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Essentials of Psychology

Psychology

Quiz 10 :

Personality

Quiz 10 :

Personality

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Freud was impressed by psychiatrist ____ "talking cure" therapy,in which patients with emotional problems were told to report whatever came to mind.
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Which philosophy of life conceives of people as being unique,independent entities,separate from their social surroundings?
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Although personality styles may be associated with particular cultures,most personality researchers strive to identify universal aspects of personality.Which personality perspective has been shaped by this observation?
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The text defines personality as the consistent and ____ thoughts,feelings,and behaviors an individual engages in.
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Piecing together his patients' accounts of their lives while under hypnosis,Freud believed that he had discovered the ____ mind.
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Examples of ____ material might include your parents' phone number,some of the material from previous sections of this questionnaire,and a conversation you had yesterday with a friend.
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Which two techniques did Freud adapt to his own emerging theory of the human mind?
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Painful,forgotten memories from childhood,hidden feelings of hostility,and sexual urges that would cause us anxiety if we were aware of them are held in our ____.
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An example of the kind of medical problem that set Freud on his journey of discovery into psychology was a strange neurological-like condition referred to as ____,in which the patient has no feeling from the wrists to the tips of the fingers but does have feeling in the forearms.
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Freud was originally trained as a ____.
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During the past 25 years,as psychology has become more of an international science,personality theorists are thinking about human behavior in a way similar to that of collectivists.What is this perspective known as?
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____ is an important quality of personality because it is used to explain why everyone does not act the same in similar situations.
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What metaphor did Freud's model use to describe the mind?
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Our ____ mind is the relatively small part of our mind that we are aware of at the moment,like the tip of the iceberg that is visible above the surface of the water.
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Freud started looking into the unconscious mind when he realized that the ____ symptoms of his patients might be caused by ____ factors.
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Personality psychology was developed and has flourished in the North American and Western European social climate of ____.
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Dr.Young believes that our personality is set in early childhood and is driven by unconscious and sexual impulses that we poorly understand.Her beliefs reflect the ____ perspective of personality development.
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Freud proposed that the mind is like an iceberg.What makes up the biggest part of this iceberg?
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Freud claimed that we largely underestimate the effect of the ____ on our behavior.
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According to Freud,those mental processes that are not currently conscious,but could become so at any moment are contained in the ____.
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