Personality development: stability and change.

  title={Personality development: stability and change.},
  author={A. Caspi and B. Roberts and R. Shiner},
  journal={Annual review of psychology},
  • A. Caspi, B. Roberts, R. Shiner
  • Published 2005
  • Psychology, Medicine
  • Annual review of psychology
  • In this review, we evaluate four topics in the study of personality development where discernible progress has been made since 1995 (the last time the area of personality development was reviewed in this series). We (a) evaluate research about the structure of personality in childhood and in adulthood, with special attention to possible developmental changes in the lower-order components of broad traits; (b) summarize new directions in behavioral genetic studies of personality; (c) synthesize… CONTINUE READING
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