Theories of Personality
Social & Learning Theories

I.    Introduction
      A.    Behavioral assumptions
      B.    Environmentalism versus situationism

II.   Learning and personality
      A.    Classical conditioning
      B.    Instrumental/operant learning

III. Cognitive and learning theories
      A.    George Kelly: Personal construct theory
              1.    Cognitive construction
              2.    Personal constructs
      B.    Walter Mischel: Cognitive social learning
              1.    Dimensions of individual differences
              2.    Person versus situation variables
      C.    Albert Bandura: Cognitive social learning theory
              1.    Cognitive processes in personality
              2.    Observational learning

IV. Critical evaluations of social learning theories
      A.    The importance of emotions
      B.    Vagueness of explanations