33-slide presentation on the psychology and neuroscience of personality
Numerous charts, graphs, research results, vocabulary, and cartoons are provided.
All vocabulary is indicated in bold. Presentation prepared by a former editor for the Princeton Review's Cracking the AP Psychology Exam.
This information has been used for years as part of a College Board approved AP curriculum. It is designed for use by AP Psychology teachers, although it has been adapted for other class levels.
Presentation provides substantial information for someone unfamiliar with research in this aspect of psychology.
“Big 5” Theory of Personality
Trait Theory of Personality
Anchor & Adjustment
Fundamental Attribution Error
Visual Orientation Hypothesis
Self-Serving Attributional Bias
Maslow’s Hierarchy of Needs
Basking in Reflected Glory (BIRG)
“Better than Average” Phenomenon