A Spherical Conceptualization of Personality Traits

@inproceedings{Markey2006ASC,
  title={A Spherical Conceptualization of Personality Traits},
  author={Patrick M. Markey and Charlotte H Markey},
  year={2006}
}
This research utilizes the geometric structure of the two-dimensional Interpersonal Circumplex (IPC), and adds the Five-Factor Model (FFM) dimension of conscientiousness to create a three-dimensional spherical model of personality; the interpersonal sphere (IPS). A sample of 250 participants was initially used to select items that conformed to the geometric… CONTINUE READING