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In this area you will find our compilation of articles on personality types, how we are affected by the traits of our personality, and how people influence each other, be it through 'brainwashing', roles or language...

Influence & Personality Psychology
Asch: Social Influence, Conforming in Groups

The Asch conformity experiments were a series of studies that starkly demonstrated the power of conformity in groups.
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Tags: asch conformity

Influence & Personality Psychology
Zimbardo's Stanford Prison Experiment
Zimbardo's Stanford Prison Experiment

Explanation of Zimbardo's Stanford prison experiment, how it was conducted and what we can learn from it.
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Tags: zimbardo, stanford, prison, experiment

Influence & Personality Psychology
Personality Types (Friedman & Rosenman)

Personality types according to Freidman and Rosenman.
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Tags: personality types, type, personality, type a

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Personality Type Test

Psychoanalyst Sigmund Freud theorised that our personality development is based on childhood events and labelled personality types such as analy retentive and oral. Discover your Freudian personality type with this test.
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Tags: fixation, test, personality type, freud

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Authoritarian Personality

How Theodor Adorno's F-scale aimed to identify fascism and authoritarian personality.
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Tags: authoritarian, personality, fascist, scale

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Adorno's F-Scale revisited.
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Tags: adorno, authority

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Brainwashing, its origins and its use in Cults and media.
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Tags: brainwashing

Influence & Personality Psychology
Famous Left Handers

Information on famous left handed people.
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Tags: famous, left, handed, people

Influence & Personality Psychology

What makes us left handed? Evolution from war, brain hemispheres or something else.
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Tags: left handedness

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Personality and Influence

Area on human personality, how it affects our health, influencing people, and personlity tests.
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Tags: influence, personality, tests

Influence & Personality Psychology

How the words we use and media language affect our thinking.
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Tags: language, influence, words

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Five Factors Test

Test your personality across five factors.
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Tags: five factors, test, extraversion

Influence & Personality Psychology
Are You An Extrovert? Test
Are You An Extrovert? Test

How extrovert are you? Find out with this online test.
Are You An Extrovert? Test ›
Tags: Openness to Experience, test, extraversion

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How Agreeable Are You?
How Agreeable Are You?

How agreeable are you? Take the online test.
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Tags: agreeable, agreeableness, test

Influence & Personality Psychology
Are You Neurotic? Test
Are You Neurotic? Test

Find out if you're neurotic with our free test.
Are You Neurotic? Test ›
Tags: neurotic, neuroticism, test

Influence & Personality Psychology
Conscienciousness Test
Conscienciousness Test

How conscienciousness are you? Test yourself.
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Tags: Conscienciousness, five factors, test, extraversion

Influence & Personality Psychology
Social Influence

What causes us to obey to authority figures such as police, teachers and politicians and why do people conform to social norms?
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Tags: social, influence

Influence & Personality Psychology
Subliminal Advertising

How subliminal advertising has been used to influence the public, including examples.
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Tags: subliminal, advertising

Influence & Personality Psychology
Openness to Experience Personality Test
Openness to Experience Personality Test

Test your Openness to Experience with this personality test.
Openness to Experience Personality Test ›
Tags: openness to experience, test, personality, factors

Influence & Personality Psychology
Five Factor Test

Measure 5 aspects of your personality with this online test: openness to experience, concienciousness, extraversion, agreeableness and neuroticism
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Tags: five factor test, psychology, test

Influence & Personality Psychology
Openness to Experience Test

Are you a daredevil or a hermit? Find out with this online test.
Openness to Experience Test ›
Tags: openness to experience, test

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Most Read in Personality:

  1. Authoritarian Personality
  2. Handedness
  3. Zimbardo's Stanford Prison Experiment
  4. Are You Neurotic? Test
  5. Personality Type Test
  6. Asch: Social Influence, Conforming in Groups
  7. Social Influence
  8. Brainwashing
  9. Famous Left Handers
  10. Openness to Experience Personality Test

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