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Fred McFeely Rogers - Fred McFeely Rogers Fred McFeely Rogers was born on March 20, 1928 in Latrobe, Pennsylvania. He studied at Dartmouth College in Hanover between 1946 and 1948. Mr. Rogers received his BA in Music Composition in 1951, from Rolling College in Winter Park, Florida. After college, Mr. Rogers studied in the Ministry and intended to preach after he was ordained in 1962, but was diverted by television. Mr. Rogers began working for a local Children’s channel series “The Children’s Corner.” While working for this local channel, In 1963, Mr....   [tags: Mister Rogers Mr. Rogers] 378 words
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Carl Rogers Self Theory of Personality Development - The purpose of this assignment is to give us an opportunity to apply the theories that we learnt during the class and imply the learnt personalities onto a “real personality.” Reaching to our consensus, we had chosen Tyra Banks, a television personality, producer, author, actress and former model. She is a living and non-fictional individual, and throughout the assignment, we will use her as an example to elaborate our idea of personality that correlated to her personality and real life events. Biography Tyra Lynne Banks was born in Inglewood, California on December 4, 1973....   [tags: tyra banks, carl rogers, self theory]
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Rogers And Hammerstein's South Pacific - Rogers and Hammerstein's South Pacific Works Cited Not Included      In Rogers and Hammerstein's South Pacific, the main theme is racial prejudices. The two main characters, Emile de Becque and Nellie Forbush are faced with these problems as they attempt a relationship. Two other minor characters, Lt. Joe Cable and Liat, are faced with the same dilemma. Both Nellie and Joe Cable have a hard time coping with their own racial prejudices; Joe loves Liat, yet cannot marry her because she is Tonkinese ; Nellie loves Emile, but cannot marry him because of his former Polynesian wife....   [tags: Rogers Hammerstein South Pacific Essays] 906 words
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Will Rogers - Will Rogers Not many people remember Will Rogers, but in the 1930's he was the most well known man in America -- more popular than Shirley Temple. He was a simple cowpoke who entertained people with his rope tricks and sly political observations. He also wrote a widely-read newspaper column and appeared on the raido every week. I supose he is alot like Bill Cosby is today: beloved for his down-to-earth style of humor. But that "aww, shucks" attitude hid a brilliant mind. Furthermore, Will Rogers was more than just a comedian; he was a man of character....   [tags: essays research papers] 730 words
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The Legacy of George Rogers Clark - George Roger Clark was known as the "Conqueror of the Old Northwest" during the American Revolutionary War. George Clark had became a huge help to capturing British and Indian territory, Northwest of the Thirteen Colonies. Clark was a military leader for the American colonists in the American Revolutionary War, helping the Americans be successful in the Northwest, and was known for conquering most of the Northwest Territory for the thirteen colonies. (“George Rogers Clark” 1) Clark, during the 1770’s, was helping Kentucky defend itself from Native Americans....   [tags: american history, american revolution]
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The Value of Rogers' Theory - As a professional in a helping role, I know the value of Rogers’s Theory as it applies to helping individuals make changes in their lives. Individuals know themselves best, and if they are seeking help, it is very important for the helper to get to know that person. The process of sharing or exchanging information, however, is only successful if the client feels comfortable enough to reveal intimate details about themselves. The helper facilitates that process by being present, attentive, empathetic, genuinely interested, and non-judgmental....   [tags: Psychology, Therapy] 1282 words
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Canadian Company: Rogers Control - ... Because of Rogers’ Radio business, this led them to the market for televisions and television cables. This led the company to grow vastly. In 1986 they changed the company name from Rogers Cable-systems to Rogers Communications. In 1989 Rogers completed a sale of US cable television for 1.581 Billion dollars. In 1995 Rogers added a number of new channel options on under a “negative option-billing plan”. Customers did not enjoy this and were opting out of their cable plans. Rogers was forced to split the “negative option-billing plan” into two different purchasable blocks....   [tags: tv, radio mobile devices, manufacturing] 674 words
