Factors Of Personality

Queries about the 5FM include

  1. Is five the correct number of domains [4]
  2. Are there aspects below the domains but above the facets [3]
  3. Do the domains correlate? [1]
1. Chang, L., Connelly, B. S. and Geeza, A. A. (2012). Separating method factors and higher order traits of the Big Five: a meta-analytic multitrait-multimethod approach. J Pers Soc Psychol, 102. 408-426. doi. pmid.
2. Deyoung, C. G. (2006). Higher-order factors of the Big Five in a multi-informant sample. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 91. 1138-1151. 10.1037/0022-3514.91.6.1138 doi.
3. DeYoung, C. G., Quilty, L. C. and Peterson, J. B. (2007). Between facets and domains: 10 aspects of the Big Five. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 93. 880-896. doi. pmid
4. Ashton, M. C. and Lee, K. (2007). Empirical, theoretical, and practical advantages of the HEXACO model of personality structure. Personality and social psychology review, 11. 150-166. doi. pmid.