Exploring implicit personality theories with indigenous or imported constructs: the Chinese case.

@article{Yang1990ExploringIP,
  title={Exploring implicit personality theories with indigenous or imported constructs: the Chinese case.},
  author={K S Yang and Michael Harris Bond},
  journal={Journal of personality and social psychology},
  year={1990},
  volume={58 6},
  pages={1087-95}
}
This study is concerned with the relation between indigenous and imported constructs of personality perception. A pool of Chinese personality descriptors was used by Chinese Ss to rate a variety of target persons. These same Ss then rated the same target persons using the (translated) personality descriptions first isolated by Tupes and Christal (1961) from… CONTINUE READING