9 - Personality

9 - Personality - Personality GOALS Understand...

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Personality GOALS Understand characteristics of personality traits Know purpose of personality psychology Know the 5 traits in the ‘Big 5’ Be able to identify whether someone is high or low in each from an example Understand situationism and interactionism Know how situationism and trait theories would differ in predicting behavior
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PERSONALITY Personality traits Consistent over time Organized and coherent Affect behavior Personality psychology tries to explain and predict behavior
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Trait Theory Descriptive Comprehensive / Concise Big 5 Openness Conscientiousness Extraversion Agreeableness Neuroticism Situationism Interactionism
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Sigmund Freud GOALS Know levels of topographical model of mind Know how Freud said unconscious is accessed Know levels of structural model of mind Know principles for id and ego Be able to identify what each component would “tell someone to do” in an example
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This note was uploaded on 02/06/2011 for the course PSYC 100 taught by Professor Pilafova during the Spring '09 term at George Mason.

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