PSYH 560: THEORIES OF PERSONALITY

This course is a systematic survey of the major theories of personality. Personality theories from the psychoanalytic, behavioral, phenomenological-existential, trait-factor and social learning traditions are presented and contrasted. The fundamental assumptions, nature of development, and individual variability of personality are presented for each outlook. The application of personality research is discussed in a variety of areas such as the study of aggressoin, anxiety, altruism, and locus of control.

Hours
3
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