Psychological Theories of Aging personality Lecture 8 Chapter 7

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3. Does Personality Change Over Time? Depends on how you study personality? Cross sectional studies vs Longitudinal studies

4. Personality Theories Trait Theory - understand individuals by breaking down behavior patterns into observable traits (instead of observable behavior) Developmental (Stage) Theory - emphasizes different stages that occur during development (both traits & behavior)

7. ?Big Five? Personality Traits Costa and McCrae (1992) - Broad dimensions Neuroticism- individuals who experience negative affects (tense, moody, anxious) ? tendency to easily experience unpleasant emotions Extroversion ? individuals who are sociable (talkative, energetic, assertive) ? a tendency to seek stimulation and the company of others Openness to Experience ? individuals who have have active imaginations and are attentive to their inner feelings ? a tendency to enjoy art, new intellectual experiences, and ideas Agreeableness - individuals who are fundamentally altruistic, (sympathetic, kind, affectionate) ? tendency to be compassionate rather than antagonistic towards others Conscientiousness - individuals who are purposeful (organized, thorough & planful) ? a tendency to show self-discipline, act dutifully, and aim for achievement

9. Trait (beliefs about control) LOC = a generalized belief each of us has about what controls events in our life. Who or what controls what happens in my life? Who do you want to hire an internal or external? Careful because LOC is a generalized belief, not a certainty. LOC = a generalized belief each of us has about what controls events in our life. Who or what controls what happens in my life? Who do you want to hire an internal or external? Careful because LOC is a generalized belief, not a certainty.

10. LOC = a generalized belief each of us has about what controls events in our life. Who or what controls what happens in my life? Who do you want to hire an internal or external? Careful because LOC is a generalized belief, not a certainty. LOC = a generalized belief each of us has about what controls events in our life. Who or what controls what happens in my life? Who do you want to hire an internal or external? Careful because LOC is a generalized belief, not a certainty.

19. Erik Erikson?s 8 Stage of Man (woman!)


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