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Running head: Week 1 Assignment 1 Scientific Study of Personality Paper Boris Jumper PSYCH/645 January 22, 2018 Dr. Adrian Fletcher
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Week 1 Assignment 2 Scientific Study of Personality Paper It was several personality researches who came up with what is known as the big five when it comes to personality. The big five are agreeableness, emotional stability, openness, extraversion, and conscientiousness. Personality has been commonly being defined as patterns of feelings, thoughts, and behaviors, and other characteristics that makes someone special and unique (Cervone,2010). From the very moment that a person is born into this world, personality plays a big part in shaping their path over their lifespan. Other factors that play a part in one’s personality is environment, culture, and even one’s genetics and or biological makeup. Personality is something that remains a constant consistency throughout one’s lifetime. The influences that one has over a lifetime shapes their personality and how they are perceived but also how they perceive the world and society around them (Kitayama, 2017). Those who study personality want to understand how all of one’s traits come together and act. The studying of
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