Perspectives in Psychology are our basic “theories” on how we understand human and animal behavior.

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Perspectives in Psychology are our basic “theories” on how we understand human and animal behavior. In a 3-4 page APA paper choose 3 perspectives of your choice and discuss them in detail.
Please make sure you discuss at least the following :
1) Founder of that theory if applicable. If there is no specific founder, provide major personalities who made contributions to the perspective.
2) Major contributions of that theory to Psychology
3) How they are used today, in 2018-2020
The seven major perspectives you can choose from include : Evolutionary, Sociocultural, Psychodynamic, Humanistic, Cognitive, Behaviorism and Biological. Websites: Here is an approved list of websites that you are allowed to use for research: .edu and .gov may also be used but be aware of student papers
www.apa.org
www.eric.ed.gov
www.plos.org
www.scholar.google.com (remember that it is only the beginning but your sources coming from here will have additional links)
www.omicsonline.org
https://www.odessa.edu/current-students/Learning-Resources-Center-Library/Super-Search/index.html

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