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Robert Rogers and the Raid on Saint Francis - Introduction During the French and Indian War (1754-1763), the French used Indian raids to attack British settlements all along the east coast. These efforts were successful in checking British colonial expansion. In response, Britain occupied forts in upstate New York with hopes that their conventional forces would inhibit Indian raids. These forts failed because they only controlled the area within musket range of their walls. The British turned to Robert Rogers and his rangers. The colonial rangers were inured to the deprivations of wilderness fighting....   [tags: attack, expansion, forts, war] 1749 words
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Freud vs. Rogers on Human Nature - Famous psychological theorists Sigmund Freud and Carl Rogers were both the greatest researchers in our modern time. They both made a lot of advancement in psychological fields, clinical evidence and expertise. They both developed a theory of 'hidden' personality’, in which the psychologists theorized that people have a ‘hidden' personality within them, one which they are not aware of. This concept indicated that the human nature and the role play in rationale behind the human motivation. Sigmund Freud and Carl Rogers do have same common in their theories....   [tags: Hidden Personality, Humanism] 813 words
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Sociological Imagination Project: Evelyn Rogers - The concept of a sociological imagination is to be able to look at something from another perspective in order to look at our own lives in a new way. In order to have a sociological imagination, one must look away from their situation and look at an alternative point of view. It is the concept of being able to see things socially and how they interact and influence one another as well as seeing the general pattern in the particular, in this case, based on time period. I was able to apply the sociological imagination through accounts of what life was like for Evelyn Rogers in the 50’s and forward....   [tags: a comfortable, priviledged life] 989 words
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A Way of Being by Carl Rogers - A Way of Being by Carl Rogers In the book by Carl Rogers, A Way of Being, Rogers describes his life in the way he sees it as an older gentleman in his seventies. In the book Rogers discusses the changes he sees that he has made throughout the duration of his life. The book written by Rogers, as he describes it is not a set down written book in the likes of an autobiography, but is rather a series of papers which he has written and has linked together. Rogers breaks his book into four parts. In Part I, of A Way of Being, Rogers discussed his own personal experiences and perspectives, on life to include relationships, philosophies, and what it means to look back at the way things were and what...   [tags: Book Report] 924 words
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Actor, Will Rogers, Succeeded in Silent Films and Talkies - ... He was placed in the Guinness Book of World Records for throwing three lassos at a time. One lasso would fly under the horse, looping all four legs together, whilst one went around the horses neck, and the last one circling the rider.(Official Site of Will Rogers. Web) He attended several schools, including Kemper Military School in Boonville, Missouri until he dropped out in the tenth grade to become a cowboy. (“Official Site” web) Rogers traveled in South Africa with “Texas Jack’s Wild West Show” playing “The Cherokee Kid” doing roping tricks, in 1902 and 1903....   [tags: ranch, politics, follies]
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Rogers' Diffusion and Adoption Research - Rogers' Diffusion and Adoption Research Why do technology initiatives fail despite their promises and boundless possibilities. From integrating technology in education to introducing technological innovation in agriculture, users acceptance presents a complex set of challenges to innovation diffusion. According to Everett Rogers, one reason why there is so much interest in the diffusion of innovations is because "getting a new idea adopted, even when it has obvious advantages, is very difficult" (Rogers, 1995, p....   [tags: Research Papers Technology Essays]
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Description in Detail of the Humanistic Theories by Rogers and Maslow - 1. Introduction Humanistic approach focuses on human existence, where people have unique qualities that include creativity, freewill or freedom, potential and personal growth. People like Carl Rogers who have brought about person-centred theory and Abraham Maslow who has developed a hierarchy of needs, where he emphasized on self-actualization. There is an evaluation on both Rogers and Maslow theories, on how they are based on their own assumptions and views, and I apply Maslow’s theory of self-actualization into my own personal life....   [tags: person-centered theory, self-actualization] 1507 words
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Carl Rogers: One of the Founding Fathers of Humanism - As one of the founding fathers of humanism, Carl Rogers was very interested in an approach to psychology that had to do with the thoughts and feelings of clients (notice that the word patient is sparsely used). His feelings on resourceful therapy were always centered around the client and how they wanted the therapy to affect their life. In humanistic psychology, the main focus is allowing the client to decide how the therapy would direct them on their own life. Carl Rogers, as with many other humanistic psychologists, believe in keeping the values and morals of the clients in tact....   [tags: Biography] 2178 words
