University of Phoenix
PSYCHOLOGY OF PERSONALITY
November 10, 2009
The following paper will explain the differences in the biological and humanistic approaches to personality. Hans Eysenck’s theory will be explained, also it make clear that a complete understanding of human personality requires us to go beyond some of the traditional boundaries of the discipline.
The biological approach is the notion that we inherit our personalities from our parents. Hans Eysenck theory states that personality is based on biology. In that theory he makes 3 arguments: consistency of extraversion-introversion over time, pointing