Patterns and sources of adult personality development: growth curve analyses of the NEO PI-R scales in a longitudinal twin study.

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The present study examined the patterns and sources of 10-year stability and change of adult personality assessed by the 5 domains and 30 facets of the Revised NEO Personality Inventory. Phenotypic and biometric analyses were performed on data from 126 identical and 61 fraternal twins from the Bielefeld Longitudinal Study of Adult Twins (BiLSAT). Consistent… (More)
DOI: 10.1037/a0015434

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@article{Bleidorn2009PatternsAS, title={Patterns and sources of adult personality development: growth curve analyses of the NEO PI-R scales in a longitudinal twin study.}, author={Wiebke Bleidorn and Christian Kandler and Rainer Riemann and Frank M. Spinath and Alois Angleitner}, journal={Journal of personality and social psychology}, year={2009}, volume={97 1}, pages={142-55} }