Candidate News and Personality Profiles — 2020 Presidential Election Candidates
Category: Bernie Sanders
CSB/SJU Professor Predicts Trump Would Beat Clinton By Kirsti Marohn St. Cloud Times March 1, 2016 (4:35 p.m. CST) Excerpted A political psychology professor at the...
Summary: A psychological analysis of Vermont senator Bernie Sanders — a contender for the Democratic nomination in the 2016 presidential election — by Catherine Lundstrom, Hanae Nakamoto, Jacob Wankel, Christian Grande, Joe Trenzeluk, Atarah Pinder, and Aubrey Immelman, Ph.D., at the Unit for the Study of Personality in Politics, revealed that Sanders’s primary personality patterns are Dominant / controlling and Contentious / resolute, with secondary Ambitious / confident features. In summary, Sanders’s personality composite can be characterized as a “deliberative nonconformist.”