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Approaches To Personality, Measurement Of Personality, Personality Stability And Change, Alternative Ways Of Viewing Trait Stability And Change

"Personality" is a broad term that refers to a person's characteristic behaviors, actions, emotions, and thoughts. It is the distinctive way one approaches the world, as manifested in the typical actions, feelings, and cognitions that distinguish one person from another. Historically, scholars have conceptualized personality in three main ways: the trait, cognitive-behavioral, and psychodynamic approaches.

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