WHAT IS PSYCHOLOGY?
- Psychology is the science of the mind and behavior. The word "psychology" comes from the Greek word psyche meaning "breathe, spirit, soul", and the Greek word logia meaning the study of something. It is a science of studying human behavior, about how and why people behave, feel, or think the way they do. Different people have different ways of manifesting behavior and there are different explanations or reasons for a given behavior. For the foregoing reasons, psychology is a social as well as a biological science and is often referred to as a biosocial science. It also involves various sub-areas of study and applications related with different subject like human development, sports education, physical condition, business, media as well as the regulation. It also includes exploration and investigation from the natural sciences, social sciences and humanities.
Published on Jun 19, 2012