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Explain and evaluate the methodology of the _______________ approach.

Psychodynamic

Case Studies ­ This idiographic method is the main way a psychodynamic psychologist studies
human behaviour. It involves interviewing and observing a subject over a long period of time.
Freud based his personality development theory on several clinical cases eg:…

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Brain scans ­ enables psychologists to measure brain activity ­ focus on the brain and nervous
system assumptions. EEG ­ electrodes, CAT scans ­ xrays, MRI scans ­ magnetic, and PET
scans ­ uses radioactive dye.

Provide clear evidence of certain abnormalities eg: abnormal brain structures and chemical
processes.
PET…

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