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Unformatted text preview: Click to edit Master subtitle style Personality Chapter 11 Personality Personality- the unique and relatively stable ways in which people think, feel, and behave Consistency : stability over time and across situations Distinctiveness : behavioral differences among people reacting to the same situation Character- value judgments of a persons moral and ethical behavior. Temperament- the enduring characteristics with which each person is born. Four Perspectives in Study of Personality Psychodynamic (Freud & Co.) Behavioral (including social cognitive theory) the learning guys Humanistic (Rogers) Trait perspectives (Eysenck, Cattell, McCrae & Costa, etc.) Sigmund Freud Founder of the psychoanalytic movement in psychology Europe during the Victorian age Men were understood to be unable to control their animal desires a good Victorian husband would father several children with his wife and then turn to a mistress for sexual comfort, leaving his virtuous wife untouched Women, especially those of the upper classes, were not supposed to have sexual urges Backdrop for this theory Divisions of Consciousness...
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