Individual Differences and Personality

Individual Differences and Personality, Third Edition provides a comprehensive overview of research on personality. The book begins with the main approaches to the study of personality, basic principles of personality measurement, the concept of personality traits, and the major dimensions of personality variation. Further chapters review personality change and stability, biological causal mechanisms, genetic and environmental influences and evolutionary adaptive function. Personality disorders are examined as are life outcomes—such as relationships, work, health, and others—that are predicted by personality characteristics. The book additionally examines important individual differences, such as mental abilities, vocational interests, religious beliefs, political attitudes and sexuality. The third edition is updated with new findings on age-related differences in personality, on sexual orientation and personality, on socially desirable responding in personality assessment, and on the biological and social origins of mental ability differences. Treatments of several topics have been streamlined, including reliability and validity, developmental change, genetic and environmental influences and the structure of mental abilities. Organized by issues in personality research rather than by theorists Identifies main traits in personality and explains personality assessment Examines the impact of personality on life outcomes Explores developmental, genetic and evolutionary aspects of personality Includes other psychological characteristics (abilities, interests, beliefs and attitudes)

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  • Author : Michael C. Ashton
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Pages : 404 pages
  • ISBN : 0128098465
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Individual Differences and Personality

Individual Differences and Personality
  • Author : Michael C. Ashton
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release : 01 June 2017
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Individual Differences and Personality, Third Edition provides a comprehensive overview of research on personality. The book begins with the main approaches to the study of personality, basic principles of personality measurement, the concept of personality traits, and the major dimensions of personality variation. Further chapters review personality change and stability, biological causal mechanisms, genetic and environmental influences and evolutionary adaptive function. Personality disorders are examined as are life outcomes—such as relationships, work, health, and others—that are predicted by

Personality and Individual Differences

Personality and Individual Differences
  • Author : Tomas Chamorro-Premuzic
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release : 19 December 2016
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Personality and Individual Differences is a state-of-the-art undergraduate textbook that covers the salient and recent literature on personality, intellectual ability, motivation and other individual differences such as creativity, emotional intelligence, leadership and vocational interests. This third edition has been completely revised and updated to include the most up-to-date and cutting-edge data and analysis. As well as introducing all topics related to individual differences, this book examines and discusses many important underlying issues, such as the psychodynamic approach to latent variables,

Individual Differences and Personality

Individual Differences and Personality
  • Author : Colin Cooper
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 01 October 2020
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Individual Differences and Personality provides a student-friendly introduction to both classic and cutting-edge research into personality, mood, motivation and intelligence, and their applications in psychology and in fields such as health, education and sporting achievement. Including a new chapter on 'toxic' personality traits, and an additional chapter on applications in real-life settings, this fourth edition has been thoroughly updated and uniquely covers the necessary psychometric methodology needed to understand modern theories. It also develops deep processing and effective learning by

Biology of Personality and Individual Differences

Biology of Personality and Individual Differences
  • Author : Turhan Canli
  • Publisher : Guilford Press
  • Release : 23 January 2006
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This is the first book to provide an overview of current research using cutting-edge genetic and neuroimaging methods in the study of personality. Integrating compelling lines of inquiry that until now have largely remained disparate, the volume brings together leading investigators from personality psychology; clinical psychology and psychiatry; cognitive, affective, and behavioral neuroscience; and comparative psychology. Coverage includes the structure of personality and its mapping onto biology, genetic markers for individual differences and vulnerability towards psychopathology, sex differences and age-related

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Key Thinkers in Individual Differences
  • Author : Alex Forsythe
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 28 May 2019
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Key Thinkers in Individual Differences introduces the life, work and thought of 25 of the most influential figures who have shaped and developed the measurement of intelligence and personality. Expanding on from a résumé of academic events, this book makes sense of these psychologists by bringing together not only their ideas but the social experiences, loves and losses that moulded them. By adapting a chronological approach, Forsythe presents the history and context behind these thinkers, ranging from the buffoonery and

The Evolution of Personality and Individual Differences

The Evolution of Personality and Individual Differences
  • Author : David M. Buss,Patricia H. Hawley
  • Publisher : OUP USA
  • Release : 20 January 2022
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Capturing a scientific change in thinking about personality and individual differences that has been building over the past 15 years, and this volume stands at an important moment in the development of psychology as a discipline. It draws together theoretical inspiration from life history theory, evolutionary genetics, molecular genetics, developmental psychology, personality psychology, and evolutionary psychology.

