What is psychology? Psychology is the (a) study of human and animal behavior (normal and abnormal) and the psychological, social, and biological processes related to that behavior, (b) science of behavior and mental events, (c) study of consciousness.
Psychology has three faces: It is a discipline, a major subject of study in colleges and universities. It is also a science, a method of conducting research and of understanding behavioral data. And psychology is a profession, a calling that requires one to apply special knowledge, abilities, and skills in order to solve human problems.
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