An Introduction to Theories of Personality, Canadian Edition, 1st edition

  • B R. Hergenhahn
  • Matthew H. Olson
  • Ken M. Cramer

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Appropriate for personality courses offered in second or third year in psychology departments at universities across Canada.

This text offers a mainstream, theorist by theorist approach to the study of “personality psychology”. It presents a balance between theory and research. This Canadian adaptation is geared for personality course that emphasize theory, research, or both, giving students and instructors a text that is rich in Canadian content and examples, as well as the latest Canadian research.

Table of contents


 1. What is Personality?

 2. Sigmund Freud.

 3. Carl Jung.

 4. Alfred Adler.

 5. Karen Horney.

 6. Erik H. Erikson.

 7. Gordon Allport.

 8. Raymond B. Cattell and Hans J. Eysenck.

 9. B. F. Skinner.

10. John Dollard and Neal Miller.

11. Albert Bandura and Walter Mischel.

12. Edward O. Wilson and David P. Barash.

13. George Kelly.

14. Carl Rogers.

15. Abraham Maslow.

16. Rollo Reese May.

17. A Final Word.



Name Index.

Subject Index.

Published by Pearson Canada (October 3rd 2002) - Copyright © 2003