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DEFINITION Psychology: Is the science of behavior and mental processes.
Conduct Behavior means conduct, manner of acting, the way that people react in the conductible form or respond to any or particular matter of life. Mental Processes is related to cognition and brain activity.
Why Study?/Objetives/Function Mental Functions Neurobiological Attempt to understand the role of mental functions in individual and social behavior. Also exploring the physiological and neurobiological processes that underlie certain functions and behaviors. Ex. thyroidal gland.
Old School Researchers Group photo 1909 in front of Clark University. Front row: Sigmund Freud, G. Stanley Hall, Carl Jung. back row: Abraham A. Brill, Ernest Jones, Sándor Ferenczi.
Qualitative And Quantitative Research Is conducted in accord with the standards of the scientific method. Researchers seek the emergence of theoretically interesting categories / hypotheses from data, using qualitative/ quantitative methods (or both).
Subfields Clinical Biological Industrial Organizational Social Developmental /Age
Conclusion Psychology it’s a very important science that study the human behavior as individual and also as a group. Plays a role in society because involved mental health, biological, scientific data, social, and other concepts who define the individual as physical, social, psyche, spiritual.