Paradigms of Personality Assessment

ISBN-10: 1593852614

ISBN-13: 9781593852610

Edition: 2003

Authors: Jerry S. Wiggins

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List price: $42.00
Copyright year: 2003
Publisher: Guilford Publications
Publication date: 10/4/2005
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 386
Size: 5.50" wide x 8.50" long x 1.00" tall
Weight: 1.078
Language: English

Jerry S. Wiggins, PhD, has been contributing to the scientific literature in personality assessment for over 45 years. He has held faculty positions at Rochester University (1956/n-/1957), Stanford University (1957/n-/1962), the University of Illinois (1962/n-/1973), and the University of British Columbia (1973/n-/1996), where he is Emeritus Professor. He also served as an adjunct professor at York University. Widely published, Dr. Wiggins is well known for his construction of the original content scales for the MMPI and for his contributions to the development and validation of interpersonal circumplex models of personality. He is the author of the Interpersonal Adjective Scales (including the revised, Big Five version) and coauthor of the Inventory for Interpersonal Problems/m-/Circumplex. He has also served as an editorial board member and/or ad hoc reviewer for numerous psychology journals. In 2002, Dr. Wiggins was honored by the Society for Personality Assessment with the Bruno Klopfer Award for his outstanding, long-term contributions to the field of personality assessment.

The Five Paradigms and Their Convergences
The Psychodynamic Paradigm
The Interpersonal Paradigm
The Personological Paradigm
The Multivariate Paradigm
The Empirical Paradigm
Convergences among Paradigms: The Individual and Society
A Collaborative Case Study
Personological Assessment, McAdams
Psychodynamic Assessment, Behrends and Blatt
Interpersonal Assessment, Pincus and Gurtman
Multivariate Assessment, Costa and Piedmont
Empirical Assessment, Ben Porath
Constructive Alternativism in Personality Assessment, Trobst and Wiggins
Thematic Apperception Test (TAT) Protocol
Rorschach Protocol
Rorschach Scoring
Rorschach Scoring
Object Relations Inventory (ORI) Protocol
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