Fewpal
0 votes
23 views
in Psychology by (51.1k points)
closed by

Explain the concept of personality. Describe the cultural approach to understand personality.

1 Answer

+1 vote
by (54.5k points)
selected by
 
Best answer
  • Personality refers to our characteristic ways of responding to individuals and situations.

OR 

Personality is characterised by the following features: 

  • It has both physical and psychological components. 
  • Its expression in terms of behaviour is fairly unique. 
  • Its main features do not easily change with time. 
  • It is dynamic.

It proposes: 

  • Group’s ‘economic maintenance system’ 
  • The climatic conditions, the nature of terrain, flora and fauna, settlement patterns, social structures, division of labour, and other features such as child-rearing practices 
  • People’s skills, abilities, behavioural styles, and values 
  • Rituals, ceremonies, religious practices, arts, recreational activities, games and play

Welcome to Sarthaks eConnect: A unique platform where students can interact with teachers/experts/students to get solutions to their queries. Students (upto class 10+2) preparing for All Government Exams, CBSE Board Exam, ICSE Board Exam, State Board Exam, JEE (Mains+Advance) and NEET can ask questions from any subject and get quick answers by subject teachers/ experts/mentors/students.

Categories

...