods and Discussion sections of term paper on childhood obesity; dangers of groupthink; group roles and norms; individualism versus collectivism; cultural influences; how social psychology affects positive social changes; and how social psychology is linked to therapy. Bibliography lists 33 sources.

Biopsychology

4 pages in length. Biopsychology - also known as physiological psychology, behavioral neuroscience and psychobiology - is a branch that studies the relationship between brain and behavior. Considered the union of conventional psychology and neuroscience (Garrett, 2009), biopsychology examines how and why behavioral patterns occur due to activity in the brain. A pioneer in field who brought to light the connection through his 1949 book The Organization of Behavior, Canadian psychologist Donald O. Hebb established the first comprehensive theory the brain's capacity for instigating various and complex psychological behavior. Bibliography lists 6 sources.

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Bibliography

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