The Influence of Kanrad Lorenz and His Ethological Theories on Psychology
|School||Central China Normal University|
|Keywords||Lorenz Ethology Instinct Attack Imprinting effect Affect|
Konrad Lorenz , the great habits scientists in Austria , is known as the \. The ethology core concept : imprinting effect , instinct emissions instinct release mechanism . On this basis , Lorenz also presented his views about human nature . Lorenz first discovered the phenomenon of imprinting , and promote the development of child psychology , adhere to and restore the social psychology of instinct theory tradition, rich theoretical explanation of the social psychology violations . Ethology also have an important impact on the development of evolutionary psychology . Followed Lorenz 's tradition of research in evolutionary psychology , use Darwinism in-depth discussion and research on the origin and nature of the psychological and social phenomenon . Lorenz extraordinary insights in the area of social ethics . The eight risk faced by modern civilization - is still shining wisdom brilliant . Of course, there are obvious flaws Lorenz theory . Theory on instinct , attack itself is imperfect; lack of empirical research method of analogy proved unpersuasive . Research Lorenz and their theory is inspired and learn from , he told people imprinted with the relationship of elementary education for children , humans and nature, should be close friends with , how to re-think the motives of the war , the crisis of modern human civilization .