Get ahead with a $300 test prep scholarship
| Enter to win by Tuesday 9/24
AP Psychology Module 59
Terms in this set (12)
Views behavior as interaction between people's traits (including their thinking) and their social context.
In personality theory, this perspective focuses on the effects of learning on our personality development.
The interesting influences of behavior, internal cognition, and environment.
The scientific study of optimal human functioning; aims to discover and promote strengths and virtues that enables individuals and communities to thrive.
In contemporary psychology, assumed to be the center of personality, the organizer of our thoughts, feelings, and actions.
Overestimating others' noticing and evaluating our appearance, performance, and blunder (as if we presume a spotlight shines on us)
One's feelings of high or low self-worth.
One's sense of competence and effectiveness.
A readiness to perceive oneself favorably.
Excessive self-love and self-absorption.
Giving priority to one's own goals over group goals and defining one's identity in terms of personal attributes rather than group identification.
Giving priority to the goals of one's groups ( often one's extended family or work group) and defining one' identity accordingly.