PSY230 Appendix B The conception of human

PSY230 Appendix B The conception of human - Axia College...

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Axia College Material Appendix B History Matrix Directions : Using the matrix, list at least five events or major concepts from each of the three periods in the history of modern personality psychology . 1930 - 1950 1950 - 1970 1970 - Present Example: * Learning from animal responses. Personality psychology was born within psychology departments in American universities The first issue of the journal Character and Personality was published in 1932. In 1937 Gordan Allport published the first major textbook on personality. In the 1930’s American psychology obsessed over the vicissitudes of animal learning. Focusing on the relaxations between external stimuli and publicly observed responses in rats and pigeons. In the 1930’s American psychology Example: * Specialized psychology departments. With the tremendous Expansion of higher education after World War II, psychology departments grew and became more specialized. Personality psychology came to
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This note was uploaded on 11/11/2010 for the course HIS/135 AAFO0NDH19 taught by Professor J.bauer during the Spring '10 term at University of Phoenix.

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