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What are the five criterion for comparison?

1. Free will and determinism
2. Nature-nurture
3. Holism and reductionism
4. Idiographic and nomothetic
5. Scientific methods


Which approach is the most and least scientific?

Most: Cognitive, biological and learning

Least: Humanistic and psychodynamic


Which approaches are idiographic and nomothetic?

Idiographic: Humanistic and psychodynamic

Nomothetic: Biological, learning and cognitive


Which approach is the most and least holistic?

Holistic: Humanistic

Reductionist: Biological


Which approach most and least supports nature and nurture?

Nature: Biological

Nurture: Learning


Which approach most supports free will and determinism?

Free will: Humanistic

Deterministic: Psychodynamic and biological