Does emotional intelligence meet traditional standards for an intelligence? Some new data and conclusions.

@article{Roberts2001DoesEI,
  title={Does emotional intelligence meet traditional standards for an intelligence? Some new data and conclusions.},
  author={Richard D. Roberts and Moshe Zeidner and Gerald Matthews},
  journal={Emotion},
  year={2001},
  volume={1 3},
  pages={
          196-231
        }
}
Performance-based measures of emotional intelligence (EI) are more likely than measures based on self-report to assess EI as a construct distinct from personality. A multivariate investigation was conducted with the performance-based, Multi-Factor Emotional Intelligence Scale (MEIS; J. D. Mayer, D. Caruso, & P. Salovey, 1999). Participants (N = 704) also completed the Trait Self-Description Inventory (TSDI, a measure of the Big Five personality factors; Christal, 1994; R. D. Roberts et al… 
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