Criminal Case – Cannibal & Serial Killer

Background and Criminal Profile Yoo Young-Chul was born on the 18th of April in 1970. He belonged to South Korea. He confessed the killing and then eating of 21 people. His victims were mostly wealthy men in their old ages or prostitutes. One of the cases were dismissed by the Seoul Central District Court because... Continue Reading →

Freewill: An Illusion

Human beings are believed to be greatly aware of themselves, yet most of their decisions are governed by a variety of social, political and religious factors. The norms and traditions of a society also play their role in limiting and restricting the decisions and choices of its inhabitants. We may observe some free will at... Continue Reading →

Consumer Behavior – Applications

Consumer Behavior Consumer behavior is the study of how the consumer of a society thinks, makes reasoning, feels and make decisions and selections from the different types of items available. This helps the marketers to improve their techniques and strategies by understanding their perceptions and demands (Blackwell, 2006). The environment plays a very important role... Continue Reading →

Multiple Intelligence Theory of Gardner

Howard Gardner has put forth seven different types of intelligence. Latest studies on the cognition have played part in the development of these theories. Every individual has different capacities and there are individual differences according to which one learns and remembers items. One is able to have information about the world by using language, analysis,... Continue Reading →

Applications of Behavioral Theories

Theory of Bandura Social Learning Theory Bandura proposed a theory that learning is a process which takes place with the help of cognitions. The social environment and the society plays a major role in the development of an individual. Observations and the instructions from the environment play a major role in behavior learning. Other than... Continue Reading →

Bower’s Network Theory of Psychology

Gordon H. Bower was born in the year 1932 and his main focus was on the study of cognitive psychology. Memory behaviors and their modifications emotion and language comprehension are also the subjects on which he researched with his specialization in cognitive psychology. In the year 2005, National Medal of Science was awarded to him... Continue Reading →

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