Arun Kumar

M.Sc.(Psy), UGC( NET), Psy.D, Founder -Beautiful Mind , Delhi

Why do attitudes not change readily?

Q. Attitudes are changeable but they remain largely maintained in the actual practice. Explain why .10 marks Model answer hints: Attitudes or our evaluative tendencies, once formed, remain largely constant because 1) some attitudes are because of personality traits and dynamics/defences. Extraversion, for example,...

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Interpersonal model of personality

This model emphasizes how our characteristics of personality or behaviours are shaped by our relationships. Several theories of personality either explicitly or implicitly acknowledge the role of relationship. The attachment bonds between parents and children determine the sense of security ( Bowlby, Erikson). Emotionally...

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Decision making

Q. Judging things on the basis of how they look, often but not always, lead to correct decisions. Elaborate and explain its reasons citing research evidences in support 15 marks Model answer Hints :We often make judgements about things on the basis of how...

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