Lawrence A. Pervin is Professor of Psychology at Rutgers University as well as the Dean of Student Affairs.
Personality: Theory and Research, 10th Edition introduces the primary theoretical perspectives that guide contemporary research on personality and individual differences, while also reviewing a wide range of contemporary scientific findings on personality.
• Unique author team brings three distinct perspectives - psychodynamic, social-cognitive, and trait-theoretic - providing the reader with a balanced approach to the various theoretical perspectives. • Features completely updated coverage of the latest theory and research in personality. • Contains two new chapters specifically devoted to research advances: Biological Foundations of Personality and Personality in Context. • Rewritten to be even more accessible.