Theories of Personality

Written By Duane P. Schultz
Theories of Personality
  • Publsiher : Cengage Learning
  • Release : 01 January 2016
  • ISBN : 1305887506
  • Pages : 512 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Read or download book entitled Theories of Personality written by Duane P. Schultz which was release on 01 January 2016, this book published by Cengage Learning. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. Book excerpt: Filled with updated research and findings, Schultz and Schultz's THEORIES OF PERSONALITY, 11th Edition gives students a clear and cogent introduction to this dynamic field. Organized by theory, this popular text discusses major theorists who represent psychoanalytic, neopsychoanalytic, lifespan, trait, humanistic, cognitive, behavioral, and social-learning approaches, while demonstrating the influence of events in theorists' personal and professional lives on the development of their theories. The text reviews current work on selected facets of personality including locus of control, sensation seeking, learned helplessness, optimism-pessimism, and positive psychology. The authors also explore the ways in which race, gender, and cultural issues play a part in the study of personality and in personality assessment. The final chapter, Personality in Perspective, integrates topics explored in previous chapters and suggests conclusions that can be drawn from the many theorists' work. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Theories of Personality

Theories of Personality
  • Author : Duane P. Schultz,Sydney Ellen Schultz
  • Publisher : Cengage Learning
  • Release Date : 2016-01-01
  • Total pages : 512
  • ISBN : 1305887506
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Summary : Filled with updated research and findings, Schultz and Schultz's THEORIES OF PERSONALITY, 11th Edition gives students a clear and cogent introduction to this dynamic field. Organized by theory, this popular text discusses major theorists who represent psychoanalytic, neopsychoanalytic, lifespan, trait, humanistic, cognitive, behavioral, and social-learning approaches, while demonstrating the influence ...

Theories of Personality

Theories of Personality
  • Author : David Lester
  • Publisher : Taylor & Francis
  • Release Date : 1995
  • Total pages : 179
  • ISBN : 1305887506
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Theories of Personality

Theories of Personality
  • Author : Richard Ryckman
  • Publisher : Cengage Learning
  • Release Date : 2007-03-21
  • Total pages : 736
  • ISBN : 1305887506
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Summary : Thoroughly updated to include the latest research references, Richard Ryckman’s theory by theory approach to personality carefully guides students through major theories in a way that helps them develop a comprehensive understanding of personality. Ryckman’s personal writing style presents the major theories in a straightforward way helping readers ...

Major Theories of Personality Disorder

Major Theories of Personality Disorder
  • Author : Mark F. Lenzenweger,John F. Clarkin
  • Publisher : Guilford Press
  • Release Date : 2005-01-01
  • Total pages : 464
  • ISBN : 1305887506
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Summary : In a fully revised and expanded second edition, this landmark work brings together in one volume the most important current theories of personality disorder. Written by the theorists themselves, all of the chapters have been extensively rewritten to reflect a decade's worth of significant research developments, and two entirely new ...

An Introduction to Theories of Personality

An Introduction to Theories of Personality
  • Author : Robert Ewen B,Robert B. Ewen
  • Publisher : Psychology Press
  • Release Date : 2014-01-21
  • Total pages : 472
  • ISBN : 1305887506
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Summary : This 7th Edition helps students unravel the mysteries of human behavior through its highly readable introduction to the ideas of the most significant personality theorists. Engaging biographical sketches begin each chapter, and unique capsule summaries help students review key concepts. Theories come alive through the inclusion of quotations from the ...

Theories of Personality

Theories of Personality
  • Author : Jess Feist,Gregory J. Feist
  • Publisher : McGraw-Hill Humanities, Social Sciences & World Languages
  • Release Date : 2006
  • Total pages : 563
  • ISBN : 1305887506
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Summary : This sixth edition of 'Theories of Personality' continues to provide comprehensive coverage of the most influential theorists of personality....

Theories of Personality

Theories of Personality
  • Author : Susan C. Cloninger
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2013
  • Total pages : 426
  • ISBN : 1305887506
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Summary : Found in this Section: 1. Brief Table of Contents 2. Full Table of Contents 1. BRIEF TABLE OF CONTENTS Chapter 1 Introduction to Personality Theory Part 1: The Psychoanalytic Perspective Chapter 2 Freud: Classical Psychoanalysis Chapter 3 Jung: Analytical Psychology Part II: The Psychoanalytic-Social Perspective Chapter 4 Adler: Individual Psychology Chapter 5 Erikson: Psychosocial Development Chapter 6 Horney and Relational ...

