Study Questions Chapts. 10
- Angell summarized the differences between Functionalism and
Structuralism in his APA presidential address. What did he say?
- What modification did Woodworth propose to the standard S-R paradigm?
What was his criticism of the paradigm, and how was his modification going
to improve upon it?
- Describe one of Thorndike'ís learning experiments with cats. Include
an explanation of his law of effect.
- Compare Dewey's and Thorndike's views of the role of hereditary in
- What is the doctrine of formal discipline? How did Thorndike and
Woodworth evaluate it? What did they find?
- Name two people who were major influences on Woodworth. What did
he learn from each?
Last revised: 20 January 2009