International Journal of Academic Research and Development

International Journal of Academic Research and Development


International Journal of Academic Research and Development
International Journal of Academic Research and Development
Vol. 2, Issue 4 (2017)

Psychology and human: Environmental relationship


Dr. Sumita Reddu

In the present study, it shows the relationship between human behavior and environment. The environment plays special roles in our lives. Study of Maniasakam, 2002 showed environment also influence our psychological processes and behavior, some of these effects are demonstrated in stress- producing environmental conditions such as noise, pollution and crowding. A psychologist named Stokols, 1990 describes minimalist approach (negligible influence on human behavior), instrumental approach (environment reflect the instrumental perspective), spiritual approach (implies that human beings recognize the interdependent relationship between themselves and the environment). The traditional Indian view has two examples of spiritual perspective in our country, the customs of the Bishnoi community of Rajasthan, and the Chipko movement in the Uttarakhand region.
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Dr. Sumita Reddu. Psychology and human: Environmental relationship. International Journal of Academic Research and Development, Volume 2, Issue 4, 2017, Pages 139-140
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