MASTER OF ARTS(PSYCHOLOGY)The University of Kashmir
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This course is aimed at familiarizing the student primarily with the history of psychology that includes the comprehensive Schools and systems and specific theories of learning and personality.
SYSTEMS AND THEORIES IN PSYCHOLOGY
Associationism: S-R Association; Ebbinghaus; Pavlov; Thorndike
Structuralism: Antecedents; Titchner’s Contribution; Criticism and Fate of Structuralism .
Functionalism: Antecedents; Contributions of S. Hall, Dewy, Angell; Behaviorism; Early Trends; Watson’s Contribution.
Gestalt Psychology; Antecedents, Concepts of Field and Isomorphism; Empirical Statements; Evaluation and Status. Psychoanalysis: Antecedents; Freud; Adler; Jung; Criticism and Evaluation. Self Theories.
S-R Theories; Hull-Spence School; (Skinner) Guthrie, Miller And Mowrer. Field Theories; Lewin’s Vector Field Theory; Tolman’s Cognitive Field Theory.