11.13.07 Animal Personality

11.13.07 Animal Personality - Animal Personality...

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Animal Personality Announcements Writing assignment 4 TODAY BY 11.59PM!! Dr. Pennebaker’s office hours: 9:00-10:30 Thursday Nov 15 th Review Sessions (Burdine 106) on Wed Nov 14th Gosling/Pennebaker (2.00pm) class: 4-5pm Pennebaker/Gosling (3.30pm) class: 5-6pm I. Historical Roots of Personality II. NPI: Questionnaire III. Animal Personality Do animals have personality? Animal models of human traits Practical applications Theofrastus – 350 BC – wrote one of the first texts on personality. Galen – 200 AD – physician – looked at biological basis of personality. Worked as physician in gladiatorial school – able to see inside living people. Theory that different fluids in body were associated with different personality types. Narcissism symptoms Grandiose sense of self-importance Preoccupation with fantasies of unlimited success, power, beauty, or ideal love Need for constant attention and admiration Expectation of special favors without reciprocation
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This note was uploaded on 03/18/2008 for the course PSY 301 taught by Professor Pennebaker during the Fall '07 term at University of Texas.

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