Mindfulness, Big Five personality, and affect: A meta-analysis

  title={Mindfulness, Big Five personality, and affect: A meta-analysis},
  author={Tamara L. Giluk},
  journal={Personality and Individual Differences},
  • Tamara L. Giluk
  • Published 1 December 2009
  • Psychology, Business
  • Personality and Individual Differences

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