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Personality : theory and research

Author: Daniel Cervone; Lawrence A Pervin
Publisher: Hoboken, NJ : Wiley, ©2008.
Edition/Format:   Book : English : 10th edView all editions and formats
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Both scholarly and manageable, this text offers an unbiased introduction to the major theories of personality, and successfully integrates theory with research. The authors illustrate each theory with a case, and analyse the strengths and limitations of each approach.
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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Daniel Cervone; Lawrence A Pervin
ISBN: 9780471742418 0471742414
OCLC Number: 82928973
Notes: Pervin's name appears first on the earlier edition.
Description: xxii, 645 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 27 cm.
Contents: Personality theory: from everyday observations to systematic theories --
The scientific study of people --
A psychodynamic theory: Freud's psychoanalytic theory of personality --
Freud's psychoanalytic theory: applications, related theoretical conceptions, and contemporary research --
A phenomenological theory: Carl Rogers's person-centered theory of personality --
Rogers's phenomenological theory: applications, related theoretical conceptions, and contemporary research --
Trait theories of personality: Allport, Eysenck, and Cattell --
Trait theory: the five-factor model: applications and evaluation of trait approaches to personality --
Biological foundations of personality --
Behavioralism and the learning approaches to personality --
A cognitive theory: George A. Kelly's personal construct theory of personality --
Social-cognitive theory: Bandura and Mischel --
Social-cognitive theory: applications, related theoretical conceptions, and contemporary research --
Personality in context: interpersonal relations, culture, and development across the course of life --
Assessing personality theory and research --
Glossary.
Responsibility: Daniel Cervone, Lawrence A. Pervin.
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