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The normal personality

Robert L. Wrenn

The normal personality

issues to insights.

by Robert L. Wrenn

  • 365 Want to read
  • 10 Currently reading

Published by Brooks/Cole Pub. Co. in Belmont, Calif .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Psychology.,
  • Adjustment (Psychology) -- Addresses, essays, lectures.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    StatementEdited by Robert L. Wrenn and Rene A. Ruiz.
    ContributionsRuiz, René A. 1929- joint comp.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBF149 .W72
    The Physical Object
    Paginationix, 361 p.
    Number of Pages361
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4911878M
    LC Control Number76103638

    Well-known personality tests include the Rorschach test, in which an individual is asked to look at ink blots and tell what they bring to mind; the Minnesota Multiphasic Personality Inventory, which uses a true-false questionnaire to delineate normal personality types from variants; and the Thematic Apperception Test, which employs cards. In The Normal Personality, Reiss argues that human beings are naturally intolerant of people who express values significantly different from their own. Because of this intolerance, psychologists and psychiatrists sometimes confuse individuality with abnormality and thus over-diagnose disorders.

    The Normal Personality: A New Way of Thinking about People Steven Reiss, Author Cambridge University Press $ (p) ISBN More By and About This Author. The matter of what is "normal" in the sense that so many people use the word must not be a mere statistical nicety. It can't be and must not be "normal" to be a Christian just because 95% of your.

    Delineating the structure of normal and abnormal personality: an integrative hierarchical approach, Journal of Personality and Social Psychology –57 with permission A schematic structural model of the DSM-IV mood and anxiety disorders. Reproduced from D. Watson Rethinking the. The New Personality Self-Portrait 25 The New Personality Self-Portrait 25 (NPSP25) is a self-report measure used to discover your personality structure and to understand how your pattern compares with those of o people who have taken the test. It illustrates the wide range of normal personality styles that combine to create your unique personality [ ].


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