Complete the Following Matrix Describing the Characters’ Personalities from the Point of View of the Three Theorists, Jung, Freud, and Rogers.

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Appendix D

TV Character Evaluation

Part I

Write a summary of 350-700 words identifying the contributions of Freud, Jung, and Rogers.

Sigmund Freud (1856-1939)

Carl Jung (1875-1961)

Carl Rogers (1902-1987)

Identifying the contributions of Freud, Jung, and Rogers to personality

Sigmund Freud (1856-1939)
His contributes to personality is based on the unconscious, which are thoughts, feelings or ideas that we typically are not aware of. He feels as if personality is structured through the id of a person, their ego, as well as their superego. His contributes are thoughts of how ones personality is developed. His theory is that ID is the collection of unconscious thoughts that we need to be fulfilled. Often this is what activates ones ego. It is what controls our thoughts and gives us the satisfaction of completing that one desired fulfillment. Whether, this is in a preconscious, unconscious or conscious state. Last is the superego, which he feels one under goes throughout growing up. He has contributed ways of blocking out and dealing with unwanted or unacceptable impulses through defense mechanisms of denial, and repression, which lists the most common mechanisms used. This is also through projection, identification, regression, intellectualization, reaction formation, displacement, and sublimation.

Carl Jung (1875-1961)
His contributes are based on universal human thoughts, through personal unconscious. He breaks his theory up into two levels of “the unconscious; it contains the individuals repressed thoughts, forgotten experiences and undeveloped ideas” As mentioned from chapter 11 page 424 of personality. His theory is also known as collective unconscious, which are memories that have been inherited or from ones past. He also has contributes to Persona, how we are viewed by others. His theory is of the thoughts of how women (anima) view a man, and how a man (animus) views how a woman maybe presented....
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