8.05 Trait Theory - Now that we understand how trait...

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Now that we understand how trait theorists explain personality, it is time to see how well you can explain the key components of the personality theories outlined in this module. Pretend you are researching personality for an internship. You have just met Roberto, a mild mannered and reserved student who is identified as extremely introverted. Your job is to explain how each of the following schools of psychology would explain Roberto’s personality. You should write at least a paragraph for each school of psychology. Be sure to use key concepts from each perspective to support your reasoning. Psychoanalytic/ psychodynamic Behaviorism Social-cognitive Humanistic Trait Your assignment will be graded according to this assignment rubric . Be sure you click on the link and submit all requirements for full credit. Psychoanalytic/ psychodynamic Personality develops through a series of stages according to Freud’s psychoanalytic theory. They are each characterized by a certain internal psychological conflict. Freud’s psychoanalytic theory

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