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The Resource Personality and social psychology: towards a synthesis

Personality and social psychology: towards a synthesis

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Personality and social psychology: towards a synthesis
Title
Personality and social psychology: towards a synthesis
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This textbook provides a comprehensive overview of the latest work in personality, addressing in particular the impact of the social on the individual. The author demonstrates that the future lies with an interactionist perspective that integrates key insights from social psychology
Cataloging source
UkLiU
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Krahé, Barbara
Index
no index present
LC call number
BF698.9.S63
LC item number
K73 1992
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Personality
  • Social psychology
Label
Personality and social psychology: towards a synthesis
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 242-273) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Machine derived contents note: Persons and Situations -- Cornerstones of Modern Personality Psychology -- The Issue of Consistency in Personality -- Sixty Years of Controversy -- In Defence of Traits -- New (and Revived) Perspectives -- Modern Interactionism -- An Alternative Framework for Personality Research -- Implementing the Interactionist Programme -- Three Exemplary Areas of Research -- Improving Personality Measurement -- The Nomothetic Road to the Study of Consistency -- Personality Psychology Is about Individuals -- Rediscovering the Idiographic Legacy -- The Role of the Situation in Personality Research -- Personality Psychology in the Nineties -- An Outlook -- Expanded Contents For Solus -- Apter One -- Persons And Situations -- Cornerstones Of Modern Personality Psychology -- Scope of the book -- eview of the chapters -- Apter Two -- The Issue Of Consistency In Personality -- Sixty Years Of Controversy -- Meanings of consistency -- The beginnings of the controversy -- The traditional trait position -- The situationist challenge -- Proposed solutions -- mmary -- Apter Three -- In Defence Of Traits -- New (And Revived) Perspectives -- Basic trait dimensions -- the big five -- The biological basis of traits -- Traits as social constructions -- mmary -- Apter Four -- Modern Interactionism -- An Alternative Framework For Personality Research -- The fundamentals of modern interactionism -- The role of situation variables -- Personality development from an interactionist perspective -- mmary -- Apter Five -- Implementing The Interactionist Programme -- Three Exemplary Areas Of Research -- Anxiety -- a multidimensional approach -- Emotions and person-situation congruence -- Prosocial behaviour -- Has interactionism come of age -- critical voices -- mmary -- Apter Six -- Improving Personality Measurement -- The Nomothetic Road To The Study Of Consistency -- The moderator variable strategy -- beyond omnibus predictions -- Aggregation and act trends -- beyond single-act criteria -- The peer-rating strategy -- beyond self-reports -- mmary -- Apter Seven -- Personality Psychology Is About Individuals -- Rediscovering The Idiographic Legacy -- Strategies for capturing individual uniqueness -- The idiothetic approach to consistency -- Integrating idiographic and nomothetic measures of personality -- Understanding personal life plans -- mmary -- Apter Eight -- The Role Of The Situation In Personality Research -- Situations as objective entities -- Situations as subjective realities -- Situations as chosen by the individual -- mmary -- Chapter Nine -- Personality Psychology In The Nineties -- An Outlook
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
viii, 278 pages
Isbn
9780803987258
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Label
Personality and social psychology: towards a synthesis
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 242-273) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Machine derived contents note: Persons and Situations -- Cornerstones of Modern Personality Psychology -- The Issue of Consistency in Personality -- Sixty Years of Controversy -- In Defence of Traits -- New (and Revived) Perspectives -- Modern Interactionism -- An Alternative Framework for Personality Research -- Implementing the Interactionist Programme -- Three Exemplary Areas of Research -- Improving Personality Measurement -- The Nomothetic Road to the Study of Consistency -- Personality Psychology Is about Individuals -- Rediscovering the Idiographic Legacy -- The Role of the Situation in Personality Research -- Personality Psychology in the Nineties -- An Outlook -- Expanded Contents For Solus -- Apter One -- Persons And Situations -- Cornerstones Of Modern Personality Psychology -- Scope of the book -- eview of the chapters -- Apter Two -- The Issue Of Consistency In Personality -- Sixty Years Of Controversy -- Meanings of consistency -- The beginnings of the controversy -- The traditional trait position -- The situationist challenge -- Proposed solutions -- mmary -- Apter Three -- In Defence Of Traits -- New (And Revived) Perspectives -- Basic trait dimensions -- the big five -- The biological basis of traits -- Traits as social constructions -- mmary -- Apter Four -- Modern Interactionism -- An Alternative Framework For Personality Research -- The fundamentals of modern interactionism -- The role of situation variables -- Personality development from an interactionist perspective -- mmary -- Apter Five -- Implementing The Interactionist Programme -- Three Exemplary Areas Of Research -- Anxiety -- a multidimensional approach -- Emotions and person-situation congruence -- Prosocial behaviour -- Has interactionism come of age -- critical voices -- mmary -- Apter Six -- Improving Personality Measurement -- The Nomothetic Road To The Study Of Consistency -- The moderator variable strategy -- beyond omnibus predictions -- Aggregation and act trends -- beyond single-act criteria -- The peer-rating strategy -- beyond self-reports -- mmary -- Apter Seven -- Personality Psychology Is About Individuals -- Rediscovering The Idiographic Legacy -- Strategies for capturing individual uniqueness -- The idiothetic approach to consistency -- Integrating idiographic and nomothetic measures of personality -- Understanding personal life plans -- mmary -- Apter Eight -- The Role Of The Situation In Personality Research -- Situations as objective entities -- Situations as subjective realities -- Situations as chosen by the individual -- mmary -- Chapter Nine -- Personality Psychology In The Nineties -- An Outlook
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
viii, 278 pages
Isbn
9780803987258
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
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