Formally define ‘a scientific theory’ and contrast this definition to our everyday use of that term as in “I have a theory.”
WEEK ONE DISCUSSION POST
Choose ONE question to answer.
Answer your chosen question with objective support and excellent references, cited APA style. 2-3 paragraph minimum
Discussion Questions (Select one):
1. Formally define ‘a scientific theory’ and contrast this definition to our everyday use of that term as in “I have a theory.”
2. Why are there several approaches or perspectives to the study of “personality”? (Is a “perspective” an opinion?)
3. Agency is our degree of control and freedom to make choices while adapting to or when changing our environment. What is the relationship between “agency” and “personality”?
4. The phrase “the pursuit of happiness” denotes agentic volition . Realistically speaking, what are some of the challenges of defining “happiness” in universal terms?