Identifying causes of disagreement between self-reports and spouse ratings of personality.

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Self-reports and spouse ratings of personality traits typically show less-than-perfect agreement, but powerful moderators of agreement have not yet been identified. In Study 1, 47 married couples completed the Revised NEO Personality Inventory to describe themselves and their spouses. Extent of agreement was not consistently moderated by response sets; the… (More)

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@article{Mccrae1998IdentifyingCO, title={Identifying causes of disagreement between self-reports and spouse ratings of personality.}, author={Robert R Mccrae and Stephanie V. Stone and Peter J Fagan and P T Costa}, journal={Journal of personality}, year={1998}, volume={66 3}, pages={285-313} }