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Rogers' Chocolates Holds a High Place in Customers' Hearts - ... This becomes and issue when you still want to keep your wholesalers’ content with most of the product is being allocated to them. The issue at hand is both the ineffective planning and the level of resources available to this high-end chocolate company. Not only do they not have the ability to meet demand due to funds and labor, but also they lack the resources to be able to expand their brand through different strategies. At the end, the problem for Rogers’ Chocolates becomes a question of if they lose age-old tradition and gain resources rapidly to expand their reach; or value who they are, and find alternative options to grow....   [tags: analysis, sales, inefficiency] 1054 words
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Rogers Communication Inc. Social Media Audit - Rogers Communications Inc. is one of the largest communication and media companies in Canada. Rogers group of companies included Wireless, Cable, Business Solutions and Media. They are the country’s only national carrier of the world’s standard GSM/HSPA+LTE technology as Canada’s largest wireless voice and data telecommunications service provider. They are also one of the leading cable service, television and Internet providers. Rogers Business Solutions provides solutions for small, medium and large enterprises, career customers and the government....   [tags: business analysis]
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Rogers’ Adoption Theory in Automotive Sales the Pharmaceutical Industry - Introduction The Purpose of the study The purpose of this study is to determine whether the use of sales force automation technology in the pharmaceutical industry and the automotive sales industry is based on Rogers’ Adoption Theory. Also, the purpose of this study is to explore whether the use of this technology by innovators is due to perceived usefulness and ease of use, or whether something else is responsible for motivating salespeople to use this technology. Questions that can be explored as part of this process include the following: • Who are these salespeople....   [tags: technology, designes, procedures] 538 words
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Carl Rogers' Theory of Person Centered Therapy - The theories of Carl Rogers brought about much change to the world of psychology. He was the first to publish complete therapy sessions for later review and study. Changing the term “patient” to that of “client” since talk therapy is non-medical for his approach calling it Person Centered Therapy is often now the preferred term (Kirschenbaum & Jourdan, 2005). The main objective of “Person-Centered Therapy” would be that of helping the client in assuming responsibility and putting it into the client’s hands by way of “shifting their standards” back to client instead of others (Thompson, 2003)....   [tags: acceptance, empathy, christian]
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Carl Rogers - Eventually I am going to briefly explain the important parts of these chapters because I need to take up some room and I am not quite sure about what to write. So here is a little description of what, like it or not, this paper is going to contain. I’ll start of with my thoughts and feelings about the structure and uniqueness of The Clinical Treatment of the Problem Child, then get into the actual body of the book and talk about what I thought was interesting and what I think is still used today....   [tags: essays research papers fc] 1729 words
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George Rogers Clark - George Rogers Clark Who was George Rogers Clark. This is probably a question most people in America couldn't answer. The reason is very simple, George Rogers Clark was a hero in an age of heroism. He simply could not compare with the legends of George Washington, Thomas Jefferson and other Revolutionary War heroes. Clark nevertheless is very important, especially to the people of Kentucky, Illinois, and Indiana who became apart of the United States of America because of his great leadership and bravery in military campaigns at Kaskaskia, Illinois and Vincennes, Indiana during the Revolutionary War....   [tags: American History Revolutionary War Essays] 2745 words
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Mister Rogers' Positive Influence on Children - Mister Rogers' Positive Influence on Children It's a beautiful day in this neighborhood, A beautiful day for a neighbor Would you be mine. Could you be mine. I’ve always wanted to have a neighbor just like you. I’ve always wanted to live in a neighborhood with you. The comforting words of this familiar childhood jingle bring memories flooding back and invite us to join the loving and patient man who once taught us that everyone is special and unique. Over several decades, strong morals and values have filled each 30-minute segment of the popular children’s television show....   [tags: Television Emotions Papers]
