child development and pedagogy notes in english pdf free download
|child development and pedagogy notes in english pdf free download|
Question-1 What is behavioral science?
Answer - Science that deals with human behavior, or studies human behavior, is a science of behavior. In the present times, we consider "psychology" to be the science of behavior.
(1) Under the science of behavior or behavioral science, emphasis is given on the study and analysis of the behavior of humans and animals.
(2) Under the science of behavior - psychology, psychology and cognitive science etc. come.
(3) "Science of behavior" under child development and pedagogy means to understand the behavior of the child.
Various psychologists have given a definition on the science of behavior. Some of which are as follows.
According to Watson - "Psychology - is the science of behavior"
According to McDougal - "Psychology - is the science of behavior and behavior".
According to Skinner - Psychology is the science of behavior and experience.
According to Gorisson - Psychology is directly related to human behavior.
Question - 2 - Psychology is the science of behavior? Clarify
Answer: Psychology includes 3 (three) major verbs of "study of behavior".
(i) Changes in behavior.
(ii) Understanding behavior well.
(iii) Seeing behavior - "predicting" it.