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Psychology 1: Basic test revision for personality psychology

  1. Personality psychology is an intersection of many branches of psychology
  2. There are various forms of personality assessment
    1. Self-reports
    2. Direct observation
    3. Accounts of others
    4. Archival records…
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Psychology 1: The Social Learning Approach

Albert Bandura (1925-still alive)

  • Expands upon concepts of learning theory
  • Includes cognition and social behavior
  • Recognizes principles of behaviourism
    • Behaviour as a result of stimulus-response formula as brought forward by Skinner…
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Psychology 1: The Psychoanalytic Approach

This is the first post about approaches to studying personality psychology

Sigmund Freud (1856-1939)

  • Negative, pessimistic view of human nature
  • Emphasizes the unconscious
  • We have dark desires which are sex and aggression…
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Psychology 1: The Foundations of Personality Psychology


Critical thinking

  • Be willing to wonder
  • Define your terms
  • Examine your evidence
  • Analyse assumptions and biases: own and others…
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First Year

22 Carl Jung Quotes That Explain What You Love About Personality Psychology

The shoe that fits one person pinches another; there is no recipe for living that suits all cases.

As a child I felt myself to be alone, and I am still, because I know things and must hint at things which others apparently know nothing of, and for the most part do not want to know. 399 more words