PS241, Lec 1: 09/04/2013
Personality: is the set of psychological traits and mechanisms within the individual that are organized…
Elements within each of us that are somewhat stable.
Serve as “models” (paradigm/guides/maps) of the human psyche.
Nomothetic & Idiographic levels.
Nomothetic: they apply to many people.
Idiographic: applies only to a particular person or situation.