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In addition to making individuals more outgoing or sociable, extraversion also makes people more likely to favor immediate rewards over delayed gratification – even if waiting means that the ultimate reward will be larger.
The field of psychology has long adhered to an elegant theory of personality structure known the five-factor-model (FFM). The theory is built around five core personality traits known as the “Big Five” that are believed to be universal features of human psychology.
Five personality traits widely thought to be universal across cultures might not be.
New research from one US university hospital suggests high levels of neuroticism could actually be good for a person's well-being.
By observing and collecting data for 18 years on 298 gorillas in North American zoos and sanctuaries, an international team of scientists has examined the role of personality.
While communication can be challenging for any individuals who are intimate with one another, a specific personality trait has been shown to be a further impediment to open communication between spouses or loved ones.
New research from the University of Warwick suggests getting more money may not make you happier, especially if you are neurotic.
Married people may be happier in the long run than those who aren't married.
"Love thy neighbor" is preached from many a pulpit.
It’s no secret that battlefield trauma can leave veterans with deep emotional scars that impact their ability to function in civilian life.