Which of the following is a criticism of Abraham Maslow’s hierarchy of needs? The highest level has never been attained. Self-actualization is actually a biological drive. The hierarchy does not have any focus on social needs. There is a lack of scientific support
AnswerThe limitations of maslow’s theory are:
- It states that needs are achieved in a particular order, but it depend on the circumstances rather than order.
- The theory of Self-actualisation, and self-actualised people act is not based on sampling.
- It restricts the percentage of self-actualised people to 2%.
- It is difficult to test it scientifically.
The lack of scientific support.