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What is Stroop Effect Experiment ?

Introduction Of Stroop Effect Experiment  The ‘Stroop Effect’ was named after John Ridley Stroop who discovered this occurrence in the 1930s.  Stroop created three classic experimental research theories, while conducting his experiments with a group of participants. His first theory compared reading a list of Read More …

What is Information Processing Model of Memory?

Memory is the ability of brain to encode, store the information and retrieve the stored information when it is needed. Information Processing Model of Memory The most comprehensive and the most influential memory model. This approach focuses on the way information is handled, or processed, through three different systems of memory. Read More …

Everything about Classical Conditioning

Classical Conditioning is a learning type, a simplest conditioning form. Learning is any relatively Permanent change in behavior brought by Experience or Practice. What have you learn? Recall any painful experience and think what you have learned from that. Can you do that again? you Read More …

What is Learning? Its definitions & basic 3 types- Classical, Operant & Observational Learning

What have you learn till now? (Think). When you start learning? Why learning is important? What is learning ? Definition of Learning  “Learning is any relatively permanent change in behavior brought about by experience or practice.” As per American Psychological Association, Learning is the acquisition Read More …

What is Attention? It’s Definitions, History, Process, Types, etc

May I have your Attention please!!! A large number of stimuli hit upon our sense organs simultaneously, but we do not notice all of them at the same time. Only a selected few of them are noticed. “paying attention” is concentrating—shutting out other activities or Read More …

Indian Psychology -It’s Definition, Nature, History & Scope

“Yoga is nothing but practical psychology“- Sri Aurobindo To understand What is Indian Psychology? we need to know the what is the meaning of Indian? Indian means relating to India or its people, customs, or languages. What is psychology ? The study of human behaviour Read More …

What are the Important Fields / Branches of Psychology?

Scope of psychology is increasing day by day, Therefore new fields of psychology / branches of psychology are emerging. Now a days there are more than 50 fields of psychology / branches of psychology to study human behavior with different angles. There are two broad Read More …

Current Trends in Psychology Career Options

Here we have discussed 17 psychology career options are available for students, some of there are traditional and few are quite recent. Clinical Psychology-    The most basic psychology career option in the field of psychology. This field emphasizes on the diagnosis, causes, and treatment of severe Read More …

Fiedler’s Contingency Leadership Theory

Contingency/ Situational Theories- Sometimes the success of a leader does not depend upon the qualities, traits and behaviour of a leader alone. The context in which a leader exhibits her/his skills, traits and behaviour matters. Theory views leadership in terms of a dynamic interaction between Read More …

History of leadership

A. The Iowa Leadership Studies by Kurt Lewin (University of Iowa,1930) A series of pioneering leadership studies by Ronald Lippitt and Ralph K. White under Lewin Kurt Lewin is recognized as the father of group dynamics Three different styles of leadership— 1.Authoritarian- Very directive and Read More …