Fall 2008

Personality Psychology

Listed in: Psychology, as PSYC-21


Amy P. Demorest (Section 01)


A consideration of theory and methods directed at understanding those characteristics of the person related to individually distinctive ways of experiencing and behaving. Prominent theoretical perspectives will be examined in an effort to integrate this diverse literature and to determine the directions in which this field of inquiry is moving. These theories will also be applied to case histories to examine their value in personality assessment. Requisite: Psychology 11. Limited to 40 students. Fall semester. Professor Demorest.