An Introduction to Theories of Personality

An Introduction to Theories of Personality : International Edition

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For Sophomore/Junior-level courses in Theories of Personality, Personality, Individual Differences.Using a theorist-by-theorist approach, this widely-adopted introduction to theories of personality summarizes the major theories and emphasizes that the best understanding of personality derives from a variety of viewpoints. This comprehensive, unbiased approach-together with student-tested experiential exercises-not only introduces students to the rich history of psychology but to practical information that helps them understand their own lives and their relationships with other people.show more

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  • Paperback | 614 pages
  • 178 x 233 x 23mm | 911g
  • Pearson Education (US)
  • Pearson
  • United States
  • 6th edition
  • 0131229079
  • 9780131229075

Table of contents

1. What Is Personality? 2. Sigmund Freud. 3. Carl Jung. 4. Alfred Adler. 5. Karen Horney. 6. Erik H. Erikson. 7. Gordon Allport. 8. Raymond B. Cattell and Hans J. Eysenck. 9. B. F. Skinner. 10. John Dollard and Neal Miller. 11. Albert Bandura and Walter Mischel. 12. Edward O. Wilson. 13. George Kelly. 14. Carl Rogers. 15. Abraham Maslow. 16. Rollo Reese May. 17. A Final Word.show more

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