Adult Personality Development: Volume 1: Theories and Concepts / Edition 1

Adult Personality Development: Volume 1: Theories and Concepts / Edition 1

by Lawrence S. Wrightsman
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0803944004

ISBN-13: 9780803944008

Pub. Date: 03/15/1994

Publisher: SAGE Publications

These stimulating companion volumes reflect an expansion of the coverage of Wrightsman's earlier book Personality Development in Adulthood.

They encourage readers to look at the evolving nature of their own lives, and include case studies throughout to illustrate concepts in a thought-provoking, non-technical manner.

Overview

These stimulating companion volumes reflect an expansion of the coverage of Wrightsman's earlier book Personality Development in Adulthood.

They encourage readers to look at the evolving nature of their own lives, and include case studies throughout to illustrate concepts in a thought-provoking, non-technical manner.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780803944008
Publisher:
SAGE Publications
Publication date:
03/15/1994
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
227
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.54(d)

Table of Contents

Conceptions of Personality Development in Adulthood
Psychoanalysis as an Early-Formation Theory
Theorists' Lives
Do They Determine Their Theories?
Erikson's Theory of Psychosocial Development
Psychobiography and Personality Development in Adulthood
Contemporary Stage Theories
Havighurst and Gould
Contemporary Stage Theories
Daniel Levinson
The Dialectical Approach
Change Versus Consistency in Personality Development
An Attempt at Integration

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