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 Date: 10/23/15 14:11   in : Psychology 

Review Of Parenting Styles Review of Parenting Styles Abstract This paper analyzes various parenting styles based on research by developmental professionals. The four basic patterns of behavior discussed here are authoritarian, authoritative, neglectful and indulgent parentin...

 

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 Date: 10/23/15 13:29   in : Psychology 

Life Changes - Being on a Tech Team If there is one thing I learned in my psychology class that I will remember twenty years from now, it is that everyone needs a place where they belong. A place where they can be who they really are, and for myself in particular, a place where I don...

 

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 Date: 10/23/15 12:37   in : Psychology 

Contributing Factors of Teen Stress Adolescence is the transitional period between puberty and adulthood. Teenagers experience many changes and challenges that can make adolescence a stressful time. One of the main challenges teens experience is the place they must go to five days a ...

 

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 Date: 10/23/15 12:17   in : Psychology 

Love In “The Ballad Of The Sad Cafe“ In the short story “The Ballad of the Sad Café,” Carson McCullers utilizes distortion of literary reality to impart her lessons and thoughts concerning love to the reader. McCullers usage of distortion ultimately moves the story from a si...

 

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 Date: 10/23/15 11:56   in : Psychology 

dr. jerkyll Marc Thompson Page one Mr.Stevenson’s idea is that every man has a dual personality. This separate self, unlike its master, has “appealing vitality, and terrible power of growth and increase...a notion as novel as it is terrific.’ (Lang) This story is “...

 

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 Date: 10/23/15 10:58   in : Psychology 

Career interview The two people that I interviewed both worked for high schools, which is the exact setting that I would like to work in. Both were more than happy to help me out with this project, because they understand the misconceptions people sometimes have about the their futu...

 

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 Date: 10/23/15 10:28   in : Psychology 

French Paradox With its temperate climate, touching the North Sea and the Mediterranean Sea, France stands in the middle of European cultures. France also stands in the middle of the mosaic of European drinking cultures, as a bridge country between the social and cultural habits of E...

 

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 Date: 10/23/15 09:20   in : Psychology 

Types and Symptoms of Postpartum Depression The year is 1965 in a place where most would consider paradise. A middle-aged woman drowns her five children one by one in the bathtub. This woman is Maggie Young who lived in Aiea, Hawaii at the time. While most people are quick to judge t...

 

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 Date: 10/23/15 09:03   in : Psychology 

Descartes and Hume - Rationalism and Empiricism For my final research paper I have chosen the following question: How would you define knowledge? Do you agree with Descartes that the mind is the primary source of knowledge (rationalism) or with Hume that sense perception is the prima...

 

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 Date: 10/23/15 08:33   in : Psychology 

Evil in Lord of the Flies There are events in history that everyone looks down upon because they are horrific acts of evil, such as the Atlantic slave trade, the genocide of the Holocaust, World War I and II, and the terrorist acts of 9/11. But one thing people can never figure out i...

 

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 Date: 10/23/15 07:59   in : Psychology 

Recent Trait Theory Recent Trait Theory Research Cattell’s Big Five Factors of Personality, Behavioral Genetics, and Evolutionary Personality Theory. Current Research Raymond Cattell (1905-present) designed the “Big five Factors of Personality”, in which five classifica...

 

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 Date: 10/23/15 07:50   in : Psychology 

Theories of Sigmund Freud and Friedrich Nietzsche Sigmund Freud, in his book "Civilization and Its Discontents," states that people are unhappy due to the establishment of society which creates restraints on their instinctive impulses. On the other hand, Friedrich Nietzsche, in his b...

 

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 Date: 10/23/15 07:49   in : Psychology 

Stress Ancient Greeks and Asians acknowledged and accepted the correlation between body and mind. They also believed that individuals had control over their health, so they practiced good habits, which included exercise to stay healthy. Eventually, the understanding of the link betwe...

 

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 Date: 10/23/15 07:42   in : Psychology 

Final Title PREFACE When it was finally that time for me to move away from home to go to college in another town my dad and brother were there helping me stuff all my treasured belongings into my car and the family van. We stood around the driveway for a while trying to decide whet...

 

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 Date: 10/23/15 07:36   in : Psychology 

An Occurence At Owl Creek Bridge Peyton Farquhar’s thoughts before dying and the details described in An Occurrence at Owl Creek Bridge by Ambrose Bierce are both believable and convincing. The last scene in the story is very appropriate from a psychological standpoint. Peyton is a...

 

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 Date: 10/23/15 07:09   in : Psychology 

The Ugly Duckling Effect The team beauty or beautiful is described as a combination of qualities such as color form that pleases the aesthetic senses especially sight over the years beauty has been portrayed in many different ways in order for women to the “ideal” women. In the artic...

 

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 Date: 10/23/15 06:24   in : Psychology 

A Token Economy - Positive Reinforcement When dealing with children or people who have trouble controlling their behavior it can sometimes be very difficult to sway their performance. With the Token Economy system it allows the individual to work towards a goal by positive reinforce...

 

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 Date: 10/23/15 05:44   in : Psychology 

Biography of B.F Skinner Biography of B.F Skinner B.F Skinner was an American psychologist. He was known for his research into the learning process and his belief in a planned society. He was also recognized as a student of behavioral psychology. He was a leading support...

 

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 Date: 10/23/15 04:52   in : Psychology 

Capital punishment Capital Punishment: The World That We Live In What is the nature of Capital Punishment? When is it justified to take a life of a person? Capital Punishment is an extreme type of death in which prisons take away their life. There have been debates whether Capita...

 

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 Date: 10/23/15 04:19   in : Psychology 

Girl interuptted Reading the book Girl, Interrupted was a far more enjoyable task than I expected. Susanna Kaysen’s gripping account of her short time spent in a mental institution in the late sixties was informative as well as interesting. Her use of poignant humor and factual ta...

 

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 Date: 10/23/15 01:50   in : Psychology 

B.F. Skinner B. F. Skinner On a day to day basis, people do many actions without realizing it, and most of the time, they don’t know why they do them. Certain reinforcements, some positive, and some negative have conditioned their actions and thoughts. All organisms, includi...

 

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 Date: 10/23/15 01:42   in : Psychology 

The Pigman The content of the book may seem somewhat simple. There are not many characters. The end of the book is sad. However, I find that there are many important messages within the book. The story itself presented in The Pigman by Paul Zindel is very interesting and the char...

 

1491 days

 Date: 10/23/15 01:10   in : Psychology 

Cognitive Functioning with Psychological Measures Suppose you are compiling a battery of psychological assessment measures for selection of students at a South African tertiary institution. You decide to include a group test of intelligence (based on the psychometric approach) but gi...

 

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 Date: 10/23/15 00:50   in : Psychology 

3 Views of Poetry Three Poets’ view of the Poem: Macleish, Moore and Ferlinghetti. Poetry can supply a reader with a unique insight into the mentality of the poet. However, it is a very distinct experience when one can encounter a poets’ view on what poetry is for the poet...

 

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 Date: 10/23/15 00:36   in : Psychology 

The Art of Mixing Drinks Striving to achieve ones goals is not as easy as it may sound. The smart goal I chose was to learn the craft of bringing out the full flavor various alcoholic beverages. The goal I have in mind is, by the end of the semester, to be able to efficiently and tas...