Chapter 10 Assignment
Instructions: By now you have read Chapter 10: Emotion and Motivation. Your job for this assignment is to answer the following personal adjustment/critical thinking questions that pertain to topics in chapter 10. Each answer needs to be a minimum of one paragraph (5 sentences) to received full credit.
- Can you think of recent examples of how Maslow’s hierarchy of needs might have affected your behavior in some way?
- Critical Thinking:As indicated in this section, Caucasian women from industrialized, Western cultures tend to be at the highest risk for eating disorders like anorexia and bulimia nervosa. Why might this be?
- Critical Thinking:Imagine you find a venomous snake crawling up your leg just after taking a drug that prevented sympathetic nervous system activation. What would the James-Lange theory predict about your experience?