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5.The feeling-state theory proposes that impulse control disorders are caused by intense positive feelings that become associated with an experience such as stealing or gambling.
(a) Design an experiment to investigate the intensity of positive feelings about an event, in people with and without an impulse control disorder. 
(b) Explain the psychological and methodological evidence on which your experiment is based. 
Marked answer by accredited Cambridge psychology teacher.