Notes/Binder Activity Perspectives in Psychology . Bellringer.
You live in a country where you are unhappy. The living conditions are poor, the government is corrupt, and there is a lack of mobilization. The current president you feel is the root of all the problems. Finally, the election comes up, and the reform candidate looks as if he is the hope your country needs. It seems as if he will win the election in a landslide. The election results come in, and you are very surprised to see that the president has been re-elected. How do you feel? What do you do?
1) Summarize the video.
2) Explain how you think the video relates to psychology.
BR (in notebooks)
We chose our behaviors. They are guided by Physiological/emotional/spiritual needs.
Looks at learned behavior due to rewards and punishments.
Explain human and behavior in terms of biology (genes, brain, chemicals)
How would the psychologist explain the behavior of the serial killer?
Unconscious mind controls actions.
How would the psychoanalytic perspective explain the actions of the killer?
BR: How would the humanistic, biopsychology, and behaviorist perspective explain why Ed Gein killed?
Study ones memory, thinking process (interpretation), reasoning, language
How would a cognitive psychologist evaluate the actions of the killer?
How would the different perspectives we learned evaluate a case of Ted Bundy
How would the different perspectives we learned evaluate a case of discrimination
*free choice..needed to full-fill emotional need by killing ffamily
Need to take steroids… physically addicted
Brain Injuries in WWE.
Effect of steroids on mind and body
Are wrestlers more angry then the rest of the population? Steroids=is it a trend in wrestlers?
Steroids= Survival of the fittest
Steroids= reward from WWE
More muscles=more money
Past events in life caused him to do this. Unaware of those past events.
Repressed=put events in back of his mind…cant remember doing it…makes him feel uncomfortable