Trait approah/Personality - Psychology

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Trait approah/Personality - Psychology
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Personality information Stage 2 Psychology
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  1. Name the Big 5
    • Openness to experience 
    • Conscientiousness
    • Extraversion
    • Agreeableness
    • Neuroticism
  2. Openness characteristics (6)
    • likes: art
    • emotion
    • adventure
    • unusual ideas
    • curious
    • fantasy
  3. Conscientious characteristics (5)
    • MARTIN
    • self discipline
    • aim to achieve
    • planning
    • order
    • dutifulness
  4. Extraversion characteristics (6)
    • KRUSTY
    • warmth
    • assertiveness
    • activity
    • positive
    • energy
    • seeking stimulation in company
  5. Agreeableness characteristics
    • MARGE
    • compassionate
    • cooperative 
    • trust
    • modesty
  6. Neuroticism characteristics (6)
    • HOMER
    • anxious
    • hostile
    • vulnerable
    • depressed
    • self-conscious 
    • impulsive
  7. How do we describe/asses personality?
    • We compare to what we believe is average
    • eg if we say tall, taller than what we believe to be average height
  8. Define temperament
    personality aspects observed from birth
  9. Main dimensions of temperament
    • Neuroticism
    • Extraversion
  10. Biological aspects affecting Personality (4)
    • brain structures
    • body systems
    • neurochemistry
    • Carver and Scheier 'physical influences on personality'
  11. Basic Processes influences on personality
    • universal psychological processes eg:
    • emotional reactions
    • cognitive processing 
    • 'Personality affects behaviours via the influence of patterns of basic processes
  12. Person influences on personality (6)
    • role of individual differences
    • combo of: biology
    • basic processes
    • childhood influences
    • critical experiences = personality characteristics
  13. Socio-cultural influences on personality (4)
    • interpersonal interactions
    • relationships
    • cultural norms 
    • social expectations
  14. Eysenck's fundamental personality dimensions: 3 and opposites
    • Extraversion/introersion
    • Neuroticism/stability
    • Psychoticism/ impulse control 
  15. Eysenck's main dimensions to temperament?
    Neuroticism and extraversion 

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