More Details about Theories Of Personality 7E

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PublisherMcGraw Hill
Publish YearJuly 2013


The 7th edition of this trusted introduction to personality centers 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 personality and providing them with a solid foundation for understanding the nature of theory, as well as its crucial contributions to science. The chapters that follow present twenty three major theories coverage of each theory also encompasses a biographical sketch of each theorist, related research and applications to real life. The primary focus of this revision was updating the theory chapters to reflect the most recent research. Salient Features - Organization reflects the chronology and development of personality theories, Biographical sketches illustrate how the life experience of the various theorists shaped their theories, Significant coverage of the Big Five trait theory, Consistent organization, clear writing style and helpful pedagogy for undergraduates.