PSY 352: Personality Psychology
Study Guide #1
Chapter 1: Introduction to Personality Psychology
What is personality?
What are traits?
What is situationism?
How would you describe the traits vs. situationism debate?
What is interactionism, and how does it relate to the traits vs. situationism debate?
Describe the dispositional, biological, intrapsychic, cognitive-‐experiential, social and cultural,
and adjustment approaches to understanding personality.