PURPOSIVE PSYCHOLOGY

An approach to psychology that assumes organisms have conscious goals and that those goals motivate and direct their behavior.

PURPOSIVE PSYCHOLOGY: "Purposive psychology operates under the belief in a purpose to people's actions."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "PURPOSIVE PSYCHOLOGY," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 28, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/purposive-psychology/ (accessed November 28, 2020).
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