Learning Goal: I’m working on a psychology writing question and need an explanat

Learning Goal: I’m working on a psychology writing question and need an explanation and answer to help me learn.The purpose of this paper is to examine a global politics problem and use political psychology theory to suggest solutions to the problem. Write as if you are a Political Psychologist. Take time to choose a global politics problem that matters to you, and consider which political psychology theories can be used to better examine the problem.-Review the chapters on Global Politics: Jervis “(Mis)Perceptions and Deterrence, ( ”I attached this document as a pdf below in the files). Houghton Ch 14,( ”I attached Chapter 14 as a pdf below in the files! It’s Chapter 14: The Psychology of Nationalism, Ethnic Conflict, and Genocide pg 223-246) Pei “American Nationalism, ( I attached this document as a pdf below in the files). Houghton Ch 16, ( I attached Chapter 16 as a pdf below in the files! It’s Chapter 16: The Psychology of Terrorism pg 271-288) Post “The Mind of the Terrorist” ( I attached this document as a pdf below in the files). Make sure to do in-text citations with the page numbers -Explain the problem. What is it? Where is it? How is the problem defined?-Provide the context of the problem. When did it happen? What are explanations for why? – Discuss whether it is situationism or dispositionism. -Choose one or two political psychology theories that can be used to examine this problem. Why do you think these theories are the best to explain the problem? How do the theories work?-How can political psychology help to frame the problem?-What solutions could you come up with to the problem that involve political psychology?- Provide examples of how your theory works, what it can explain, and how it is unique.- A good theory should be simple, have predictive accuracy meaning you are able to predict behavior accurately and is important. -Include relevant information, but limit your scope of information. You have to continually ask yourself: is this a NEED to know piece of information, or just interesting to know.-For research, look in political psychology journals, International Relations journals, newspapers, and current events articles.-Formal information: This paper will be 4 pages long, double spaced in 12pt Times New Roman font with one-inch margins.

This entry was posted in Psychology. Bookmark the permalink.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.