3.13 Importance of Contextual Variables

To influence or change a psychological event, we must know how things in the environment or context affect the event. We can’t directly change someone else’s psychological events. We can only directly change someone else’s environment. Why? Because we exist in their environment!

Functional Contextualism

Analytic GoalMethod
Prediction and influence of psychological eventsFocus on manipulable variables in the context of psychological events
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