Discussion: Analyzing a Fictional Character’s Personality
During this module you have examined eight personality theoretical perspective and some of their corresponding theories. Additionally, you have examined cultural considerations to consider when analyzing a subject. In this Discussion, you practice analyzing a subject from the perspective of personality theory and consider cultural considerations as part of the analysis. (Note: Your fictional character analysis is for the purposes of this Discussion only. Clinical analysis and diagnosis require additional formal training and would never be conducted without first meeting the individual).
- Select a public figure or celebrity, real or fictional character to analyze from the personality theory/theoretical orientation of your choice. Be sure to select a character about whose personality you know a solid amount.
- Reflect on cultural considerations applicable to your character analysis.
By Day 4
Post the character you chose and a 3-4 paragraph analysis, including the personality theory/theoretical orientation you chose and cultural considerations you considered.
Read your colleagues’ postings.