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Title: Chapter 1.2 (A): A Brief History of Psychology


1
Chapter 1.2 (A)A Brief Historyof Psychology
  • Mr. McCormick
  • Psychology

2
Do-Now(Discussion)
  • Submit todays Homework
  • Study Guide 1-1 Why Study Psychology (s 5-9)
  • Consider these questions
  • How do physiological and cognitive aspects of
    Psychology differ?
  • Why do psychologists employ the Scientific
    Method?

3
The Origins of Psychology
  • Psychology has its roots in Ancient Greek
    Philosophy (600-400 B.C.E.)
  • Over time, several approaches to studying human
    thought and behavior continued to develop and
    change

4
Historical Approaches of Psychology
  • Historical Approaches of Psychology
  • Structuralism
  • Structure of the human mind
  • Introspection
  • Wilhelm Wundt (1832-1920)
  • Functionalism
  • Function/Role of the human mind
  • William James (1842-1910)
  • The Principles of Psychology (1890)

5
Historical Approaches of Psychology
  • Historical Approaches of Psychology
  • Inheritable Traits
  • Influence of heredity on human thought and
    behavior
  • Sir Francis Galton (1822-1911)
  • Gestalt Psychology
  • Human sensation and perception
  • Gestalt whole pattern(e.g. chair vs. seat,
    legs, back, etc.)
  • Max Wertheimer (1880-1943)

6
Review
  • Briefly describe the 4 Historical Approaches to
    Psychology
  • Structuralism
  • Functionalism
  • Inheritable Traits
  • Gestalt Psychology

7
Homework
  • Complete Study Guide 1-2 worksheet
  • Questions 1-14
  • On a separate sheet of paper, briefly list and
    describe the 6 Contemporary Approaches to
    Psychology
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