Explaining how the
psychoanalysis perspective fits as the founding movement in the history
and systems of psychology helps the doctoral learner prepare for
research into describing human behavior. Further, understanding the
basic components of the ego and the philosophic influences of ego
development allow for enhanced understanding of the learner’s self and
those with whom the learner comes in contact including the human
subjects of empirical research. In this assignment, you will explore the
history of Freudian theory and create a partial outline of the larger
paper you will write for submission in Topic 4.
Use the following information to ensure successful completion of the assignment:
- Review Chapters 1 and 2 of the Ellman text.
assignment uses a rubric. Please review the rubric prior to beginning
the assignment to become familiar with the expectations for successful
- Doctoral learners are required to use APA style for
their writing assignments. The APA Style Guide is located in the Student
- This assignment requires that at least two
additional scholarly research sources related to this topic, and at
least one in-text citation from each source be included.
- Refer to Chapters 2-4 of the Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association (6th
ed.) for specific guidelines related to doctoral level writing. These
chapters contain essential information on manuscript structure and
content, clear and concise writing, and academic grammar and usage.
- You are required to submit this assignment to LopesWrite. Refer to the LopesWrite Technical Support articles for assistance.
the information from Chapters 1 and 2 of the Ellman text as well as at
least two additional scholarly sources, draft a sentence outline (an
outline where subtopics and details are expressed as complete sentences)
for the first part of the paper you will write later in the course.
Use the following major headings in your outline:
- Freud: The First 10 Years
- Freud: Psycho-Sexual Development
Add at least two subtopics to each of the major headings and at lease two details for each subtopic.
Include a reference list as a separate section at the end of the outline.