Personality Theories: A Comparative Analysis

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  • Edition: 6th
  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 2001-04-01
  • Publisher: Waveland Pr Inc

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Table of Contents

Personality and Personologyp. 3
The Nature and Models of Personality Theorizingp. 13
The Conflict Model: Psychosocial Versionp. 27
The Conflict Model: Intrapsychic Versionp. 74
The Fulfillment Model: Actualization Versionp. 100
The Fulfillment Model: Perfection Versionp. 124
The Consistency Model: Cognitive Dissonance Versionp. 174
The Consistency Model: Activation Versionp. 201
Methods in Personality Studyp. 217
Rational and Empirical Analyses of Core Considerationsp. 234
Rational Analysis of Peripheral Considerationsp. 299
Empirical Analysis of Peripheral Considerationsp. 320
The Behavioristic Alternativep. 427
The Rise of Social Learning Theoryp. 447
Psychotherapy and Assessmentp. 469
Formal and Substantive Characteristics of the Good Theory of Personalityp. 484
Appendix: Theoretical Summariesp. 499
Glossary of Termsp. 523
Referencesp. 535
Indexp. 573
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