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Carl Rogers and Client-Centered Therapy - Carl Rogers was a psychotherapist who, in the early part of the twentieth Century, developed the concept of client-centered psychotherapy. He was a great proponent of the scientific method and was one of the first to incorporate it into psychotherapy. His person-centered approach to psychotherapy entailed an unconditional acceptance between client and counselor. And with all this said I still find it phenomenal yet suspicious that a therapist can listen to an individual without interjections and still assists in improving the individual by making them a person....   [tags: Psychology] 299 words
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Carl Rogers and George Kelly's Views on Nature and Development - Carl Rogers and George Kelly's Views on Nature and Development Many consider the science of psychology an attempt to create a comprehensive theory of personality and therefore be able to explain why people are alike in some ways and different in others (Jourard, 1974). In so doing, varying schools of thought have evolved. Carl Rogers and George Kelly have been deemed by peers as having similar overall views regarding personality, but practicing different methods (Pervin, 1989).Their approaches to personality can be defined as humanistic, which describes the view of accepting the 'human qua...   [tags: Papers] 2566 words
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Analysing Two Humanistic Theories: Person Centered and Self Actualisation - ... Childhood can promote congruence or incongruence between once self-concept and reality (Wieten, 2014). In childhood individuals need love and acceptance from others. Parents make their love conditional or unconditional. Unconditional affection, children do not necessarily need to change unworthy experiences because they know they are worthy of love or affection. For example children with high confidence, brave children who would present their speech in front of millions of people. Conditional affection promote congruence, children do not distort their experience to feel worthy because they believe that they are worthy....   [tags: Carl Rogers, Abraham Maslow, ]
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The Otherness: Genuiness, Accpetance, and Understanding - Having a relational understanding of persons focused on a theological basis, involves having a solid base and understanding of how intricately related we all are to the trune, and that we were created in imago dei – the Image of God. To truly understand a person, we need to be connected to them on both a divine and a human level. Appreciating all of the commonalities and also the persons 'otherness'. Part of developing and ensuring this true connection involves developing a genuine I – Thou relationship with them, rather than an I – It relationship....   [tags: Carl Rogers, self-actualization] 1028 words
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Person-Centered Therapy and Cognitive Behavioral Therapy - In the 1940s Carl Rogers was well on his way to revolutionizing the state of traditional, directive psychotherapy and pioneering what would soon become the person-centered approach. Although Rogers strayed from the psychological mainstream’s view that therapists drive their clients recovery through such mediums as advice, direction, teaching and interpretation he still believed that the therapist’s role was crucial, and it was their attributes that paved the way to increased awareness and self-directed change....   [tags: Psychology, Carl Rogers] 2572 words
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personality theory:victor frankl vs carl rogers - PERSONALITY THEORY – CARL ROGERS AND VICTOR FRANKL Why is it that man lives up to a certain point not knowing what the meaning of life is. Not knowing what path to follow, not knowing if the energy and courage to discover the truths of ones own existence in this world exist. Some persons will drive past a street child on Cape Town roads and look sideways in horror, quickly lock a car door with an “unapparent” elbow; warm, safe, and comfortable in the interior of a brand new sports model car. Others will look away and ignore the feelings of pity, or even perhaps swear or curse this annoyance....   [tags: essays research papers fc]
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Diffusion of Innovation Theory - Why do some innovations get adopted while others fail. The diffusion theory offers up one explanation for this phenomenon. The theory can be applied to a multitude of different products or ideas. This theoretical approach is fascinating do to the breadth of different fields that it can be applied to and to the depth that it can go into the field to formulate a. It allows for people to formulate a better understanding of the spread of new innovations. Diffusion theory can give a comprehensive picture as to how ideas spread in this social media age....   [tags: Sociology, Everett M. Rogers] 2178 words
