Personality and Civic Engagement : An Integrative Framework for the Study of Trait Effects on Political Behavior

@inproceedings{Hibbing2010PersonalityAC,
  title={Personality and Civic Engagement : An Integrative Framework for the Study of Trait Effects on Political Behavior},
  author={Matthew V. Hibbing and Mitchell Seligson},
  year={2010}
}
People’s enduring psychological tendencies are reflected in their traits. Contemporary research on personality establishes that traits are rooted largely in biology, and that the central aspects of personality can be captured in frameworks, or taxonomies, focused on five trait dimensions: openness to experience, conscientiousness, extraversion, agreeableness, and emotional stability. In this article, we integrate a five-factor view of trait structure within a holistic model of the antecedents… CONTINUE READING

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