Chapter 12: Personality in the Workplace
How do decide which job is right for you?
Do you have the right skills?
Can you get the right education or experience?
Can you make a living doing it?
o If not, it should be a hobby instead
Are you interested i
C H A P T E R 9: Personality Over the Lifespan
Are you the oldest, middle, or youngest child, or an only child?
Birth order: an effect from childhood that can impact you throughout life
Example: Middle child syndrome where the middle child fee
Chapter 4: Biological Approaches
Influences on personality
Why do people differ in their personalities?
Where do these differences come from?
If you look at the variation among a large group of people, how much of that variation can be explained by the
Chapter 9: Culture
Culture: customs, values, and behaviors characteristic of a nation, ethnic group, or time period
Helps us take a broader view of research studies: Do they apply to all groups and at all times, or
are they more culturally specif
Chapter 6: Psychoanalytic Analytic Approaches
Neo-analytic theorists: thinkers who branched out, challenged, and built on the ideas of Freud
Downplayed the role of sex in psychological conflict
Put more emphasis on interpersonal relationships & social c
CHAPTER 10 GENDER
Author Norah Vincent dressed as a man
Entered into a different world
How much does gender matter these days?
Terms in the field
Sex: biological sex or sex category
o Includes body differences
o Biological in originusually g
PSY 351 EXAM 2
CHAPTER 7 MOTIVATION
Motives and Needs
Goals: an outcome we want
Motives: what drives us toward our goals
Needs: something that is necessary to survive or thrive