Psychology Of Personality- Test 2-continued

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Second psychology of personality test material continued


 
  
Created Mar 3, 2010
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Carl Rogers- 2 basic themes
 
-Formative Tendency- made assumption that all people go from simple to complex.-Actualizing...
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5 basic assumptions of Trait Theories
 
1. Traits are the fundamental building block of personality.2. Traits are inherited- passed...
3
Raymond Catell- general
 
-born 1905 (England)- PhD in Psychology University of London 1929- became famous for identifying...
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Traits
 
-Traits can be surface traits- specific traits, different kinds of words that mean the same...
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Personality tests criticized on 4 issues
 
1. Responses can be situational- depending on mood.2. Lies- faking- give you what they think...
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Raymond Catell- Major Contributions
 
1. Surface and Source traits- used factor analysis to identify 16 source traits.2. Led movement...
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Gordon Allport
 
-Not truly a trait theorist- calls himself that, made contributions to personality theory....
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Hans Eysenck- general
 
-Born in Germany- 1916-1997. PhD 1940- University of London. 1990 wrote book- the rise and...
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Hans Eysenck- major contributions
 
1. Wrote about 400 articles and 75 books. One of the most prolific writers in Psychology. 2....
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Robert McCrae and Paul Costa
 
-Came up with 5 traits proposed in 1985- used since then- some people disagree. Introversion/extroversion,...
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William Sheldon
 
-PhD in Psychology- MD- University of Chicago- Psychology- interested in mind-body connection....


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