5 Written Questions
5 Matching Questions
- free association
- a all our thoughts and feelings about ourselves, in answer to the question who am i?
- b according to Freud, a reservoir of mostly unacceptable thoughts, wishes, feelings, and memories. According to contemporary psychologists, information processing of which we are unaware
- c according to Maslow, one of the ultimate psychological needs that arises after basic physical and psychological needs are met and self-esteem is achieved; the motivation to fulfill one's potential
- d the largely conscious, "executive" part of personality that, according to Freud, mediates between the id, superego, and reality. operates on the reality principle, satisfying the id's desires in ways that will realistically bring pleasure rather than pain.
- e in psychoanalysis, a method of exploring the unconscious in which the person relaxes and says whatever comes to mind, no matter how trivial or embarrassing
5 Multiple Choice Questions
- the part of the personality that, according to Freud, represents internalized ideals and provides standards for judgment (the conscious) and for future aspirations
- according to Rogers, an attitude of total acceptance toward another person
- a questionaire on which people respond to items designed to gauge a wide range of feelings and vehaviors; used to assess selected personality traits
- according to Freud, a lingering focus of pleasure-seeking energies at an earlier psychosexual stage, in which conflicts were unresolved
- a personality test, that provides ambiguous stimuli designed to trigger projection of one's inner dynamics
5 True/False Questions
MMPI → contains a reservoir of unconscious psychic energy that, according to Freud, strives to satisfy basic sexual and aggressive drives. operates on the pleasure principle, demanding immediate gratification
Oedipus complex → all our thoughts and feelings about ourselves, in answer to the question who am i?
trait → a characteristic pattern of behavior or disposition to feel and act, as assessed by self-report inventories and peer reports
repression → the part of the personality that, according to Freud, represents internalized ideals and provides standards for judgment (the conscious) and for future aspirations
psychosexual stages → Freud's theory of personality that attributes thoughts and actions to unconscious motives and conflicts; the techniques used in treating psychological disorders by seeking to expose and interpret unconscious tensions