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UNIT 8: MOTIVATION/EMOTION/ STRESS - james lange theory


UNIT 8: MOTIVATION/EMOTION/ STRESS-james lange theory

What motivates
human behavior?
What is the stress
response and how
does it impact us? What are the psychological
theories on emotions?
UNIT 8: MOTIVATION/EMOTION/
STRESS
Motivation Defined
Basic Theories & Concepts
-Instinct
-Drive Reduction & Incentives
Is there a difference between -Arousal
motivation and inspiration?
-Yerkes-Dodson
-Maslow & Humanism
Maslow's Theory
Lost Scenario
? Steps to ensure:
? Survival
? Future
? Reflect
Illustrate Maslow's Theory
? Draw a large diagram (on computer paper) with brief characterization (1 each)
for each level of the hierarchy
? Draw and color an illustration for each need that represents either that need not
being met or being met

What is the James-Lange theory of emotion? This theory proposes that emotions happen as a result of these, rather than being the. cause of them. Proposed by 19th century scholars Wiliam James and Carl Lange, the James-Lange Theory. of Emotion presents a sequence explaining the cause-and-effect relationship between. emotions and physiological events.