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Maslow's Heirarchy of Needs

What is a hierarchy of needs? Provide examples of one or more products that enable you to satisfy each of the four levels of need.

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According to Maslow, human needs are like a ladder or pyramid; higher needs are built upon the fulfillment of lower needs.
Maslow's theory describes the five levels of human needs (Business Balls.com, 2011).

These needs are:

1. Biological and Physiological needs - air, food, drink, shelter, warmth, sex, sleep, etc.
2. Safety needs - protection from elements, security, order, law, limits, stability, etc.
3. Belongingness and Love needs - work group, family, affection, ...

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This solution identifies the four levels of Maslow's hierarchy of needs. 247 words with 2 references.