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Personality, Individual Differences and Intelligence
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PERSONALITY, INDIVIDUAL DIFFERENCES AND INTELLIGENCE

PAPERBACK BY MALTBY, JOHN; DAY, LIZ; MACASKILL, ANN

£39.99

ISBN
9781292090511
IMPRINT
PEARSON EDUCATION LIMITED
 
 
EDITION
4TH NEW EDITION
PUBLISHER
PEARSON EDUCATION LIMITED
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IN STOCK
FORMAT
PAPERBACK
PAGES
784 pages
PUBLICATION DATE
20 MAR 2017

DESCRIPTION

A comprehensive and accessible fourth edition of a market leading text on personality, individual differences and intelligence that offers up-to-date research and a wealth of pedagogical features.The fourth edition of the marketing leading Personality, Individual Differences and Intelligence continues to offer a comprehensive, accessible and thoroughly up to date introduction to this fascinating field. A thoughtfully developed pedagogical approach guides you from the foundations to the more advanced topics, employing a range of features to encourage reflection, critical thinking and thereby a deeper understanding.

CONTENTS

PART 1 Personality1 Personality Theory in Context‚ 2 The Basis of the Psychoanalytic Approach to Personality‚ 3 Developments of Freudian Theorising‚ 4 Learning Theory Perspectives on Personality ‚ 5 Cognitive Personality Theories‚ 6 Humanistic Personality Theories‚ 7 The Trait Approach to Personality‚ 8 Biological Basis of Personality I: Genetic Heritability of Personality and Biological and Physiological Models of Personality‚ 9 Biological Basis of Personality II: Evolutionary Psychology and Animal Studies of Personality PART 2 Intelligence10 An Introduction to Intelligence11 Theories and Measurement of Intelligence12 The Use of Intelligence Tests: What Questions Emerge from the Measurement of Intelligence?13 Heritability and Socially Defined Race Differences in Intelligence14 Intelligence and the Self: Emotional Intelligence, Creativity, and Sex Differences in Intelligence.15 The Application of Personality and Intelligence in Education and the Workplace. PART 3 Applications in Individual Differences16 Optimism17 Irrational Beliefs18 Embarrassment, Shyness and Social Anxiety19 Interpersonal Relationships20 Social Attitudes and Culture21 Well-being and Personality Disorders22 Individual Differences in Health and Illness23An Introduction to Psychometric Testing