Psychology Of Personality- Test 2-continued

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


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