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2) I think its ethical to force youngsters to reenact their crimes as it helps in making them better people and may avoid them from commiting any new crimes. By resorting to the positive punishment , The teenagers will figure out that what they had done is wrong and they should not do it another time. They feel uncomfortable during the reenactment and as a result they will avoid comitting any crime because they will feel the same way and suffer from fear of doing the process again. As a result , Reenactment is the undesirable action and and its used to stop them from commiting crimes. The teenagers have experienced operant conditioning and as a result they link making a crime with reenactment which they donít like or want to do.
3) I donít think that this treatment would be useful if applied to adult violent offenders. This treatment is useful with teenagers because their minds arenít fixed and able to be changed like the teenagers. Teenagers may reach a point where they can be scared and they lack much experience in life unlike the adults who are afraid less due to their experiences in life. In reference to psychology the adults reached a point called STIMULUS DICRIMINATION in which they respond to certain stimuli but not to others. Negative punishement can be applied to postpone a certain undesirable reaction which is ( committing crimes ) in this case.
EthologyEthology The biological study of animal behavior is called Ethology. All behavior is a reaction to a stimulus. John B. Watson influenced animal behavior in the twentieth century. He published a book in 1924 called Behaviorism. Jakob von Uexkull and O. Heinroth started a school that taught about animal behavior. There are two categories of animal behavior: genetically determined or environmentally determined. Animal behavior is the different ways that animals do different things, such as hunt
Introduction to Psychology Focus GuidesIntroduction to Psychology Focus Guides Intro and What is Psychology Ė pgs. 5-7 History of Psychology Ė pgs. 8-25 It is more important for you to know what each domainís purpose was rather than memorizing all of the people associated with each domain/perspective. Yes, it is good to be familiar with some of the names for each perspective, but focus more on what the researchers studied within each perspective. What questions were they trying to answer? How were they trying to answer those question
Princess Catherine Ann B. Gaviola Princess Catherine Ann B. Gaviola MAEd- Social Studies LEARNING THEORIES As a teacher we have to equipped ourselves with learning theories in order to be efficient and also we have to anchor ourselves with a firm, adequate and effective theories so that we can be a caliber teacher of the 20th century. Personally I choose these three educational theories that I believe that can help me attain my goal and they are Behaviorism, Cognitivism , Connectivism. Behaviorism a learning theory that only fo
Rational emotive behavior therapy (REBT) is the vi Rational emotive behavior therapy (REBT) is the vision of Dr. Albert Ellis. Dr. Ellis, 1913 - 2007, received his masters and doctorate from Columbia University in psychology . Dr. Ellis is no stranger to mental illness nor the effects that mental illness on the family unit. Dr. Ellis's described his mother as self-absorbed with bi-polar disorder and his father as emotionless and distant . Dr. Ellis parent's inattention positioned him in the role of primary caregiver for his younger brother