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Unformatted text preview: Evocative Interaction: Different people evoke different reactions from the environment. o Fuzzy baby. If a baby is very irritating, then they will not receive the same amount of nurture as a baby who is not identified as an irritating baby. Proactive Interaction: Different people choose and create different environments. o This class. o Assessment of Individual Differences. Ability Tests: General vs. Specific tests. Aptitude (capacity to learn) vs. Achievement Tests (acquired ability). Personality Tests. Objective Tests. o Personality can be distinguished by just asking someone questions. Projective Tests. o Cannot get to know personality by just asking questions because people can always lie. o Criteria for a good test. o Intelligence. o Personality....
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This note was uploaded on 04/29/2008 for the course PS 101 taught by Professor Hoffman during the Fall '07 term at BU.
- Fall '07