Who first said the best predictor of future behavior is past behavior?
Behavior is indicative of the mind's processes and actions. To say "the best predictor of future behavior is past behavior" does not consider that people evolve and hopefully learn from their mistakes. While It is true that the vast majority of people are hamsters on their treadmill of life, many people are able to make great changes.
The best predictor of political behaviour is a contentious issue in the field and many political scientists suspect there may be no universal best predictor. In general, some major predictors include culture, religion, socio-economic status, age, geographic location, and the set of institutions under which actors behave.
When was it recognized that high levels of C-reactive protein was a predictor of future heart disease?
it means that your life usually trons out to be worse in the past and in the future is almost always better then the pastNo, actually it means that the best predictor (a prophet is someone who predicts) of the future is the past. This means that if you want to know what is going to happen, look at what has already happened. Or in yet other words, history repeats itself.
The five goals of psychology are: 1. Describe - The first goal is to observe behavior and describe, often in minute detail, what was observed as objectively as possible 2. Explain - While descriptions come from observable data, psychologists must go beyond what is obvious and explain their observations. In other words, why did the subject do what he or she did? 3. Predict - Once we know what happens, and why it happens, we…
This is worth talking over with a therapist to help you recognize the decision points. Some issues I can think of: If it happened during a separation, then the jury is out. Otherwise, if he has had affairs before, then he is going to again since past behavior is the best predictor of future behavior unless the person takes actions to change. If you have your own children and could not accept the new child…
Can a married man really love you when he cant leave his wife until the youngest child moves out of home?
The best predictor of future behavior in a disordered person is past behavior. So, no, they won't treat them better. Their core values are the same and their diagnosis is fixed unchangable - thatis what defines pathology. The "honeymoon" period can vary and/or the new victim may have a disorder that serves in their tolerating the abuse longer, but no. Don't believe for a second it's better. With Ns what you see, hear and imagine…
The best predictor of the future is the past, especially when it comes to abusive people. If someone has abusive habits or inclinations, they will most likely continue to have those traits. This is not to say that some abusers cannot change, because it is possible, but usually only with major intervention. So for most cases, abusive people usually continue to be abusive.