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Development Theories

How Parenting Styles Affect Children

All parents have their own approach to child rearing, but psychologists have also identified distinctive parenting styles that can have.

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5 Common Leadership Styles and How to Find Yours

Leadership styles can be defined as a person’s governing, directing, and motivating followers. Over the last 50 or so years,.

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Personality Theories

What Are the Big 5 Personality Traits?

While there have been many different theories of personality, many psychologists today believe that personality is made of if five.

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Motivation Theories

Maslow’s Hierarchy of Needs: 5 Levels of the Needs Pyramid

Maslow’s hierarchy of needs is a theory of human motivation. It suggests that behaviors are by a series of increasingly.

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Development Theories

Piaget’s Stages of Cognitive Development

Piaget’s theory of cognitive development suggests that children progress through a series of stages of mental development. The theory outlines.

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Personality Theories

Erikson’s Stages of Development: What You Need to Know

Erikson’s stages of development explain how personality develops and changes throughout the course of the entire lifespan. It is one.

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