Reading Questions for Exam 2 Updated

Reading Questions for Exam 2 Updated - Kenrick &...

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debate 1. What do all of the hypotheses in Table 1 on page 80 indicate? they show pessimism in the existence of (consensually verifiable, discriminative, internal) traitlike  consistencies 2. Is there a clear winner of the person-situation debate? nope, intensification of the antagonism between personality and social psychology 3. In terms of what we have learned from the situationist critiques, if one wants to get predictive  validity from trait ratings, what are some things to do? one will use (a) raters who are thoroughly familiar with the person being rated; (b) multiple behavioral  observations; (c) multiple observers; (d) dimensions that are publicly observable; and (e) behaviors that  are relevant to the dimension in question Plomin et al, 2001 Why are children in the same family so different? 1. What is meant by the term non-shared environment?
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This note was uploaded on 04/01/2008 for the course PSYC 240 taught by Professor Vazire during the Fall '06 term at UVA.

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