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  1. Personality as an Affect-processing System

    Toward An Integrative Theory

    By Jack Block

    At least since Hippocrates, human beings have been trying to describe and analyze the behavioral and cognitive consistencies now referred to as personality. And in recent decades, no less than in the preceding centuries, they have generated a bewildering variety of construals and constructs. In...

    Published February 4th 2013 by Psychology Press

  2. Personality, Human Development, and Culture

    International Perspectives On Psychological Science (Volume 2)

    Edited by Ralf Schwarzer, Peter A. Frensch

    This is the second of two volumes which together present the main contributions from the 29th International Congress of Psychology, held in Berlin in 2008, written by international leaders in psychology from around the world. The authors present a variety of approaches and...

    Published August 27th 2012 by Psychology Press

  3. Intelligence and Personality

    Bridging the Gap in Theory and Measurement

    Edited by Janet M. Collis, Samuel J. Messick, Ulrich Schiefele

    This volume brings together leading researchers in a major new effort to bridge the historical gap between the domains of ability and personality. The result is a remarkable collection of chapters analyzing critical issues at the interface--style, structure, process, and context. Contributors...

    Published August 15th 2012 by Psychology Press

  4. The Psychology of Social Conflict and Aggression

    Edited by Joseph P. Forgas, Arie W. Kruglanski, Kipling D Williams

    Series: Sydney Symposium of Social Psychology

    This book provides an up-to-date integration of some of the most recent developments in social psychological research on social conflict and aggression, one of the most perennial and puzzling topics in all of psychology. It offers an informative, scholarly yet readable overview of recent...

    Published March 20th 2011 by Psychology Press

  5. Applied Positive Psychology

    Improving Everyday Life, Health, Schools, Work, and Society

    Edited by Stewart I. Donaldson, Mihaly Csikszentmihalyi, Jeanne Nakamura

    Series: Applied Psychology Series

    Positive Psychology has experienced extraordinary growth over the past decade. Emerging research in this area is suggesting new strategies for improving everyday life, healthcare, education systems, organizations and work life, and societies across the globe. This book will be of interest to all...

    Published February 27th 2011 by Routledge

  6. Individual Differences and Personality

    3rd Edition

    By Colin Cooper

    Colin Cooper's 'Individual Differences' has been a favourite among lecturers and students of differential psychology since it was published in 1997. It is unique in its comprehensive coverage of both personality theories and the methodological issues associated with personality and psychometric...

    Published August 26th 2010 by Routledge

  7. An Introduction to Theories of Personality

    7th Edition

    By Robert Ewen B, Robert B. Ewen

    This 7th Edition helps students unravel the mysteries of human behavior through its highly readable introduction to the ideas of the most significant personality theorists. Engaging biographical sketches begin each chapter, and unique capsule summaries help students review key concepts. ...

    Published October 4th 2009 by Psychology Press

  8. Handbook of the Uncertain Self

    Edited by Robert M. Arkin, Kathryn C. Oleson, Patrick J. Carroll

    This Handbook explores the cognitive, motivational, interpersonal, clinical, and applied aspects of personal uncertainty. It showcases both the diversity and the unity that defines contemporary perspectives on uncertainty in self within social and personality psychology. The contributions to the...

    Published September 27th 2009 by Psychology Press

  9. Personality and Intelligence at Work

    Exploring and Explaining Individual Differences at Work

    By Adrian Furnham

    Personality and Intelligence at Work examines the increasingly controversial role of individual differences in predicting and determining behaviour at work. It combines approaches from organizational psychology and personality theory to critically examine the physical, psychological and...

    Published March 25th 2008 by Routledge

  10. TEMAS (Tell-Me-A-Story) Assessment in Multicultural Societies

    By Giuseppe Costantino, Richard H. Dana, Robert G. Malgady

    Ethnic minority children now comprise over 75 percent of students in 100 of the largest cities in the United States. However, these students have not been given equal access to, nor benefited from, the contemporary mental health system as have their non-minority peers. TEMAS (Tell-Me-A-Story)...

    Published March 18th 2007 by Routledge