An evaluation of evaluative personality terms: a comparison of the big seven and five-factor model in predicting psychopathology.

@article{Durrett2005AnEO,
  title={An evaluation of evaluative personality terms: a comparison of the big seven and five-factor model in predicting psychopathology.},
  author={Christine A Durrett and Timothy Trull},
  journal={Psychological assessment},
  year={2005},
  volume={17 3},
  pages={359-68}
}
Two personality models are compared regarding their relationship with personality disorder (PD) symptom counts and with lifetime Axis I diagnoses. These models share 5 similar domains, and the Big 7 model also includes 2 domains assessing self-evaluation: positive and negative valence. The Big 7 model accounted for more variance in PDs than the 5-factor model, primarily because of the association of negative valence with most PDs. Although low-positive valence was associated with most Axis I… CONTINUE READING

From This Paper

Topics from this paper.
16 Citations
0 References
Similar Papers

Citations

Publications citing this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 16 extracted citations

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…