Busy. Please wait.

show password
Forgot Password?

Don't have an account?  Sign up 

Username is available taken
show password


Make sure to remember your password. If you forget it there is no way for StudyStack to send you a reset link. You would need to create a new account.
We do not share your email address with others. It is only used to allow you to reset your password. For details read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.

Already a StudyStack user? Log In

Reset Password
Enter the associated with your account, and we'll email you a link to reset your password.
Don't know
remaining cards
To flip the current card, click it or press the Spacebar key.  To move the current card to one of the three colored boxes, click on the box.  You may also press the UP ARROW key to move the card to the "Know" box, the DOWN ARROW key to move the card to the "Don't know" box, or the RIGHT ARROW key to move the card to the Remaining box.  You may also click on the card displayed in any of the three boxes to bring that card back to the center.

Pass complete!

"Know" box contains:
Time elapsed:
restart all cards
Embed Code - If you would like this activity on your web page, copy the script below and paste it into your web page.

  Normal Size     Small Size show me how

Personality Chpt 7

single trait approach the link between personality and behavior focusing on the nature, origins, and consequences of single traits of special importance
manny trait approach determine the list of traits and see which ones correlate with a specific behavior and then explain the pattern of correlation
essential trait approach what traits are the most important? narrow the traits to the ones that really matter, the big 5
typological approach doubts whether it is valid to compare people with each other quantitatively, hope that researchers can identify groups and classify them
authoritarianism obedience to tyrannical govt, Fromm, PEC Scale, RWA bob altemeyer,
Integrity and conscientiousness tests for new employees, agreeableness and emotional stability
self monitoring controls inner and outer self
California Q Set Block, 100 phrases on card, organize cards in importance, s-data
delay of gratification Mischel, marshmallow test
ego control self-control
ego resiliency healthy psychological adjustment
factor analysis reducing traits, eysenck, cattell, big 5
lexical hypothesis words for key traits in many languages
Fiske's Big 5 OCEAN- openness, conscientiousness, extraversion, agreeableness, neuroticism, universial, vary by region,
big 6 HEXACO- honesty-humility, emotionality, extraversion, agreeableness, conscientiousness, openness
personality development concern for the origins of personality, degree to which stable and changeable from childhood to adulthood, strong tendency to remain the same, chart 7.3