This engaging, comprehensive introduction to the field of personality psychology integrates discussion of personality theories, research, assessment techniques, and applications of specific theories. The Psychology of Personality introduces students to many important figures in the field and covers both classic and contemporary issues and research. The second edition reflects significant changes in the field but retains many of the special features that made it a textbook from which instructors found easy to teach and students found easy to learn. Bernardo Carduccias passion for the study of personality is evident on every page.For example, in a widely cited study in which the characteristics of males and females from 37 different countries were examined, Buss ... for a mate, other research has documented that both men and women prefer to have a wealthy mate (Hanko, Master, aamp; Sabini, 2004; ... In creating a aquot;top- 10 listaquot; of personality characteristics, they also noted that those 10 characteristics men and women most preferredanbsp;...
|Title||:||The Psychology of Personality|
|Author||:||Bernardo J. Carducci|
|Publisher||:||John Wiley & Sons - 2009-03-09|