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Trauma Therapy from a Different Perspective - Carl Rogers developed the person-centered theory of personality which states that all people strive to realize their full potential. People’s desire to fulfill their full potential according to Rogers, is the primary motive of humans. Based on this theory Rogers also developed a new method of therapy that was nondirective and focused on the client as a person and their own ability to work through their psychological barriers in a conducive and supportive environment. This method is called client-centered therapy (CCT)....   [tags: person-centered theory, carl rogers]
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Shannon Richardson: Findings Before and After Her Arrest for Mailing Ricin Laced Letters - Born on August 31, 1977 Shannon Rogers, now Shannon Guess Richardson, 35 years old, is an Irish American was raised by her father Terry Rogers after being abandoned by her mother at the age of two. Her Father worked at General Motors in Doraville Georgia. Shannon has been married three times and has six children. The most recent child was born on July 4, 2013, while Shannon was in custody, for the sending of the three ricin laced letters. Five of the children are from previous relationships and their names are Branden, Allen, Taylor, Ethan and Logan....   [tags: terry rogers, castor beans, toxins]
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all I Know Is What I Read In The Papers - Will Rogers - "All I Know Is What I Read In The Papers" - Will Rogers There have been many criteria over the past few centuries that measured one's political clout and influence: divine right, property, money, and acquaintances. In the twentieth century, particularly the past two decades, the political power to influence others resides in information: the more information you have and the more you know how to use it, the more potential influence you have. People rely on the media for their information, as it is the most easily accessible, efficient, and passive way of acquiring knowledge....   [tags: essays research papers] 1812 words
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Client Centered Therapy - It is inevitable that in psychotherapy there are numerous theories. Theories arise out of scholarly investigations of ideas on human behavior. Human behavior is an extraordinarily interesting subject and therefore produces a plethora of ideas from a variety of theorists. These theorists are influenced by their education, culture, and time period. One influential theorist is Carl Rogers. His contributions to human behavior have changed many of the theories that preceded him, and his theory contributed to many theories that followed....   [tags: Carl Rogers, Person Centered Therapy] 1391 words
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The Lifelong Struggles of Rogers, Penn, Voltaire, Locke and Jefferson - In the 1600's, the Catholic Church had become a powerful monopoly with wealth and land comparable to the most powerful European Nations. Power and wealth bred corruption and the government sanctioned the corruption for a cut of the profits. This marriage of Church and State was arranged to stop sedition therefore eliminating all threats to the religious monopoly. One religion under one nation would be indivisible. Religion dominated the lives of the people therefore the Church attempted to control how people thought....   [tags: Papers] 1953 words
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What Is Essential in the Helping Relationship? - Counseling skills has provided me with a valuable insight into the helping relationship and how it is both created and maintained in order to encourage growth and development in the client. The factors involved within the helping relationship include considering Roger’s core conditions, congruence, unconditional positive regard and empathy as the three main characteristics necessary in a helping relationship. In order to fully incorporate all three of Roger’s core conditions, I as the counselor must be self-aware, as a lack of self-awareness may inhibit truly listening and understanding the client; self-awareness can be enhanced through exercises such as Johari’s window....   [tags: counseling, Carl Rogers, ethics, empathy, skills]
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Humanistic Perspective on Personality - The humanistic perspective on personality deals exclusively with human behavior. Humanistic psychologists believe that human nature includes a natural drive towards personal growth, that humans have the freedom to choose what they do regardless of environmental factors, and humans are mostly conscious beings and are not controlled by unconscious needs and conflicts. They also believe that a person's subjective view of the world is more important than objective reality. Two of the humanistic theorists that have made an impact of humanism are Carl Rogers and Abraham Maslow....   [tags: Psychology Carl Rogers Abraham Maslow] 729 words
