Module 1 – Case
OVERVIEW OF PSYCHOLOGY: BIOLOGICAL BASES OF BEHAVIOR
There are many important and influential figures in the field of Psychology, including the following:
Albert Adler Alfred Binet
B.F. Skinner Carl Jung
Sigmund Freud Hans Seyle
Albert Bandura Solomon Asch
Jean Piaget Erich Fromm
Carl Rogers William James
Erik Erikson John Watson
These psychologists were very influential, and instrumental in the development of Behavioral, Cognitive, Developmental, Humanist, Personality, Social, and Learning Psychology, to name a few.
For this case study, you are to Identify 10 of these important figures in psychology (8 of these must be from the first column, and 2 from the 2nd column) and describe their most significant contributions (time period, impact on field) and describe their main perspective within psychology.
This assignment should be 4-6 pages long, and have at least 2-3 paragraphs for each psychologist. Your paper should be double spaced, include a title page, and a reference page as well.