HomeLayagvol. 2 no. 1 (1997)

Loob at Labas: Two Forces in Psychological Understanding

Roberto Mendoza

Discipline: Psychology



This paper is an exposition on the first two of four forces in psychological theorizing about personality and behavior. These two forces are the dynamic force and the behaviorist force, which emphasize the roles of the internal and external factors in determining behavior, respectively, hence loob and labas. In his exposition, the author emphasized the expressions of the dynamic and behaviorist principles in modern life (Eds .).