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Personality I


1. Four theories of personality:

a.  TRAIT theory

b.  The HUMANISTIC theory

c.  The BEHAVIORAL (or SOCIAL-COGNITIVE) theory

d.  PSYCHODYNAMIC theory


2. Freud’s psychodynamic approach to personality.
 

a. Freud’s life

b. Fundamental features of Freud’s position:

c. Freud’s three theories:  

d. Assessing the unconscious – projective tests

e. Evaluating F’s perspective


3. Trait theory of personality

a. What are personality traits and how many are there?

b. Assessing traits – the MMPI personality inventory