Understanding Psychology: Understanding Personality, 1st Edition

  • Toney Allman
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  • ISBN-10: 1682822788
  • ISBN-13: 9781682822784
  • DDC: 155.2
  • Grade Level Range: 5th Grade - 12th Grade
  • 80 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2018 | Published/Released August 2017
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2018

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Psychologists study personality in order to understand individual characteristic patterns of thinking, feeling and behaving. How does each person develop a unique personality? Can behavior and reactions be predicted from personality traits? These and many other issues are discussed in terms of the five-factor personality model accepted by psychologists today.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Copyright Page.
The Human Brain: Thought, Behavior, and Emotion.
Introduction: What is Personality?.
1: How Does Personality Develop?.
2: What Are Different Personality Styles and Traits?.
3: What Can Be Learned from Personality Tests?.
4: What Are Personality Disorders?.
5: Can Personality Be Changed?.
Source Notes.
For Further Research.
Picture Credits.
About the Author.