CSS Psychology 2014


Q.2. Differentiate between maturation and development. Identify several factors that can be harmful to the developing foetus. (10+10=20)

Q.3. Discuss different viewpoints regarding abnormality. (20)

Q.4. Describe Jean’s Piaget’s four stages of development; and discuss the process of organization, adaptation, assimilation and accommodation. (20)

Q.5. List and briefly describe different techniques of behavior therapy. (20)

Q.6. Show your familiarity with psychosomatic disorders. (20)

Q.7. Discuss several different approaches to defining intelligence. (20)

Q.8. Write short notes on any FOUR of the following: - (5 x 4 = 20)

(i) Job satisfaction

(ii) Drug addiction

(iii) Mental retardation

(iv) Psychosis

(v) Personality assessment

(vi) Work incentives

(vii) Group therapies

(viii) Character disorder