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JournalISSN: 0191-8869

Personality and Individual Differences 

Elsevier BV
About: Personality and Individual Differences is an academic journal published by Elsevier BV. The journal publishes majorly in the area(s): Personality & Big Five personality traits. It has an ISSN identifier of 0191-8869. Over the lifetime, 13458 publications have been published receiving 603690 citations. The journal is also known as: Personality and individual differences : an international journal of research into the structure and development of personality, and the causation of individual differences & Personality and individual differences : an internat. journal of research into the structure and development of personality, and the causation of individual differences.

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TL;DR: The UPPS Impulsive Behavior Scale as mentioned in this paper was developed to identify four distinct personality facets associated with impulsive-like behavior which were labeled urgency, lack of premeditation, pre-emption, and perseverance.

3,440 citations

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TL;DR: In this article, Salovey and Mayer developed a measure of emotional intelligence based on the model of emotion intelligence, which was used to predict first-year college grades of students.

3,211 citations

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TL;DR: The five-factor model has recently received wide attention as a comprehensive model of personality traits as mentioned in this paper, and the claim that these five factors represent basic dimensions of personality is based on four lines of reasoning and evidence: longitudinal and cross-observer studies demonstrate that all five factors are enduring dispositions that are manifest in patterns of behavior.

2,836 citations

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TL;DR: In view of certain psychometric deficiencies of the original psychoticism scale, an attempt was made to improve the scale by adding new items as discussed by the authors, which was attempted to increase the internal reliability of the scale, improve the shape of the distribution and increase the mean and variance score.

2,553 citations

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TL;DR: This paper argued that the chi-square exact-fit test is the only substantive test of fit for structural equation model, but, its sensitivity to discrepancies from expected values at increasing sample sizes can be highly problematic if those discrepancies are considered trivial from an explanatory-theory perspective.

2,113 citations

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