Chinese and Dutch parents' perceptions of their children's personality.

@article{Zhang2002ChineseAD,
  title={Chinese and Dutch parents' perceptions of their children's personality.},
  author={Yuching Zhang and Geldolph Kohnstamm and A. J. Slotboom and Eric Elphick and Ping Cheung},
  journal={The Journal of genetic psychology},
  year={2002},
  volume={163 2},
  pages={165-78}
}
The authors coded Chinese (n = 401) and Dutch (n = 324) parents' free descriptions of their 3- to 14-year-old children's personalities using a 14-category coding system partially based on the Big Five. Of the Chinese and Dutch personality descriptors, 86% and 77%, respectively, could be classified in the first 5 main categories resembling the five-factor… CONTINUE READING