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BROCK UPSYC 2P25Michael AshtonWinter

PSYC 2P25 Lecture Notes - Lecture 12: Social Dominance Orientation, Assortative Mating, Authoritarianism

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4 Apr 2016
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Extrinsic may not entirely believe: religiosity typically has weak positive rs with some personality traits (honesty-humility, E, a, c: openness is unr
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BROCK UPSYC 2P25Michael AshtonWinter

PSYC 2P25 Lecture Notes - Lecture 6: Heritability, Trait Theory, Epistasis

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4 Apr 2016
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What proportion of the variation in a personality trait, among people in a given population, is due to: Researchers want to find the heritability (h2)
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BROCK UPSYC 2P25Michael AshtonWinter

PSYC 2P25 Lecture Notes - Lecture 7: Prenatal Development, Trait Theory, Guppy

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4 Apr 2016
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Results indicate that common environment has a weak effect on personality. However, this is influence of normal differences in the family environment o
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BROCK UPSYC 2P25Michael AshtonFall

PSYC 2P25 Lecture Notes - Lecture 6: Trait Theory, Heritability, Epistasis

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9 Nov 2012
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Researchers want to find the heritability (h2) of a trait the proportion of the trait variation that is due to heritable (genetic) variation in a give
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BROCK UPSYC 2P25Michael AshtonFall

PSYC 2P25 Lecture Notes - Lecture 8: Conscientiousness, Type A And Type B Personality Theory, Job Performance

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9 Nov 2012
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Friedman et al. (1993, 1995): compared ratings of children"s personalities (by adults during. 1920s) with later data on eventual age of death (and caus
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BROCK UPSYC 2P25Michael AshtonWinter

PSYC 2P25 Lecture Notes - Lecture 10: Intelligence Quotient, Magnetic Resonance Imaging, Smart People

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4 Apr 2016
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Measure a variety of mental abilities report scores for overall iq (which mainly reflects g)and for parts of the test (each of which corresponds to a g
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BROCK UPSYC 2P25Michael AshtonWinter

PSYC 2P25 Lecture Notes - Lecture 8: Obsessive–Compulsive Personality Disorder, Obsessive–Compulsive Disorder, Frequency-Dependent Selection

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4 Apr 2016
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Can consider possible adaptive trade-offs of basic personality factors (in each case, frequency- dependent selection and fluctuating optimums are likel
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BROCK UPSYC 2P25Kerri MichalicaWinter

PSYC 2P25 Lecture Notes - Lecture 1: Probability Distribution, Nomothetic, Determinism

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19 Jan 2017
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There is little common agreement among personality theorists. Idiographic approach: try to understand each individuals complex, unique features, used i
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BROCK UPSYC 2P25Michael AshtonWinter

PSYC 2P25 Lecture Notes - Lecture 11: Sociosexual Orientation, Sexy Son Hypothesis, Sexual Orientation

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4 Apr 2016
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For overall iq score, only very small, inconsistent differences between men and women. But for parts of iq tests, some bigger differences: w> m on perc
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BROCK UPSYC 2P25Kerri MichalicaSpring

PSYC 2P25 Lecture Notes - Lecture 1: Personality And Individual Differences, Determinism, Trait Theory

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12 Jun 2016
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Not a common definition agreed upon agreement among. Differences in psychological characteristics: behaving, thinking, and feeling. Personality opinion
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BROCK UPSYC 2P25Michael AshtonFall

PSYC 2P25 Lecture Notes - Lecture 7: Heterozygote Advantage, Impulsivity, Novelty Seeking

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9 Nov 2012
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These characteristics are (at least partly) heritable. For most characteristics (traits), evolution leads to uniformity within a species -> deviant ind
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BROCK UPSYC 2P25Michael AshtonWinter

PSYC 2P25 Lecture Notes - Lecture 5: Trait Theory, Extraversion And Introversion, Conscientiousness

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4 Apr 2016
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