Essay Examination #2 for Family Dynamics
Instructor: D. D. Witt, Ph.D.
Your final draft of each essay should be typed and double spaced. Each question should be answered concisely and thoroughly.
Read the questions carefully before beginning a thorough outline of each part (include your outline with your final draft).
Finally, flesh out your answers in a critical, reflective form.

Keep in mind that you have only four essays for the entire course.
As graduate students, you should be able to draw in concepts from your previous classes and training.
You should be able to answer each question satisfactorily in about 1000 words.
If you get stuck ask questions of the instructor in class.
Due dates for each question are listed in the course outline.

2. This question concerns the "Self", or individual personality.
a. Pick some aspect of your individual development, evolution, or change over the years (your changing expectations of the world
and of others in it (your evolving values, your developing moral or ethical standards, your sophistication at getting  your needs met, and so on).
b. Pick two of the theories we have discussed so far and illustrate (with examples) how each theory describes, explains and predicts your chosen aspect of development.
c. Use specific tenets of each theory in all parts of your answer

Prepare your answer in MSWord format and submit through the Dropbox function on the Springboard system.