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Perspectives in Sociology

What is a Perspective? Concept & Meaning Perspective is general refers to “wisdom” and “angle of approach” to a certain subject matter, problem, object or situation. However, when applied in theoretical terms to understand a certain subject matters it has a more specific meaning. A working set of perspective may also be referred to as “an approach” or “paradigm”. Sociological Perspective: Definition…

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Schools of Thought in Psychology

Basic Schools of Psychology The discipline of Psychology encompasses an extensive body of knowledge and theories validated and tested with time. This leads to the formulation of psychology into an elaborative subject matter comprising of various schools of thought, advancing with age. Structuralism Functionalism Psychoanalysis Behaviorism Humanism Gestalt Environmental psychology Evolutionary psychology Existentialism Cognitivism Biological…

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