This is an electronic textbook ("e-text") created
for undergraduate and graduate courses in Personality Theories.
While it is copyrighted, you may download it or print it out without
permission from the author, as long as the material is used only
for personal or educational purposes, and the source is indicated.
I hope you enjoy the chapters!
To read about my own personality theory, see
and Seven Perspectives.
For a full list of personality journals, see
list at Psych Web.
Dr. H. Berryman Edwards offers the BehaveNet Clinical
Capsules: Notable figures in behavioral health care, which
include good readings lists as well as therapists not covered here.
Brent Dean Robbins has created a wonderful collection
of essays on significant psychoanalytic and existential-phenomenological theorists,
therapists, and writers.
Finally, for access to tons of personality research
and theory, visit Dr. William Revelle's Personality Project
and Dr. Scott Acton's Great Ideas in Personality.