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Roger’s Theory as compared to that of Ellis’ Theory - Anderson (n.d) states, “Carl Rogers, a pioneering psychotherapist and the most influential psychologist in American history was one of the most prominent people of his time.” Rogers’ ideas and practices brought about a change in the school of humanistic psychology. What he learned in philosophy and philosophy of education influenced his personal life experiences which led him to a revolutionary of theory of therapy (Corsini, 2011 p. 148). According to an electrical resource, Client –centered therapy is a form of talk psychotherapy developed by psychologist Carl Rogers in 1940s and 1950s (“PCT”, n.d.)....   [tags: Psychology, Therapy] 957 words
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Communication Technologies in Canada - Communication Technologies in Canada Canada is also very unique in the global economy in light of their communication technologies. Canada is a unique country because it allows two main companies control its communication industry. The two big players in the game are Rogers, who control eastern Canada, and Shaw, who control western Canada. Rogers Communication started with a vision that "radio is an electric pipeline" by Edward S. Rogers, Sr. In 1925 Mr. Rogers, Sr. invented the world's first alternating "current (AC) radio tube."1 The radio tube was a huge break through in communication technology and in radio reception, and as a result of the invention; radios became common medium of com...   [tags: Exploratory Essays Research Papers] 1423 words
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Nursing Theories - Nurse Theories A nursing theory is a innovative product of nurses who seek thoughtfully to explain the aspects of nursing in ways that could be studied, assessed, and used by other nurses (Sitzman & Eichelberger, 2010). Nursing theorists are people who are, or have been, nurses who have reflected about how one might describe the phenomenon of nursing (Sitzman & Eichelberger, 2010). Each theorist has then tried in their own way to document their thoughts and observations based on professional and personal experiences (Sitzman & Eichelberger, 2010)....   [tags: Comparative, Unitary Man, Unitary Human Being] 2030 words
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The Self-Actualising Tendency - Introduction This essay will consider the terms ‘the self-actualising tendency’ and ‘the fully functioning person,’ and how they tie in with Roger’s six necessary and sufficient conditions for constructive personality change (Rogers, 1957). The essay will incorporate theoretical published evidence to support my understanding of the essay question. A summation will be given at the end to conclude the essay. 1. Two persons are in psychological contact. The Relationship: “I am hypothesising that significant positive personality change does not occur except in a relationship.” (Rogers, 1990: 221) Rogers believed that great importance should be placed on the need for a minimal psychological...   [tags: psychology, freud]
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The Avengers Directed by Joss Whedon - Our society tells us that we have two spectrums of gender. A person can either be feminine or masculine. Masculinity says the man has to be strong, lead, a provider, and a protector. Truthfully, there is not any man that has all those traits. Looking at Bruce Banner from The Avengers and Steve Rogers from Captain America: The First Avenger, masculinity is not lacking. Only factor that is missing is the psychological trait from Banner since he has not yet accepted who he really is yet. This continues to hinder him from being a true protector....   [tags: gender roles, movie hulk,masculinity]
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Nursing Theories - As nurses enter into the practice of nursing, they recognize the importance of using their education to guide their actions within the clinical setting. “Theories are pattern that guide the thinking about, being and doing, of nursing” (Parker, 2006, p.8). Comparing theories allows the core structure of the theories to be brought to light, as well as display the merits of using a particular theory while practicing nursing. The theories of Martha Rogers and Betty Neuman were developed at roughly the same point in time, which means that different theories can arise out of the same general world situation....   [tags: Nursing Essays] 1206 words
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Psychoanalysis vs. Person-Centered Therapy - Person-Centered Therapy is an optimistic theory that is categorized in the humanistic approaches to therapy. PC therapy believes that human beings are intrinsically good, and are motivated to be the best that they can be (Carver & Scheier, 2008, p. 346). The theory embodies respect for individuals and values of tolerance and understanding (Brodley, 2007, p. 140). As the name implies the client is responsible for his or her own growth and improvement (Carver & Scheier, 2008, p.344). Rogers' stated that the main assumption of his approach is that “individuals have within themselves vast resources for self-understanding and for altering their self-concepts, basic attitudes, and self- directed...   [tags: Psychology, Worth, Positive Regard] 1708 words
