Essays Tagged: "personality trait"

The correlation between physical appearance and shyness

these dimensions relate to one another, however, is unclear. Does shyness have the properties of a personality trait and lead to depression, or does depression lead to shyness? Are both manifestation ... encing (in a "path modeling" sense; Duncan, 1975), is to view shyness (the exogenous variable) as a personality trait (Plomin & Daniels, 1986) that exerts an influence simultaneously on both attri ...

(14 pages) 82 0 3.0 Nov/2006

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

Comparison between Shelley's Frankenstein, Whale's Frankenstein, Percy Shelley's poem Alastor

of duality and binary opposition Shelley portrays two very different characters with one disturbing personality trait – that is their hubris and unbridled ambition. Victor becomes physically ill ...

(4 pages) 15 0 4.0 Jul/2007

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

Sense of Self

erm) is essentially what defines me and makes me unique. This could be a certain look, attitude, or personality trait. It could also be the way I view a certain person, thing or subject. Perhaps, my s ...

(2 pages) 53 0 4.0 Jan/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

Mischel’s Argument Against Personality Trait

Mischel's argument against personality trait psychology is a very strong one and is supported by other psychologists. Mischel h ... supported by other psychologists. Mischel has some very interesting ideas on why we should not use personality traits to judge peoples behavior. Some of those ideas are that personality traits tend t ... its tend to label and stereotype people, and even discriminate against them. Mischel also says that personality traits exist only in the observer's mind. So personality traits might be better used to ...

(1 pages) 16 0 5.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

Character Analysis of Creon Antigone, by Sophocles

In Antigone, written by Sophocles, Creon dominates the play with his powerful yet arrogant personality. Even though Antigone is the name of this play, Creon, the ruling king of Thebes with a ... body. She gets caught in this illegal act by the very dynamic character of Creon. There are endless personality traits to describe Creon, but certain traits that pop out are his strength/power and his ...

(2 pages) 29 0 0.0 Apr/2008

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Classical Studies > Greek Language & Literature


ly and broadly. Reflecting current research, this paper identifies the relationship between the key personality differences (Locus of control, Machiavellianism, Monitoring, Risk-taking, Self-efficacy, ... for the job may not need only the right skills to perform successfully. A brief description of each personality trait will be provided that will identify the conceptual relationship of the likely impa ...

(7 pages) 89 0 0.0 Aug/2008

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management > Human Resource Management

Personality Reflection

ive toes. So physically, we are basically the same. What makes us different from one another is the personality inside of us. A personality is the way one shows one's identity of who he or she is.The ... of us. A personality is the way one shows one's identity of who he or she is.The way I would define personality would be by the characteristics one shows in different situations. For instance, in an e ...

(3 pages) 156 0 3.5 Oct/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology > Psychological Theories & Authors

Business in Organistion: Nomothetic Approach

umerous number of tests and theories have been derived and developed in context to the identity and personality of individuals. However not all of them prove to be useful in relation to work organisat ... nisations, and therefore often conflict with each other. This essay broadly looks at the concept of personality, primarily referring to the nomothetic approach and its use in the work organisation.The ...

(7 pages) 36 0 0.0 Mar/2010

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Fear of Success: Imposters or Pretenders?

onal characteristics of people plagued by such disorders. Findings suggest that the perfectionistic personality could help explain the assumed high expectation from others within impostors. Moreover, ... etent as their behavior. (Clance,1985; Clance & Imes, 1978; Harvey & Katz, 1985). The other personality trait linked to impostor phenomenon that has been shown to raise depressive disorders is ...

(5 pages) 0 0 0.0 Apr/2012

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

The theme in Ibsen's A Doll's House

rself that is separate from her identity as a wife and mother.In the nineteenth century, pride is a personality trait for a husband. Likewise the women, the roles assigned to men are also explored in ...

(3 pages) 1 0 0.0 May/2013

Subjects: Art Essays > Works of Art