Personality Theories

Personality Theories
  • Author : Barbara Engler
  • Publisher : Cengage Learning
  • Release Date : 2008-08-25
  • Total pages : 576
  • ISBN : 1305887506
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Summary : The new Eighth Edition of Personality Theories continues to provide sound and thorough coverage enhanced with solid pedagogy, a critical-thinking focus, and integration of multicultural and gender-related issues throughout the text. Each chapter focuses on one theory or group of theories and includes brief biographies that shed light on how ...

Theories of Personality

Theories of Personality
  • Author : Duane Schultz,Sydney Schultz
  • Publisher : Cengage Learning
  • Release Date : 2004-07-20
  • Total pages : 560
  • ISBN : 1305887506
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Summary : Filled with updated research and findings, the Eighth Edition of Schultz and Schultz's THEORIES OF PERSONALITY gives students a clear and cogent introduction to this dynamic field. Organized by theory, this popular text discusses major theorists who represent psychoanalytic, neopsychoanalytic, life-span, trait, humanistic, cognitive, behavioral, and social-learning approaches, while demonstrating ...

Theories of Personality

Theories of Personality
  • Author : Richard M. Ryckman
  • Publisher : Cengage Learning
  • Release Date : 2012-03-13
  • Total pages : 544
  • ISBN : 1305887506
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Summary : Thoroughly updated to include the latest research available, THEORIES OF PERSONALITY, 10E takes a unique theory by theory approach that carefully guides students through major theories on their way to a comprehensive understanding of personality. Richard Ryckman's student-friendly writing style offers a straightforward presentation of major theories, helping readers more ...

An Introduction to Theories of Personality

An Introduction to Theories of Personality
  • Author : B. R. Hergenhahn
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1994
  • Total pages : 627
  • ISBN : 1305887506
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Summary : Summarizes major theories of personality and assumes that the best understanding of personality is derived from a number of viewpoints. The text includes class-tested experiential exercises and biographical sketches of each theorist which aim to help students relate to the theories. New topics in this edition include Bouchard's research on ...

Personality Theories

Personality Theories
  • Author : Albert Ellis,Mike Abrams,Lidia Abrams
  • Publisher : SAGE Publications
  • Release Date : 2009
  • Total pages : 696
  • ISBN : 1305887506
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Summary : Personality Theories: Critical Perspectives is the groundbreaking, final text written by Albert Ellis, long considered the founder of cognitive behavioral therapies. The book provides students with supporting and contradictory evidence for the development of personality theories through time. Without condemning the founding theorists who came before him, Ellis builds on ...

Theories of Personality

Theories of Personality
  • Author : Tomi-Ann Roberts,Gregory Feist,Jess Feist
  • Publisher : McGraw-Hill Education
  • Release Date : 2012-12-07
  • Total pages : 672
  • ISBN : 1305887506
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Summary : The 8th edition of Theories of Personality follows in the tradition of the previous versions, by centering on the premise that personality theories are a reflection of the unique cultural background, family experiences, personalities, and professional training of their originators. The book begins by acquainting students with the meaning of ...

Development of Personality and Its Theories

Development of Personality and Its Theories
  • Author : B. Hiriyappa
  • Publisher : Booktango
  • Release Date : 2012-08-29
  • Total pages : 212
  • ISBN : 1305887506
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Summary : In this book, we shall discuss about personality, Concept of personality, Characteristic of personality, The nature of personality, Assumptions of personality, Determinants of personality, Personality theories types of theories, Descriptive personality theories, Predictive personality theories, Prominent personality theories, Intrapsychic / psychoanalytic theory, Freud's structure of personality, Defensive mechanisms, Type theories, Sheldon's ...

Theories of Personality

Theories of Personality
  • Author : Calvin S. Hall,Gardner Lindzey,John B. Campbell
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons Incorporated
  • Release Date : 1998
  • Total pages : 740
  • ISBN : 1305887506
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Summary : This is the best book on theories ever published. The fourth edition is theory-oriented and has been reorganized into four parts examing theories of psychodynamics, personality structure, growth and perceived reality, and learning. It also includes new chapters on Eysenck, Bandura, Kelly, and social learning theories....