Masters Thesis

The dreams of campus protesters.

A wide variety of assessment procedures have been utilized to ascertain the typical personality traits of student activists of both the right and left. Also, much research concerning nocturnal dreams has been conducted, but few investigations have dealt with the relationship between dreams and political behavior. Dreams may be one of the most comprehensive personality assessment techniques available, To date this technique has not been employed in the study of student activists. Therefore, the main purpose of the present study was to investigate the personality characteristics of leftist student political activists, employing nocturnal dreams as the major data source,