Biological & Humanistic Approaches to Personality

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Biological & Humanistic Approaches to Personality

Biological & Humanistic Approaches to Personality When breaking down the differences with how Abraham Maslow used personality and development that consisted of theories based solely on the personality part of human needs. His hierarchy of needs pyramid shows the influences of human needs to the formation of unique individual personality. There are factors of biological needs that influence the formation of the way the personality has an impact role, which shapes relationships by reviewing Maslow’s personality theory. By reviewing the relationships you will be able to see focused similarities and it’s upcoming. Analyzing the aspects that are essential to the theory of humanistic approach with the personality of explanations will enlighten you to the differential views of each individual theory of personality.

Describing Humanistic Needs
Abraham Maslow shows us how he sees the makeup of individual personality. Each need and stage is based on priority. Maslow's theory shows us the influences of the human needs to personality. Physiological needs; health, food, water, shelter, clothing, sleep, and sex. Coping information is needed to meet these needs. Safety and security, helping information, need to feel safe from physical danger. The ability to have a sense of security, knowing what to expect, is a good example of coping. After these needs are met an individual can experience life in a better quality so one can expand their personality. If living in fear and not meeting the needs of safety or security you are trapped and little room to grow with your personality expand your experiences. As well belonging, need for love, affection, being a part of something, is crucial towards the enlightening information needed to fulfill the need to belong. The need to be accepted by others, gives one a feeling of security in relationships. This comes in all forms such as support, praise, and encouragement which helps build that level of acceptance. Meeting these needs shows an individual how to accept and show acceptance of others. Esteem is also a human need, which comes from respect and admiration. Empowering information is needed at this esteem level. Self-esteem and respect for yourself has to be evident before anyone else can respect you. When receiving acceptance, having self worth esteem, these boosts your confidence to achieve. To then add, it helps to strive for individuality and independence. Self-actualization is when one see's their full potential. At this level the individual is looking for edifying information. Before you can achieve this all other needs of the hierarchy must be achieved in at least partial form. This is when you can and will believe in yourself. Confidences in your self shines and you have the ability to stand up for what you believe and reach out to others. The dedication to continue bettering one's self doesn't disappear once these needs have been met. Personality can be forever evolving. New experiences, belief struggle, and can make a judging predicaments with the course of your continue life.

Biological Factors
To state, factors whether they are biological or not, they influence the formation of your daily problems, indeed can fool the influence of not meeting with the right understanding. Individual temperament which influences the formation of personality is one biological factor. Heredity research shows a difference with individuals that have strong genetic foundations, based on genetic factors. Environmental influences do condition temperamental qualities to environmental experiences. The development of one’s personality is based in some form or fashion of its environment. The four dimensions of temperament are an activity dimension, an emotionality dimension, a sociability dimension, and an aggressive/impulsive dimension. Another biological factor in the...
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