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ERIC Number: EJ238340
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1981-Jan
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Personal Adjustment to Aging: Longitudinal Prediction from Neuroticism and Extraversion.
Costa, Paul T., Jr.; And Others
Journal of Gerontology, v36 n1 p78-85 Jan 1981
Neuroticism was related negatively and extraversion was related positively to most concurrent measures of well-being in both younger and older subsamples. Predictive correlations between personality and subjective well-being showed that enduring personality dispositions antedate and predict measures of personal adjustment to aging. (Author)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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