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Unformatted text preview: of personality. 1986- Personality researchers have refined new methodologies for the scientific study of persons. A renewed interest in integrative personality theory. There was doubt looked for universal laws that applied to all organisms. 1938- Murrays personological system. textbooks organized by dividing the systems into psychoanalytic and psychosocial theories etc. After World War II psychology departments grew and became more specialized. The United States increased federal funding to support personality research in laboratories and field settings. concerning the legitimacy and worth of personality studies but soon evolved by the mid-1980s into a broad sense of renewal and revitalization. 1973- Mischels argued against explanations of human behavior based on internal personality traits and favored explanations that focused on the situational and cognitive/social learning determinants as behavior....
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This note was uploaded on 07/22/2010 for the course PSY 230 taught by Professor ??? during the Spring '10 term at University of Phoenix.
- Spring '10
- Personality Psychology