Manresa: Critical Research/Community Psychology

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Manresa: Critical Research/Community Psychology
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  • 1. 

    This paper examines the elements of community psychology as critical psychology in published psychology researches of Filipino psychologists during the past 40 years.

    Explanation
    The given correct answer is "Critical Research in Philippine Community Psychology". This suggests that the paper focuses on analyzing and evaluating the research conducted by Filipino psychologists in the field of community psychology over the past four decades. The paper aims to explore the critical aspects of this research, potentially highlighting any gaps, biases, or limitations in the existing body of knowledge. By examining the elements of community psychology from a critical perspective, the paper contributes to the understanding and advancement of this field in the Philippine context.

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  • 2. 

    The following are the authors of the paper Critical Research in Philippine Community Psychology except:

    • A.

      Ma. Nancy Florendo

    • B.

      Eric Manalastas

    • C.

      Aurora Salinas-Ramos

    • D.

      Maria Cecilia San Luis

    Correct Answer
    B. Eric Manalastas
    Explanation
    The correct answer is Eric Manalastas. The question asks for the authors of the paper "Critical Research in Philippine Community Psychology" except for one. Since Eric Manalastas is not listed as an author, he is the correct answer.

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  • 3. 

    Give one of the 2 forms of critical psychology that were observed in some research done by PJP. 

    Correct Answer
    Community Psychology
    Feminism
    Explanation
    The research conducted by PJP observed two forms of critical psychology: community psychology and feminism. Community psychology focuses on understanding and addressing social issues within the context of communities, emphasizing the importance of community participation and empowerment. On the other hand, feminism in psychology examines how gender inequalities and power dynamics impact individuals' experiences and mental health, aiming to challenge and dismantle patriarchal systems. These two forms of critical psychology highlight the significance of societal and structural factors in understanding and addressing psychological issues.

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  • 4. 

    What is the meaning of the acronym "PJP"?

    Correct Answer
    Philippine Journal of Psychology
    Explanation
    The meaning of the acronym "PJP" is the Philippine Journal of Psychology.

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  • 5. 

    I did not understand the question given by the reporters, so this will be a "bonus" item for you. You will get the point if you select the third option. ;)

    • A.

      :)

    • B.

      ;)

    • C.

      :D

    • D.

      :(

    Correct Answer
    C. :D
    Explanation
    The given answer ":D" is most likely the correct answer because it is a positive emoticon, indicating happiness or excitement. The context of the question suggests that the person did not understand the question given by the reporters, and the answer options are all emoticons. Since the person is offering the answer as a "bonus" item and using positive emoticons like ":)" and ";)", it can be inferred that the correct answer is the one that represents a positive emotion, which is ":D".

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  • 6. 

    Oppression is both a state of subjugation and a process of exclusion and exploitation, and involves psychological as well as political dimensions.

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    A. True
    Explanation
    The statement is suggesting that oppression is not only a state of being dominated or controlled, but also a process of excluding and exploiting individuals. It further explains that oppression encompasses both psychological and political aspects. Therefore, the correct answer is true, as it accurately reflects the definition of oppression provided in the statement.

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  • 7. 

    When the forerunners of Philippine Psychology gathered as a professional organization in 1962 the promotion of human welfare was immediately laid down as one of the goals in their constitution.

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    A. True
    Explanation
    The given statement is true. When the forerunners of Philippine Psychology came together as a professional organization in 1962, they established the promotion of human welfare as one of their goals in their constitution. This indicates that the organization is dedicated to working towards the betterment of individuals and society as a whole.

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  • 8. 

    The practice of critical contemporary psychology is still limited and not growing.

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    B. False
    Explanation
    The statement suggests that the practice of critical contemporary psychology is not growing. However, the correct answer is False, which means that the statement is incorrect. This implies that the practice of critical contemporary psychology is actually growing and not limited.

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  • 9. 

    Community Psychology is the integral part of being critical.

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    B. False
    Explanation
    Community psychology is not necessarily an integral part of being critical. While community psychology does emphasize the importance of critically analyzing social issues and systems, it is not the only field or approach that promotes critical thinking. Critical thinking can be developed and applied in various disciplines and contexts, not solely limited to community psychology. Therefore, the statement that community psychology is an integral part of being critical is false.

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  • 10. 

    Community Psychology is a movement that challenges psychology to work towards emancipation and social justice.

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    A. True
    Explanation
    Community Psychology is indeed a movement that aims to challenge traditional psychology by advocating for social justice and emancipation. It emphasizes the importance of understanding and addressing social issues, such as poverty, discrimination, and inequality, and seeks to empower individuals and communities to bring about positive social change. By focusing on the broader social context and promoting inclusivity and equality, Community Psychology aims to create healthier and more equitable communities.

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