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Author Edelstein, Linda.

Title The writer's guide to character traits : includes profiles of human behaviors and personality types / by Linda N. Edelstein
Edition First edition
Published Cincinnati, Ohio : Writer's Digest Books, 1999


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 MELB  808.3927 E2193/W  DUE 15-05-18
Description 331 pages ; 24 cm
Contents Ch. 1. Real People and Believable Characters -- Ch. 2. Adult Styles -- Ch. 3. Child and Adolescent Types -- Ch. 4. Psychological Disorders -- Ch. 5. Criminal Styles -- Ch. 6. Sexual Styles -- Ch. 7. Love and Marriage -- Ch. 8. Turn of Events -- Ch. 9. Physical Disorders -- Ch. 10. Career Traits -- Ch. 11. Group Influences -- Ch. 12. Nonverbal and Verbal Communication -- Ch. 13. The Big Index
Summary "This special guide examines dozens of personality types, revealing the motivations and influences behind a range of behaviors. Hundreds of quick-reference lists, charts and case scenarios supply the psychological background you need to make your characters believable and engaging."--BOOK JACKET
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (page) and index
Subject Characters and characteristics in literature -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Fiction -- Technique -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Human behavior -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Typology (Psychology) -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Genre/Form Handbooks and manuals.
LC no. 99039516
ISBN 0898799015 (alk. paper)
158297246X (paperback)
Other Titles Character traits