Music Preferences, Personality Style, and Developmental Issues of Adolescents

@article{Schwartz2003MusicPP,
  title={Music Preferences, Personality Style, and Developmental Issues of Adolescents},
  author={K. Schwartz and G. Fouts},
  journal={Journal of Youth and Adolescence},
  year={2003},
  volume={32},
  pages={205-213}
}
  • K. Schwartz, G. Fouts
  • Published 2003
  • Psychology
  • Journal of Youth and Adolescence
  • The purpose of this study was to examine the personality characteristics and developmental issues of 3 groups of adolescent music listeners: those preferring light qualities of music, those preferring heavy qualities of music, and those who had eclectic preferences for music qualities. One hundred sixty-four adolescents completed an age-appropriate personality inventory and a systematic measure of music listening preference. The findings indicate that each of the 3 music preference groups is… CONTINUE READING
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