Introduction to personality: toward an integration

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J. Wiley & Sons, Jul 24, 2003 - Medical - 512 pages
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Walter Mischel's Seventh Edition presents a coherent view of recent discoveries and advances in such diverse areas as behavior genetics, social evolutionary theory, trait theory and the Big Five, social cognitive theory, cognitive neuroscience, and findings at the interface of personality and social psychology. The author shows how these advances directly impact our understanding of the nature of personality.

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ORIENTATION TO PERSONALITY
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Daniel Cervone, PhD, is Associate Professor of Psychology at the University of Illinois at Chicago. He has been a visiting faculty member at the University of Washington and the University of Rome, La Sapienza, ' and a fellow at the Center for Advanced Study in the Behavioral Sciences. His publications include [i]The Coherence of Personality[/i] (coedited with Yuichi Shoda).
Walter Mischel, PhD, is the Robert Johnston Niven Professor of Humane Letters in Psychology at Columbia University. He also has held academic appointments at the University of Colorado, Harvard University, and Stanford University, and has been a fellow at the Center for Advanced Study in the Behavioral Sciences. A recipient of the Distinguished Scientific Contribution Award of the American Psychological Association, Dr. Mischel currently serves as editor of the [i]Psychological Review[/i].

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