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Question about evolution theory and human species

I am just learning indepth information about evolution and need guidance on how to think about the evolutionary theory of the development of the human species. According to the theory of evolution, what are four characteristics that enabled mature humans to become the dominant species? If most mutations are â??deleterious

Classical Conditioning Article overview

Classical Conditioning in the News Using a current article that illustrates concepts associated with classical conditioning (i.e. a current situation with conditioned response or conditioned suppression).. Provide a summary of the articleâ??s main points and any insights or comments you would like to make relative to

Concept of learning instinct or experience

Can individuals function successfully when they forget what they learn? Is so, how? If not, why not? Is learning the result of instinct or experience? Provide two examples to support your viewpoint Can learning be defined as survival of the fittest? Why or why not? Provide specific examples in your response.

Nature and Nurture

In learning and cognition, one of the major areas of discussion is the impact of nature and nurture. What is the concept of nature versus nurture? Why is it important in the study of learning and cognition? What is your personal philosophy of nature versus nurture, i.e. in what direction do you lien or to which construct


What is confidentiality? Why is confidentiality an important aspect of the therapeutic relationship? How is confidentiality related to the APA Ethics Code?

Ethical Decision Making

Ethical Decision Making Article Review Please provide assistance with this. Locate a current article that concerns the concept of ethical decision-making. Read the article and provide a short summary of its main points as a response. Please provide reference information for your article.


How might you apply approaches of multiculturalism and/or diversity to increase understanding and sensitivity toward culturally diverse individuals? Explain in at least 200 words.


How do various minority groups differ in terms of their views of mental illness and psychotherapy? Explain in at least 200 words.

Drawbacks Case Study Method

What are the advantages and drawbacks of using the case study method? Do you think that the advantages to using this method are greater than the drawbacks? Why or why not?

Threats to Internal Validity

What is internal validity? Why is internal validity important? What can a researcher do to establish internal validity within a research study?

Cultural Bias

3. How can cultural bias affect the interpretations of various intelligence instruments?

Motivational Theory Concept.

Prepare an essay focusing on a selected motivational theory/concept related to our course. The first part of this essay should focus on describing, explaining, and analyzing your theory/concept. The second part of your essay should focus on applying this theory to your workplace (using very specific examples) and then critiqui

Men's and women's patterns of work

What are men's and women's patterns of work? How do these patterns relate to on-the-job achievement and income? What are the potential conflicts among work and family roles and how do they differ for men and women?

Educational opportunities

As I am sure that you already know, there are many different types of educational opportunities available for children. These opportunities include charter schools, private schools, public schools, and home schooling. Do you think that one type of opportunity is better than the other? If so, which one and why? If not, why?

Intelligence vs. Wisdom

Examples of the difference between intelligence and wisdom are generally easy to find in the news. Find an example of an intelligent person who acted unwisely and had to pay the consequences such as fines or jail time. You can choose a business person, celebrity, government official, or anyone who has acted unwisely and otherwis

Psychoactive Affect of Drugs on the Brain

Psychopharmacology is the study of drugs and how they affect behaviour. If you break down the word, it tells you exactly what it means.... "psycho-?like psychology, or the study of behaviour, "pharm?is how the drug works in the body and brain, and ?ology?means to study. So pharmacology is the study of drugs, and psychopharmacolo

Skills Assessments are scrutinized.

Throughout your textbook, you will find an assortment of interesting "tests" that sample a broad range of skills, abilities, and traits. Although these exercises allow a glimpse at aspects of personality, the results must be interpreted with caution. For this assignment, complete the self-assessment, "Will You Be a Hit or a M

Ways to explain human behavior are uncovered.

What are some of the ways that psychologists attempt to explain human behavior? One of the major debates within the field of Psychology is the degree to which nature versus nurture shape human behaviors and traits. What comprises our nature? How would you define nurture? How would you describe the interaction between genetic pot

Psychopharmacology's facets are included

What is psychopharmacology? What are some positive aspects related to psychopharmacology? What are some drawbacks? What are some current issues related to psychopharmacology?

Biological Psychology Historical Development

I need help getting getting started with analyzing biological psychology. I need to make sure I cover these major points below. a. Biological psychology and examine its historical development. b. Identify the important theorists associated with associated with biological psychology. c. Describe the relationship between

Measure dopamine

Briefly explain how PET employs radioactivity to measure dopamine receptor levels in the striatum.