Developing and Evaluating Theories of Behavior Select a psychological theory you are familiar with. 2022 latest answers   

Make sure to find a source for the theory that you can refer to and cite. With this theory in mind, explain: the basic theory, why this is a theory and not a hypothesis, law or model, the type of explanation the theory pro​‌‍‍‍‌‍‍‍‌‍‍‍‌‌‌‌‌‌‍‍​vides (mechanistic vs. functional) and why, the classification of the theory (quantitative or qualitative) and why, at what level of description the theory operates (descriptive, analogical or fundamental), and the theory’s domain. What is the relationship between theory and research? How can a researcher use theory to guide the design of their study and/or interpretation of results? Finally, explain if this theory is a good theory using the criteria in your textbo​‌‍‍‍‌‍‍‍‌‍‍‍‌‌‌‌‌‌‍‍​ok.