Select a famous person in the media or in history and think about a choice the person has made. Write a 350- to 700-word paper profiling this person and explain how each of the three views of motivation (psychoanalytic, humanistic, and diversity) may help understand his or her reasoning and choice. Include a summary of the concepts and terms from Henry Murray’s theory of needs. Follow APA guidelines. Post your completed paper as an attachment.
PSY 230 Week 6 Checkpoint - Motivation Theories Post a 200- to 300-word response to the following: With which of the motivation theories do you agree most? With which of the theories do you agree least? Explain your position.
PSY 230 Week 7 Checkpoint - Personal Constructs Due Date: Day 5 [Individual] forum Explain the concept of personal constructs. What is a personal construct? How are personal constructs related to social perspectives? What is the relationship between personal constructs and behavior? Compose your response in a single, 200- to 300- word post.
PSY 230 Week 8 Assignment - Eriksons Timeline Assignment: Erikson’s Timeline Due Date: Day 7 [Individual] forum Write a 350- to 700-word paper that explains which of Erikson’s eight stages of life you believe you are currently in. Explain why you think you are at that stage, and describe that stage in your paper. What is the central question posed during that stage? How have you consciously or unconsciously sought to answer that question? Provide specific examples. Choose someone you know who you think is at another stage in his or her life. Briefly describe that stage. What is a central question posed during that stage? How has this person consciously or unconsciously sought to answer that question? Provide specific examples. Follow APA guidelines. Post your completed paper as an attachment.
PSY 230 Week 8 Checkpoint - Stages of Ego Development