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Environmental Psychology - Queuing Theory

Please help answer the following questions on abnormal psychology. Provide at least 300 words. What is queuing theory? How has queuing theory affected you? What are Quarantelli's Dimensions? Why is it important to learn this concept?

Discussion Questions

I have to answer the questions below in 250 words each. I had to place 4 individuals in a group and determine their 4 Personality Type Letters by having them complete the short Cognitive Style Inventory© at Each group member completed the Cognitive Style Inventory and prov

Design an imaginary quasi-experimental study.

Design an imaginary quasi-experimental study. Then answer the following questions: 1. What is the hypothesis of your imaginary study? 2. What is/are the independent variable(s)? 3. What is/are the dependent variable(s)? 4. Briefly, how will you test your hypothesis? That is, what are the procedures you will

True experiments/difference from experimental designs.

What are true experiments? How are threats to internal validity controlled by true experiments? How are they different from experimental designs? What are quasi-experimental designs? Why are they important? How are they different from experimental designs?

Discussion Questions

1) How may your group incorporate the principles of Edwin Locke and Gary Latham's goal theory into your weekly goals? 2) How may a group be motivated to accomplish goals? Is it necessary to motivate every member in a different way? Why or why not? Be sure to reference text readings to support your reasoning.

Testing and Measurement

What is the one of the most significant external influences (examiner or environment) on test results as well as one of the most significant examinee behaviors/conditions that may influence test result. Why is each a significant influencer and what can done to control for each?

Employee Selection and Training

Examine the role of industrial/organizational psychology in selecting and training employees using the findings from your research. o In your examination, you must include at least two real-world examples of how organizations have used industrial/organizational psychology to select and train employees. o Examine th

Listening to Books and Performing Other Tasks

Please assist with providing a good argument that states that certain people can listen to books on tape/CD and still perform other tasks. I have a boss that believes that since he can't concentrate on the book and do his job that no one else can. I need a good strong argument and facts that claim that certain people actually do

conditioned stimulus

I am writing a paper regarding unconditioned stimulus, conditional stimulus, unconditioned response and conditional response and how they relate to my fear of public speaking. the US is the crowd or being asked to do a presentation, the UR is the fear. I am having a hard time pinpointing what the CS and CR would be as it relat

Cultural Differences sample guide

Which two will be a better choice I was thinking about Bicultural conflict and Ethnic identity. 1) Individualism versus collectivism 2) Bicultural conflict 3) Acculturation 4) Culture and aggression 5) Gender identity 6) Sexual identity/orientation 7) Racial identity 8) Ethnic identity 9) Cultural identity 10) Religio

What is ethnocentrism?

1. What is ethnocentrism? How does it affect perceptions among culturally diverse groups? (about 250 words) 2. What are at least two sociopolitical factors encountered by Asian Pacific Americans? What impact do these factors have on this population? (about 250 words) References please. Note: This is not an essay as

Atmospheric Environmental Stressors

Describe and detail at least three atmospheric environmental stressors (e.g., temperature, humidity, chemical pollution) and evaluate the affect of stressors on individuals (400 words max).

Trend Article Analysis Help

Locate a peer-reviewed article about a research study concerning a social and/or behavioral trend that impacts research in the field of psychology. a. Summarize your selected article. b. Explain the impact of the trend discussed in your selected article on research in the field of psychology. Back up your discuss

Research Design

See attached. Your advisement will be greatly appreciated. Thank you.

Problem-Solving Techniques

Address the following questions: ? Explain the setting, members, and purpose of the meeting? ? Was a structured problem-solving procedure used? If so, which one? ? What problems did the group encounter with their approach? ? Why is it important for a group to have structured procedures? Include the following elements:

Assimilation and Acculturation & Success

1. What are the differences between assimilation and acculturation? Define in detail. (about 250 words) 2. What is success? How does one achieve it? Does this definition of success fit every culture and every circumstance? (about words)

Quantitative Methods - Design Research

I am looking of new insight into these questions listed under the assignment section. Thanks you. ------------- Nonprofit organizations (NPOs) have a long and varied history in American society. According to the Annie E. Casey Foundation (2005) the results of a Nonprofit Executive Leadership and Transitions Survey commi

Environmental Psych Questions

In what ways are you most affected by your physical environment? Explain your answer What do you think has caused the increased interest in environmental matters over the last 5 years? What are some examples of ways in which environmental awareness has increased among the general population? Which research method do

Multicultural Psychology

Hi, could I have another guide to follow please: 1) Define multicultural psychology 2) Provide a brief history of multicultural psychology 3) Provide a rationale for the establishment of multicultural psychology as a subspecialty of psychology Two references please. THIS IS NOT A ESSAY OR ASSIGNMENT-COMPLETION REQUE

A Hypothetical Research Design - employee self-efficacy

Develop a Hypothetical Research Design that includes the following information: o Research Question(s). State the research question(s) that you are proposing to study. What is the effect of leadership change (transformational) on employee morale and commitment? o Survey Research Method. Clearly state why a survey method wou

Ethical research methodologies - briefly explained.

1. How do imposes etic research methodologies lead to inaccurate research findings about individuals form cultural groups? Have efforts to reverse past research errors been successful in your opinion? why or why not? Is there any way I can have example to have so that I can understand your work and be able to do my work.

Emic vs. Etic Research

1. What is the difference between emic and etic research? Provide examples that illustrate the misapplication of both approaches to research populations in urban settings.

Identifying Variables and Issues in Experimental Design

Lisa is a university tutor who is interested in studying the use of mobile phones and their possible adverse effect on people's ability to notice and respond to visual stimuli. The results from such research could have important implications for driving behaviour (Horrey and Wickens, 2006). She devised a task where participa

Theory to Practice - Child and Youth Mental Health

Can you answer the following questions relating to your personal experience: Assignment: Share your own perspectives of relevant readings you have done and your own practice observations on the relationship of theory to practice. Questions: * Describe how you incorporate theory into practice in child and youth

Statistics and Psychology

In preparing to write a 700- to 1,050-word paper, I need information to assist in examining the role of research and statistics in the field of psychology. Address the following items: o Define research and the scientific method. o Compare and contrast the characteristics of primary and secondary data. o Explain the ro

Taking a position: Moral and logical decision making

Read the attached comic strip. Then answer the following questions. 1. State the key issue from the comic strip. 2. Does Anita suspend judgment before taking a position, or does she immediately take a position on the issue? 3. Does Anita use logic when looking into the issue, or is her position based on a moral value judgme

The Difference Between the Mean and Median

Several years ago, the average price for homes sold in my neighborhood was $200,000. Now homes are selling for an average of $145,000 (presumably due to the failing economy and people losing their jobs - the unemployment rate is 12.5 because of job loss). How do I calculate the mean price of houses over this time period?