Write a 1,050 to 1,400 word paper analyzing the psychoanalytic and trait theories approach to personality. Your paper should cover the following areas:
o Compare and contrast the psychoanalytic and trait approaches to personality. What are two characteristics of the psychoanalytic and trait theory approach with which you agree? What are two characteristics of these two theories with which you disagree?
o Describe the oral and anal components of Freud s theory, and explain characteristics of personality using these components.
o Describe uses of at least three Freudian defense mechanisms with real life examples.
o Define which of the Big Five factors best describe you and which ones least describe you. Explain why this is the case.
o Between the psychoanalytic and trait theories, which one best describes your personality?
Include an introduction and conclusion in your paper.
Format your paper according to APA standards.