archive-title Yearly Archives: 2020

Yearly Archives: 2020

Devil’s Advocate…Maslow’s Theory of Human Motivation – Fillmore County Journal

I first learned about Maslow’s Hierarchy of Needs in my high school psychology class. My teacher insisted that we internalize and understand the topic. He was, and is, a great teacher (he’s enjoying retirement now). He was a “Don’t judge others until you take a walk in their shoes” kind of teacher. What he taught […]

Who Created Maslow’s Iconic Pyramid? – Scientific American

Abraham Maslow’s iconic pyramid of needs is one of the most famous images in the history of management studies. At the base of the pyramid are physiological needs, and at the top is self-actualization, the full realization of one’s unique potential. Along the way are the needs for safety, belonging, love, and esteem. However, many […]

An approach to Politics using the Maslow Theory Pyramid of Needs

Before a student’s cognitive needs can be met, they must first fulfill their basic physiological needs. For example, a tired and hungry student will find it difficult to focus on learning Why Maslow: How to use his theory to stay in Power Forever by Juan Rodulfo Nobel Prize winning economist Amartya Sen observed that “there […]