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ERIC Number: EJ582461
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1999
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ISSN: ISSN-0012-1649
Age Differences in Personality Across the Adult Life Span: Parallels in Five Cultures.
McCrae, Robert R.; And Others
Developmental Psychology, v35 n2 p466-77 Mar 1999
Administered translations of the Revised NEO Personality Inventory to adults in Germany, Italy, Portugal, Croatia, and South Korea. Found declines in neuroticism, extraversion and openness, and increases in agreeableness and conscientiousness age for both men and women. Results support hypothesis that age differences reflect universal maturational changes in adult personality. (Author/KB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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