The Psychological Profiles of Presidential Candidates John McCain and Barack Obama
Aubrey Immelman presents the personality profiles of Barack Obama and John McCain, Democratic and Republican candidates, respectively, in the 2008 U.S. presidential election, focusing on their personal strengths and limitations and the implications of their personal qualities on executive performance. Immelman is internationally recognized for his expertise in the area of political personality assessment. He has written on the subject for the Handbook of Psychology, the Handbook of Personology and Psychopathology, and the Encyclopedia of Psychology and has served as a military consultant on personality profiling and threat assessment.
Copyright © 2008 by Unit for the Study of Personality in Politics / Aubrey Immelman
Immelman, A. (2008, October 31). The psychological profiles of presidential candidates John McCain and Barack Obama. Forum Lectures, 231. Retrieved from Digital Commons website: http://digitalcommons.csbsju.edu/forum_lectures/231/