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The Riddle Of Personality

H. Addington Bruce

The Riddle of Personality by Bruce H. Addington is a comprehensive exploration of the nature of personality, providing readers with a deep understanding of what makes us who we are. The book delves into the various theories and models of personality, examining the different factors that contribute to the development of our unique traits and characteristics. Addington begins by discussing the historical roots of personality theory, tracing its evolution from ancient Greek philosophy to modern psychology. He then explores the major theoretical frameworks of personality, including psychoanalytic, behavioral, humanistic, and cognitive approaches. Throughout the book, Addington draws on a wide range of research studies and real-life examples to illustrate the complexities of personality. He examines topics such as temperament, motivation, emotion, and intelligence, and discusses how these factors interact to shape our personalities. The book also covers the practical implications of personality theory, including how it can be applied in clinical settings to diagnose and treat mental health disorders. Addington offers insights into how personality assessments can be used to improve communication, enhance relationships, and promote personal growth. Overall, The Riddle of Personality is a thought-provoking and informative read that will appeal to anyone interested in understanding the mysteries of human behavior. It is written in an accessible and engaging style, making it suitable for both students and general readers.This scarce antiquarian book is a facsimile reprint of the old original and may contain some imperfections such as library marks and notations. Because we believe this work is culturally important, we have made it available as part of our commitment for protecting, preserving, and promoting the world's literature in affordable, high quality, modern editions, that are true to their original work.

Book Details

  • Publisher: Kessinger Publishing
  • Publish Date: May 15th, 2006
  • Pages: 312
  • Language: English
  • Dimensions: 9.00in - 6.00in - 0.70in - 1.01lb
  • EAN: 9781428605817
  • Categories: PersonalityPersonal Growth - Self-EsteemMind & Body