Discussions: Humanistic Psychology
Discussion Question 1:
Humanistic psychology emphasizes the importance of the individual experience in the understanding of human behavior. Which theorists do you believe were most instrumental in establishing this tenet of the movement? Why?
Discussion Question 2:
It could be argued that to understand both death and afterlife presence, one must first be mindful of physical presence in the world. Briefly contrast a Christian worldview perspective on both mindfulness of physical presence in the world and afterlife presence with the perspective of another worldview on these topics. Which of these resonates most closely with you? Why?
The response should include a reference list. Double-space, using Times New Roman 12 pnt font, one-inch margins, and APA style of writing and citations.
Read Chapters 35 and 42.
Text Book: Theory, Research, and Practice by Humanistic Psychology, 2nd Edition.
Bregman, L. (2006). Spirituality: A glowing and useful term in search of a meaning. Omega, 53(1/2), 5-26.
McAdams, D. P. (2001). The psychology of life stories. Review of General Psychology, 5(2), 100-122.