Review guidelines General psychology ch 14

Review guidelines General psychology ch 14 - theories? o...

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Ch. 14 review guide Personality theories o What is personality? o What are two approaches to studying personality? o What is the basic idea behind psychodynamic theory? o What is the basic idea behind psychoanalysis? o What is the Oedipus complex? o Explain the stages of psychosexual development in Freud’s theory of personality. What is libido? o What are the three parts of the human psyche according to Freud? o What defense mechanisms does Freud identify? o What are criticisms of Freud’s theory? o Who are the neo-Freudians? What is the basic idea in Adler’s view of personality? o Who are two big theorists in humanistic psychology? o What is the main idea driving personality development acc. to humanistic
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Unformatted text preview: theories? o What is unconditional positive regard? Personality traits o What is the difference between the nomothetic and idiographic approach to studying personality traits? o What is the difference between thinking of personality traits and states? o Which traits are the Big Five o What are some points in favor and against the Big Five Personality Assessment o What is the PT Barnum effect o How is personality measured? What is the difference between objective and projective tests? o What is the MMPI - 2? What is its purpose? o What are some projective tests?...
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