Diversity And Cultural Factors In Psychology Discussion Question

PSY/450: Diversity And Cultural Factors In Psychology

Wk 4 Discussion – Culture and Individual Differences [due Thurs]

Wk 4 Discussion – Culture and Individual Differences [due Thurs]

Discussion Topic

Post a total of 3 substantive responses over 2 separate days for full participation. This includes your initial post and 2 replies to other students.

Due Thursday

Respond to the following in a minimum of 175 words:

An individual’s personality is quite complex and can be influenced by a number of elements. One of these elements is culture.

Consider the Five Factor Model mentioned in Ch. 10 of Culture and Personality. What are some of the individual personality characteristics that may be influenced by culture? What is the role of culture in these personality characteristics? How is this measured across cultures?