Personality And Culture

Geography

  • Rentfrow, Gosling, & Potter (2008) [6]
  • McCrae, Terracciano etal. (2005) [4]
  • Hofstede & McCrae (2004) [2]
  • McCrae, Yik, Trapnell, Bond, & Paulhus (1998) [5]

Reproduction

  • Jokela (2012) [3]
  • Economic payoff of personality compared to SES
  • Roberts et al. (2007) [7]

Within Professions

  • Charlton, B. G. (2009). Why are modern scientists so dull? How science selects for perseverance and sociability at the expense of intelligence and creativity [1]

References

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7. Roberts, B. W., Kuncel, N. R., Shiner, R., Caspi, A. and Goldberg, L. R. (2007). The Power of Personality The Comparative Validity of Personality Traits, Socioeconomic Status, and Cognitive Ability for Predicting Important Life Outcomes. Perspectives on Psychological Science, 2. 313-345. doi.