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Describe two of the contemporary approaches to psychology. compare how each approach views the cause of behavior.

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Existential Psychology

Existential Psychology is a contemporary approach that was popularized by Dr. Irvin Yalom. Existential psychology is based upon the premise that all psychological inquiries can be reduced to man's struggle with the essential facts of life: the certainty of death, the certainty of loss, and the sense of utter separateness from fellow man. Existential psychology views all human behavior as an attempt to deal with...

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