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  1. a questionnaire (often with true-false or agree-disagree items) on which people respond to items designed to gauge a wide range of feelings and behaviors; used to assess selected personality traits. (Myers Psychology 8e p. 615)
  2. giving priority to one's own goals over group goals, and defining one's identity in terms of personal attributes rather than group identifications. (Myers Psychology 8e p. 121)
  3. views behavior as influenced by the interaction between persons (and their thinking) and their social context. (Myers Psychology 8e p. 623)
  4. the scientific study of optimal human functioning; aims to discover and promote strengths and virtues that enable individuals and communities to thrive. (Myers Psychology 8e p. 628)
  5. in contemporary psychology, assumed to be the center of personality, the organizer of our thoughts, feelings, and actions. (Myers Psychology 9e p. 584)
  6. the perception that chance or outside forces beyond one's personal control determine one's fate. (Myers Psychology 8e p. 625)

6 True/False questions

  1. traitin contemporary psychology, assumed to be the center of personality, the organizer of our thoughts, feelings, and actions. (Myers Psychology 9e p. 584)

          

  2. personal controlour sense of controlling our environment rather than feeling helpless. (Myers Psychology 8e p. 625)

          

  3. internal locus of controlthe perception that one controls one's own fate. (Myers Psychology 8e p. 625)

          

  4. unconditional positive regardaccording to Rogers, an attitude of total acceptance toward another person. (Myers Psychology 8e p. 610)

          

  5. self-esteem(1) a sense of one's identity and personal worth. (2) all our thoughts and feelings about ourselves, in answer to the question, "Who am I?" (Myers Psychology 8e p. 161)

          

  6. collectivismone's feelings of high or low self-worth. (Myers Psychology 8e p. 632)

          

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