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Personality Theory: Famous Psychologists

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You enter a room and seated at a table discussing personality theory are Erik Erikson, Carl Jung, Karen Horney, and Alfred Adler. The discussion is lively and intense.

Erik Erikson turns to you and asks you to identify what all four of these famous psychologists have in common, and you say

A

they all could be seen as psychodynamic in perspective.

B

they were all followers of John Watson.

C

they all emphasized the importance of nurture over nature in human personality.

D

they were all university professors in the United States.

E

they all believed that self-esteem was key to human personality.