Personality Theories A Comparative Analysis

ISBN-10: 1577661788

ISBN-13: 9781577661788

Edition: 6th 1996

Authors: Salvatore R. Maddi

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An undergraduate text explaining and comparing various theories of personality. Chapters cover the conflict, fulfillment, and consistency models; methods in the field; analyses of core considerations; behaviorism; social learning theory; and applications. Includes an appendix of theoretical summaries, and a glossary. This sixth edition features a simplified writing style and vocabulary; a new chapter on the author's metatheory of personality; and separate chapters on each theory. Annotation copyright by Book News, Inc., Portland, OR
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List price: $87.95
Edition: 6th
Copyright year: 1996
Publisher: Waveland Press, Incorporated
Publication date: 3/1/2001
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 586
Size: 7.50" wide x 9.25" long x 1.25" tall
Weight: 2.618
Language: English

Personality and Personology
The Nature and Models of Personality Theorizing
The Conflict Model: Psychosocial Version
The Conflict Model: Intrapsychic Version
The Fulfillment Model: Actualization Version
The Fulfillment Model: Perfection Version
The Consistency Model: Cognitive Dissonance Version
The Consistency Model: Activation Version
Methods in Personality Study
Rational and Empirical Analyses of Core Considerations
Rational Analysis of Peripheral Considerations
Empirical Analysis of Peripheral Considerations
The Behavioristic Alternative
The Rise of Social Learning Theory
Psychotherapy and Assessment
Formal and Substantive Characteristics of the Good Theory of Personality
Appendix: Theoretical Summaries
Glossary of Terms
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