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A Look at Social and Freudian Psychology

This 6 page paper looks at Freud's Group Psychology and the Analysis of the Ego in respect to contemporary social psychology. The concepts are discussed ideologically. Bibliography lists 2 sources.

Psychological Differences Between Men and Women -- According to Johnson, Jung, and Ancient Myth

This 5 page report discusses the psychological differences between men and women as interpreted in Jungian framework of thought. Robert A. Johnson’s books “She: Understanding Feminine Psychology” and “He: Understanding Masculine Psychology” serve as the primary point of departure on the issue. In them, he uses the myths of Aphrodite, Psyche, and Amor to discuss the feminine archetype and the story of Parsifal and the Holy Grail to discuss the masculine archetype. Bibliography lists 4 sources.

The Role and Value of Business Psychology

This 10 page papers examines what is meant by the term business psychology, which also includes industrial psychology, and how its practice may enhance organisational performance. The bibliography cites 17 sources.

Advertising And Social Psychology

8 pages in length. That the advertising industry and social psychology are integrally related is indisputable. Indeed, the very foundation of advertising is to appeal to the core of one's social association by means of psychological allure. Within the framework of the advertising industry, social psychology represents the study of various components of attitude, motivation, personality and behavior as they reflect an individual's influence upon and by social groups. Bibliography lists 7 sources.

Schools of Thought in Modern Psychology

This 1 page paper presents an overview of modern psychology and the various categories contained within the field. Newer specializations such as forensic psychology are listed. Bibliography lists 2 sources.

The Psychology of Learning

5 pages in length. In his book, Acts of Meaning, Jerome Bruner comments on the issue of narrative in relation to its impact on human learning and thinking. It is argued therein that we should center our attention on the significance of narrative to the psychology of learning, especially as it relates to the practice of psychology by counselors, therapists, and educators. Bibliography lists 7 sources.

Science and Psychology: Inductive Versed Deductive, Quantitative Verses Qualitative, Approaches in Psychology

A 5 page discussion of the relationship of the scientific approach in the field of psychology. This paper contends that psychological research is characterized by two separate yet integrated approaches. These approaches are that of qualitative and quantitative investigation. In the place of statistical findings revealed with quantitative research, qualitative research illuminates and provides understanding. Each approach is an important component of the field of psychology. Bibliography lists 2 sources.

The Purpose of Dreaming

This 10 page paper provides an overview of the psychology of dreaming inclusive of physiological explanations. REM sleep is discussed. Various theories inclusive of Freudian psychology is included in order to find out why humans dream, and what purpose it serves. Bibliography lists 6 sources.

Psychology—Is it the Queen of Sciences?

A 5 page research paper that analyzes whether or not psychology deserves the title "queen of sciences," given to it by philosopher Friedrich Nietzsche. The writer considers the history of psychology and the main philosophies that motivate the major perspectives in this discipline. Bibliography lists 5 sources.

“The Matrix” an Exercise in Social Psychology

This 7 page report discusses the 1999 movie, “The Matrix,” from the aspect of social psychology. Interestingly, the field of social psychology almost always refers to some specific “matrix”-- the persuasion matrix, the influence matrix, the contingency matrix (and more) -- in which a person interacts with others and through which he or she defines themselves. Could it be possible that the primary purpose of the blockbuster “The Matrix” was to explore the interconnectedness that exists among all those varying types and levels of social and psychological “matrix?” No other sources listed.

Career Education & The Disabled

Approximately 4 pages discussing 'Career Education For the Cognitively Disabled (Slow Learning) Adolescents.' Good for those studying education, child psychology, abnormal psychology etc; Bibliography lists 12 comprehensive sources.

The Effects of Developmental Psychology on the Treatment of Heroin Addiction

This 130 page paper provides an overview of a study on the effects of developmental psychology on the treatment of heroin addiction. This paper considers many different types of treatment options based in developmental psychology. Bibliography lists 50 sources.

A Career In Psychology

An 8 page report detailing the writer's personal aspiration towards a career in psychology. Various job opportunities, salaries, and so forth, - are discussed. Bibliography lists 3 relevant sources including a one-on-one interview with a professional in the field on psychology.

Diversities in Social Psychology

9 pages in length. Examines social psychology as a diverse discipline containing a plurality of voices and perspectives. Looks at the reasons for these diversities and examines whether or not psychology should make the attempt to integrate. Bibliography lists 10 sources.

Humanistic v, Behaviorist Psychology

A 7 page research paper that contrasts and compares the humanistic and behavioral approaches to psychology. The writer summarizes each school of thought, relating a brief history of each perspective, and then discusses their relative merits, showing that the mechanistic approach of behavioral psychology incorporates weaknesses into this approach. Bibliography lists 3 sources.

Cognitive Psychology And Social Change

A 6 page paper that responds to specific short essays provided by the student. Topics include cognitive psychology, psychology and social change and psychopharmacology. Bibliography lists 15 sources.

Week 9 Responses

A 5 page paper that responds to specific essays. The writer comments and responds to short essays provided by the student in the areas of cognitive psychology, psychology and social change and psychopharmacology. Bibliography lists 9 sources.

Brands and Consumer Psychology

This 15 page paper looks at the brands and the way in which they are used and developed in order to support sales and revenue creation with the understanding and leveraging of consumer psychology. The paper looks at the way branding takes place and the way in which consumers relate and identify with brands and then examines a case study that demonstrates the use of psychology in branding. The bibliography cites 18 sources.

Evolution Theory And Psychology

This 3 page paper discusses different issues beginning with the influence of evolution theory on psychology. The other major issue is the relationship between the medical model and clinical applications in psychology. Bibliography lists 4 sources.

Cognitive Psychology

This 3 page paper discusses specific issues. The first part defines cognitive psychology and neuroscience and comments on how cognitive psychologists can promote positive social change. The second section reports research methods in cognitive psychology and comments on conducting a study that deals with perceptual decision making. Bibliography lists 5 sources.

Influences in Gestalt and Behavioral Psychology

This is a 3 page paper that provides an overview of the influences in Gestalt psychology. Contributions from early thinkers are explored, as well as the role of Gestalt theory in the development of cognitive psychology. Bibliography lists 2 sources.

Edward B. Titchener

A 3 page paper that discusses Titchener’s contributions to the field of psychology and explains his concept of consciousness as compared to Freud’s and James’. The writer also comments on how psychology became a science. Bibliography lists 4 sources.

The History Of Psychology

This 7 page paper begins with brief comments about psychology in ancient times and events prior to 1800. The major discussion is on events since the 19th century. This essay is very much like a timeline in narrative form. The writer provides dates and persons who introduced different ideas and theories. Most of the major contributors to the field of psychology are included. Bibliography lists 4 sources.

The Scholarship Paradigm Shift in the Field of Psychology

A 5 page paper which discusses the paradigm shift present in the field of psychology. This shift is that which addresses scholarship, which can be summed up in the condition of education. the paper discusses how sufficient and current knowledge is a very powerful and growing issue in the field of psychology. Bibliography lists 3 sources.

Culture Affects Behavior

This 8 page essay begins with some general comments about the difficulties associated with defining culture. Using a variety of sources, the writer does define culture, subculture and ethnic group and suggest by their very nature, all three influence an individual's behavior. This paper also focuses on cultural psychology, what it is, why it is important and how it relates to mainstream psychology. Bibliography lists 8 sources.

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