Theories

Here you can find out about the most interesting theories in the field of psychology. Approaches such as behaviourism, psychoanalysis, cognitivism, structuralism, or gestalt will help you find out some truly fascinating things about human behaviour.

7 Fascinating Philosophical Theories

You may remember philosophy as one of the most boring subjects you had at school. Yet philosophy is a fundamental part of our everyday lives. Philosophical theories invite us to reflect on who we are and where we are going. They teach…

Jerome Bruner’s 9 Theories for Better Education

Jerome Bruner is one of the authors of a revolution in cognitive psychology following the classic computational paradigms. According to his point of view, psychology had fallen into an overly computational and mechanical paradigm. To counter that, Bruner advocated for a…

The 6 Most Important Theories on Development

Development psychology is the study of humans over all their stages of life. It looks at how cognition develops and how behavior changes over time. It is an interesting discipline that contributes a wealth of knowledge to the field of applied…

Intuitive Theories Versus What Schools Teach

Let’s first explain what intuitive theories are. Before entering school, a child does not have a blank mind. Before they even start to study, a child has already created a series of theories that explain their reality. These are called “intuitive theories”.…