Key issues

This page contains links to discussions about the key issues facing Psychology today, they will be based around the Key issues that students will have to discuss in their exams but will allow public discussion.

You must be logged into a facebook, twitter or wordpress.com account to comment though guest posting will be allowed (no log in) if there is demand.

For exams students will be required to explain what the issue is, why it is an issue for society, explanations and ways to counter the issues.

Approach/Application
Key issues
Social approach
Football hooliganism.
Cognitive approach
How effective is eyewitness testimony?
Psychodynamic approach
Do dreams have meaning?
Biological approach
Is Autism an extreme male brain condition?
Learning approach
The prevalence of anorexia and size zero models.
Criminological application
Are criminals born or made?
Child application
Day care: Good or bad for child development?
Clinical application
Understanding schizophrenia.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s