By Andrzej Eliasz, Sarah E. Hampson

The second one quantity within the Advances in character Psychology sequence, this booklet offers an authoritative choice of works through top specialists within the box. It makes a speciality of 3 of the main matters in character psychology: character, impact and arousal; character and intelligence; and character constitution. the 1st a part of the publication seeks to examine cognitive biases depending on nervousness and the organic foundations of concept and motion. It additionally seems on the impact of temperamental characteristics on response to demanding occasions. within the moment half, contributions think about the mutual relatives among character and intelligence, the similarities and variations among character and intelligence, and the cognitive mechanisms of human intelligence and character. the ultimate half analyses character constitution throughout cultures and offers a version of character correct to situational descriptions. the entire authors are skilled and popular specialists within the box of character psychology. the amount accommodates serious experiences, bringing the reader up to date with key matters, and specified facts from modern empirical examine initiatives, reflecting the range and power of present paintings on character psychology.

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