Where the theory of social conflict applies, various examples include the disparity between the rich and the poor and other social class conflicts, like gender equality, that influence social structures. Social conflict ... More »

Conflict theory proposes that social systems are essentially divided into two sides or social groups, the ruling class and the working class, and that these two groups will be in constant conflict given their inherent na... More »

Conflict theory focuses on political, social and material inequality between social groups. Feminist theory is an example of contemporary conflict theory. Feminist theory views the condition of women as arising out of a ... More »

The achievement motivation theory of John Atkinson and David McClelland is one of the most highly cited theories of motivation in contemporary psychology. This theory was proposed as the result of their research that foc... More »

A parsimonious theory is a theory that is simpler than other competing theories because it introduces the least new assumptions about the subject in question. This scientific principle is based on choosing the simplest s... More »

The biological theory, behavioral theory, psychodynamic theory, humanist theory and trait theory are psychological theories of personality. The study of personality includes multiple questions of what makes each human un... More »

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Conflict theory proposes that social systems are essentially divided into two sides or social groups, the ruling class and the working class, and that these two groups will be in constant conflict given their inherent na... More »