Psyc school of thought and Psyc types

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Psyc school of thought and Psyc types
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  1.           Structuralism
    focused on studying the conscious experience by looking into its individual parts
  2.               
                   Functionalism
     focused on what the mind does and how it does

  3.    Gestalt psychology:
      focused on studying the whole experience of a person rather than breaking  it into individual components
  4. Psychodynamic School: 
     focuses on the unconscious forces that drive motivate human behavior

  5.      Behaviorist: 
    focuses on studying the behavior that is  observable and overt
  6.        Cognitive Psychology
    mental processes that dictate behavioral traits. It experiments with learning, perception, memory and attention, to apply information processing to mental reasoning and normal functions

  7.         Comparative Psyc
    compares species

  8. Developmental Psychology
    conception to death
  9. Evolutionary Psychology
    evolved behavior

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