Cross-Cultural Assessment of the Five-Factor Model

@article{McCrae1998CrossCulturalAO,
  title={Cross-Cultural Assessment of the Five-Factor Model},
  author={Robert R. McCrae and Paul T. Costa and Gregorio H. Del Pilar and Jean Pierre Rolland and Wayne D. Parker},
  journal={Journal of Cross-Cultural Psychology},
  year={1998},
  volume={29},
  pages={171 - 188}
}
The five-factor model (FFM) is a representation of the patterns of covariation of personality traits in terms of five broad factors. The Revised NEO Personality Inventory, a questionnaire measure of the FFM, has recently been translated into a number of different languages, permitting tests of its cross-cultural replicability. Data from Filipino and French translations are presented, showing clear and detailed replication of the American normative factor structure when targeted rotation is used… 

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