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Personality Psychology: Domains of Knowledge about Human Nature

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Larsen and Buss's Personality Psychology is based on a framework of six important domains of knowledge about personality functioning. These six domains are the dispositional domain (traits, trait taxonomies, and personality dispositions over time), the biological domain (physiology, genetics, evolution), the intrapsychic domain (psychodynamics, motives), the cognitive/expe ...more
Hardcover, 610 pages
Published September 28th 2001 by McGraw Hill (first published March 20th 2001)
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Rat Barrel
This is a text book. That said, it is very high quality foundational material for studying personality theory.
Ann
I had to read this for my Intersession class, and it was an incredible read! I learned so much about myself, and why people behave and react they way they do. It was easy to read because the terms weren't too technical. Despite being a textbook, it's definitely a book I would recommend if you wanted to learn more about yourself (and why those people in your life drive you crazy)! =o)
Mustafa Ba
Quite astonishing textbook for building a base of understanding personality psychology.
Hayley Smuts
Easily read for some complicated subject matter. Very straightforward and parallels well with lecture formats. Definitely made studying for midterms and finals much easier.
Chrissy
Not a fan of personality psychology. This text did not help.
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