Fandom

Psychology Wiki

Henriques, Gregg (2004)

34,202pages on
this wiki
Add New Page
Talk0 Share

Ad blocker interference detected!


Wikia is a free-to-use site that makes money from advertising. We have a modified experience for viewers using ad blockers

Wikia is not accessible if you’ve made further modifications. Remove the custom ad blocker rule(s) and the page will load as expected.

This paper was published by Gregg Henriques in 2004. The main article describing the theory is at The Tree of Knowledge System. This article is for discussion of the published paper.

Abstract

A new form of knowledge technology is used to diagnose psychology’s epistemological woes and provide a solution to the difficulties. The argument presented is that psychology has traditionally spanned two separate but intimately related problems: (1) the problem of animal behavior, and (2) the problem of human behavior. Accordingly, the solution offered divides the field into two broad, logically consistent domains. The first domain is psychological formalism, which is defined as the science of mind, corresponds to animal behavior, and consists of the basic psychological sciences. The second domain is human psychology, which is defined as the science of human behavior at the individual level and is proposed as a hybrid that exists between psychological formalism and the social sciences.

Discussion

Please discuss this paper on this page's Talk Page. This page has been protected by an administrator so that it cannot be edited. For a fulltext version of the paper (.pdf), please see the link below. There is also a ToK discussion forum

Paper

Also on Fandom

Random Wiki