Modern Psychology

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Group 1: how philosophy lead to psych- greek myths-Sigmund Freud- Rationalism vs. empiricism (science)- evolutionary theories
Group 2: Behaviorism-Lab setup/ experiments- political- social economic aspects-1890- 1913 John B. Watson - neo- behaviorism
Group 3: Cognitive Revolution- political - social -economic aspects-"mind back in psych"- 50s, 60s, 70s
Group 4: Modern Psych; applied practice/science - how psych maintains to be a science - applying psych to life settings - do we still follow same premise psychology was founded on?

Economics and Psychology: From Imperialistic to Inspired Economics, by Bruno S. Frey and Alois Stutzer http://www.bsfrey.ch/articles/362_01.pdf The Psyche as Behavior
ARTURO, C. A. (2013). The Psyche as Behavior. Revista Colombiana De Psicología, 22(2), 377-387. http://remote.baruch.cuny.edu/login?url=http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=a9h&AN=93598506&site=ehost-live Behaviorism Moore, J. J. (2011). BEHAVIORISM. Psychological Record, 61(3), 449-465. http://remote.baruch.cuny.edu/login?url=http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=a9h&AN=65033133&site=ehost-live

Topics: * Behaviorism * Lab setup/ experiments * Political – social - economic aspects * 1890- 1913 * John B. Watson * Neo- behaviorism
Section 1: Brief Discussion on the history of behaviorism. What is behaviorism? How was it seen as a stepping stone for psychology as a whole/ as a science?
Section 2: Discussion on the first lab setup for psychology: when, where, who, etc? Why was it established? Why it drove psychology to become a separate science?
-Types of studies done? (a few examples of experiments as )
Section 3: Background on political stances at the time. How it affected the development of psychology as a science.…...

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