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Assessment and care of a Pediatric Client with Constipation - Assessment and Care of a Pediatric Client with Constipation Hinds Community College, Nursing Allied Health Center Assessment and Care of a Pediatric Client with Constipation Constipation is a subject that many people might feel uncomfortable speaking about, but this abnormality could have undesirable side effects. Brunner and Suddarth defines constipation as, “an abnormal infrequency or irregularity of defecation, abnormal hardening of stools that make their passage difficult and sometimes painful, a decrease in stool volume, or retention of stool in the rectum for a prolonged period often with a sense of incomplete evacuation after defecation” (Smeltzer, Bare, Hinkle, & Cheever,...   [tags: Nursing, Health, Treatments]
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Motivation by Internal Staff Events - Motivation is the way to let a person to be moved to do something (Ryan & Deci, 2000, p54). Nowadays, most companies all around the world start to reduce their budget for motivating their staff (Quarterly, 2009, p2). However, some other companies try to use other ways to motivate their staff in order to develop their talent and make profits (Quarterly, 2009, p2). It is interesting that why different companies and organizations try to use two totally opposite way to manage their financial problems....   [tags: finances, management, incentives, profit]
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Key Features of the Person Centred Approach - Carl Rogers was an American psychologist who became unhappy with the results of psychoanalyst and behavioural schools and later went on to develop the person centred approach in the 1940’s to 1950’s. Carl believed in Abraham Maslow's theory although he said that all Individuals are unique and given the right environment we all have an innate ability to reach our full potential. (Actualizing tendency). Carl Rogers believed that the organismic self is what we are born with, how we really are as a person and what we want to do in life, In Rogers theory he split it up into three areas, Self-image (The way we and others see ourselves), Self-esteem (How much we value ourselves) and the ideal self...   [tags: psychoanalysis and behavioral analysis] 531 words
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American History in the book White Devil - Brumwell, Stephen. White Devil: A True Story of War, Savagery, and Vengeance in Colonial America. Da Capo Press Inc. March, 2005. The book opens "Nous sommes tours Sauvages," which translates to "We are all Savages." It's a fitting way to begin a book chronicling the story of Major Robert Rogers and his rangers journey, Native American slaughter, and return home. In White Devil: A True Story of War, Savagery, and Vengeance in Colonial America, author Stephen Brumwell depicts a well researched, unbiased image of: war, hardship, courage, savagery, vengeance, and survival....   [tags: Stephen Brumwell] 1239 words
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The Difference of Humanistic Theories of Motivation from Other Theories - The Difference of Humanistic Theories of Motivation from Other Theories What differentiates humanistic theories of motivation (e.g. Maslow, Rogers) from other theories (e.g. Hull, Instinct). Many researchers in the humanistic approach to psychology have noted the persistent motive within individuals to become competent in dealing with the environment. Successful completion of a task, however, often seems to cause the task to lose some of its value, and new, more difficult challenges are undertaken....   [tags: Papers] 461 words
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Applying Adult Learning Theory - Introduction The purpose of education is complicated and many educators formulate their own principles of education. The ideas of education for many years has stressed that the purpose of education is to develop individuals to become productive, good citizens, and function effectively in a democratic society. Campbell (2008) notes that the purpose of public education is to graduate good citizens who have the necessary skills demanded in the marketplace and to enjoy contemporary society....   [tags: Character Analysis]
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Should Political Polls Influence Political Decision-making? - “In no country is public opinion so powerful as in the United States” stated British journalist James Brice in 1900 (Erikson, 3). He was very perceptive as the use of polls of the public was increasing. Politicians traditionally have the goal of re-election. Because of this, many politicians are swayed by the results of polls of the public. The question is, of course, are the political polls correct and how much they should effect and influence political decision-making. This has been something that politicians have had to ask themselves for many years, and in the end there is four main lines of thought on political polls....   [tags: public opinion]
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