Flashcards in Week 3 - Trait Stability Deck (3)
Assumptions of personality difference classification
1. Traits relatively consistent over different situations (cross-situational stability)
2. Traits relatively enduring over time (temporal stability)
Consistency coefficients for various moral situations averaged .30-.40 and were evidence of relative specificity of particular moral beh - Mischel.
Social situations determined by social norms and conventions particular to that situation.