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The international personality item pool and the future of public-domain personality measures ☆
Abstract Seven experts on personality measurement here discuss the viability of public-domain personality measures, focusing on the International Personality Item Pool (IPIP) as a prototype. SinceExpand
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Psychometric Properties of the HEXACO Personality Inventory
  • K. Lee, M. Ashton
  • Psychology, Medicine
  • Multivariate behavioral research
  • 1 April 2004
We introduce a personality inventory designed to measure six major dimensions of personality derived from lexical studies of personality structure. The HEXACO Personality Inventory (HEXACO-PI)Expand
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Empirical, Theoretical, and Practical Advantages of the HEXACO Model of Personality Structure
  • M. Ashton, K. Lee
  • Psychology, Medicine
  • Personality and social psychology review : an…
  • 1 May 2007
The authors argue that a new six-dimensional framework for personality structure—the HEXACO model— constitutes a viable alternative to the well-known Big Five or five-factor model. The new model isExpand
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The HEXACO–60: A Short Measure of the Major Dimensions of Personality
  • M. Ashton, K. Lee
  • Psychology, Medicine
  • Journal of personality assessment
  • 8 June 2009
We describe the HEXACO–60, a short personality inventory that assesses the 6 dimensions of the HEXACO model of personality structure. We selected the 10 items of each of the 6 scales from the longerExpand
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A six-factor structure of personality-descriptive adjectives: solutions from psycholexical studies in seven languages.
Standard psycholexical studies of personality structure have produced a similar 6-factor solution in 7 languages (Dutch, French, German, Hungarian, Italian, Korean, Polish). The authors report theExpand
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Personality and job performance: the importance of narrow traits
In a recent discussion of the bandwidth–fidelity dilemma in personality measurement for personnel selection, Ones and Viswesvaran (1996) concluded that ‘broader and richer personality traits willExpand
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Psychopathy, Machiavellianism, and Narcissism in the Five-Factor Model and the HEXACO model of personality structure
We investigated the relations of the ‘‘Dark Triad’’ personality traits—Psychopathy, Machiavellianism, and Narcissism—with the variables of the Five-Factor Model and the HEXACO model of personalityExpand
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The prediction of Honesty–Humility-related criteria by the HEXACO and Five-Factor Models of personality
Abstract We examined two questions involving the relative validity of the HEXACO and Five-Factor Models of personality structure. First, would the HEXACO model outpredict the Five-Factor Model (FFM)Expand
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A theoretical basis for the major dimensions of personality
We argue that lexical studies of personality structure suggest the existence of six major dimensions of personality: (I) Surgency, (II) Agreeableness, (III) Conscientiousness, (IV) EmotionalExpand
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Big five factors and facets and the prediction of behavior.
  • S. Paunonen, M. Ashton
  • Psychology, Medicine
  • Journal of personality and social psychology
  • 1 September 2001
The authors compared the Big 5 factors of personality with the facets or traits of personality that constitute those factors on their ability to predict 40 behavior criteria. Both the broad factorsExpand
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