Psychology’s Current Perspectives                                                                                                                                                                                          Name_________________

 Perspectives

Focus or description

Sample Questions/ What influences behavior

Big Names?

Biological

 

 

Biological

Neuroscience/

 

 

 

 

 

Evolutionary

 

 

 

 

 

Behavioral Genetics

 

 

 

 

 

Psychodynamic/

Psychoanalytical/

Freudian

 

 

 

 

Behavioral/

Learning

 

 

 

 

 

 

Cognitive

 

 

 

 

 

Social-cultural

 

 

 

 

 

Humanistic