Biographical Case Study and Personality Study of Sarah Palin

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Biographical Case Study and Personality Study of Sarah Palin
Jessica Cardoso
Colorado Technical University Online
Phase III Individual Project
June 6, 2011

Biographical Case study of Sarah Palin
Part A: Development The person that I have chosen to be the subject of my analysis is Sarah Palin. The following paragraphs will include her background, education, her key experiences, career story, and her personal and family life and what made her famous.
Sarah Palin was born as Sarah Louise Heath in February 11, 1964. She spent the first three months of her life in Sandpoint, Idaho and then moved to Alaska with her parents. Sarah’s father, Charles was a science teacher for a school in southeast Alaska. Her father was also a track coach.
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However, Sarah Palin received a college scholarship from the event. At the age of 23, Sarah received her Bachelor’s of Science Degree from U of I, which is the University of Idaho. Shortly thereafter Sarah Palin then married her high school sweetheart Todd. Then Sarah then started working as a sports reporter for a news station in Anchorage Alaska. (makemyfamilytree.com, 2009) Sarah Palin’s adulthood was a very interesting one. Sarah was the leader of her local PTA then from there she ran for a seat on her local city council and won. These are the days that started her inters in politics. After her term ran out Palin moved forward and up in position then being elected to serve on the Energy and Gas Conservation Committee. Shortly after that in 2006, Sarah Palin made history when she won the seat of governor for the state of Alaska. Then in 2008, Senator John McCain chose Sarah Palin for his running mate for the 2008 presidential election. That made Sarah Palin a superstar and put Palin in the national spotlight. (makemyfamilytree.com, 2009) Then in 2010, Sarah Palin’s book was published it was called Going Rouge: An American Life. That same year Sarah started up her own television show on TLC called Sarah Palin’s Alaska, which that became a notational hit in TLC’s ratings.

Part B: Personality
Humanistic:
“The basis of Maslow's theory of motivation is that human beings are
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