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  • Author : Colin Cooper
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 30 January 2015
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Colin Cooper's 'Individual Differences' has been a favourite among lecturers and students of differential psychology since it was published in 1997. It is unique in its comprehensive coverage of both personality theories and the methodological issues associated with personality and psychometric testing. This new edition has been fully revised and expanded to include recent developments in the field. There is also a new chapter on Emotional Intelligence and expanded coverage of the Big 5 model of personality and positive psychology. Cooper also

An Introduction to Personality, Individual Differences and Intelligence

An Introduction to Personality, Individual Differences and Intelligence
  • Author : Nick Haslam,Luke Smillie,John Song
  • Publisher : SAGE
  • Release : 13 February 2017
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The second edition of this popular textbook builds on the strengths of the first, continuing its reputation for clarity, accessibility, conceptual sophistication and panoramic coverage of personality and intelligence. The authorship team is enriched by the addition of two high-profile international scholars, Luke Smillie and John Song, whose expertise broadens and deepens the text. New to this edition: Chapters exploring the neurobiological, genetic and evolutionary foundations of personality; and emotion, motivation and personality processes An enhanced coverage of personality disorders

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  • Author : Philip Corr
  • Publisher : SAGE
  • Release : 13 December 2018
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Revisiting the Classic Studies is a series of texts that introduces readers to the studies in psychology that changed the way we think about core topics in the discipline today. It provokes students to ask more interesting and challenging questions about the field by encouraging a deeper level of engagement, both with the details of the studies themselves and with the nature of their contribution. Edited by leading scholars in their field and written by researchers at the cutting edge

The SAGE Handbook of Personality and Individual Differences

The SAGE Handbook of Personality and Individual Differences
  • Author : Virgil Zeigler-Hill,Todd K. Shackelford
  • Publisher : SAGE
  • Release : 04 August 2021
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The examination of personality and individual differences is a major field of research in the modern discipline of psychology. Concerned with the ways humans develop an organised set of characteristics to shape themselves and the world around them, it is a study of how people come to be ‘different’ and ‘similar’ to others, on both an individual and a cultural level. The SAGE Handbook of Personality and Individual Difference is the broadest and most comprehensive overview of the field to

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  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release : 04 November 2020
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The Wiley Encyclopedia of Personality and Individual Differences, Personality Processes and Individuals Differences

The Wiley Encyclopedia of Personality and Individual Differences, Personality Processes and Individuals Differences
  • Author : Annamaria Di Fabio,Donald H. Saklofske,Con Stough
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release : 03 November 2020
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Volume 3, Personality Processes and Individuals Differences of The Wiley Encyclopedia of Personality and Individual Differences The Encyclopedia of Personality and Individual Differences (EPID) is organized into four volumes that look at the many likenesses and differences between individuals. Each of these four volumes focuses on a major content area in the study of personality psychology and individuals' differences. The first volume, Models and Theories, surveys the significant classic and contemporary viewpoints, perspectives, models, and theoretical approaches to the study of

An Introduction to Personality, Individual Differences and Intelligence

An Introduction to Personality, Individual Differences and Intelligence
  • Author : Nick Haslam,Luke Smillie,John Song
  • Publisher : SAGE
  • Release : 13 February 2017
GET THIS BOOKAn Introduction to Personality, Individual Differences and Intelligence

The second edition of this popular textbook builds on the strengths of the first, continuing its reputation for clarity, accessibility, conceptual sophistication and panoramic coverage of personality and intelligence. The authorship team is enriched by the addition of two high-profile international scholars, Luke Smillie and John Song, whose expertise broadens and deepens the text. New to this edition: Chapters exploring the neurobiological, genetic and evolutionary foundations of personality; and emotion, motivation and personality processes An enhanced coverage of personality disorders

The SAGE Handbook of Personality and Individual Differences

The SAGE Handbook of Personality and Individual Differences
  • Author : Virgil Zeigler-Hill,Todd K. Shackelford
  • Publisher : SAGE
  • Release : 08 May 2018
GET THIS BOOKThe SAGE Handbook of Personality and Individual Differences

The examination of personality and individual differences is a major field of research in the modern discipline of psychology. Concerned with the ways humans develop an organised set of characteristics to shape themselves and the world around them, it is a study of how people come to be ‘different' and ‘similar' to others, on both an individual and a cultural level. This volume focuses on the multiple origins of personality and individual differences, in chapters arranged across three thematic sections: