Watch the Ted Talk by Jeffery Arnett who claims that there is a new ‘developmental’ stage he calls ‘Emerging Adulthood’.

Watch the Ted Talk by Jeffery Arnett who claims that there is a new ‘developmental’ stage he calls ‘Emerging Adulthood’. Answer the following questions in a reply on this discussion:

1. Do you believe that he is correct in saying that now in Western Developed Countries there is a new developmental stage? Why or why not?

2. Dr. Arnett believes understanding this new stage can help young ’emerging’ adults to react more positively to the changes they are in the middle of. In your life is it helpful to consider this a new stage of life, why or why not? Explain.

Response Paper 4

Psych 100

BF Skinner ‘Technologies of Behavior’

Read the article entitled ‘The Technology of Behavior’ by BF Skinner.

Skinner Tech of Beh-1.pdf

B.F. Skinner is the founder of what is called ‘Behaviorism’ in psychology and is based on the premise that everything we do and think is based on learning and conditioning. We are conditioned by how are responses to certain stimuli are rewarded or punished. In this article Skinner argues that in Psychology we should focus on developing effective technologies for changing behavior which provide the basis for a scientific psychology.

Since technologies are a means to an end the critical question for human beings is what goals we have, what do we value, this will determine  what technologies we develop and for what purpose.

In a 250 word response answer the following questions:

a. What is Skinner’s argument about why we should study and understand psychology as ‘Technology of Human Behavior”?

b. Why is it important to Skinner to consider the issue of values in relation to Behavioral technologies?

c. Why is the expression ‘freedom’ complicated for Skinner?
Order a unique copy of this paper
(550 words)

Approximate price: $22

Basic features
  • Free title page and bibliography
  • Unlimited revisions
  • Plagiarism-free guarantee
  • Money-back guarantee
  • 24/7 support
On-demand options
  • Writer’s samples
  • Part-by-part delivery
  • Overnight delivery
  • Copies of used sources
  • Expert Proofreading
Paper format
  • 275 words per page
  • 12 pt Arial/Times New Roman
  • Double line spacing
  • Any citation style (APA, MLA, Chicago/Turabian, Harvard)

Our guarantees

Delivering a high-quality product at a reasonable price is not enough anymore.
That’s why we have developed 5 beneficial guarantees that will make your experience with our service enjoyable, easy, and safe.

Money-back guarantee

You have to be 100% sure of the quality of your product to give a money-back guarantee. This describes us perfectly. Make sure that this guarantee is totally transparent.

Read more

Zero-plagiarism guarantee

Each paper is composed from scratch, according to your instructions. It is then checked by our plagiarism-detection software. There is no gap where plagiarism could squeeze in.

Read more

Free-revision policy

Thanks to our free revisions, there is no way for you to be unsatisfied. We will work on your paper until you are completely happy with the result.

Read more

Privacy policy

Your email is safe, as we store it according to international data protection rules. Your bank details are secure, as we use only reliable payment systems.

Read more

Fair-cooperation guarantee

By sending us your money, you buy the service we provide. Check out our terms and conditions if you prefer business talks to be laid out in official language.

Read more

Calculate the price of your order

550 words
We'll send you the first draft for approval by September 11, 2018 at 10:52 AM
Total price:
The price is based on these factors:
Academic level
Number of pages
Order your essay today and save 25% with the discount code: THANKYOUPlace Order