Psychometric properties of an abbreviated instrument of the five-factor model.

@article{MullinsSweatt2006PsychometricPO,
  title={Psychometric properties of an abbreviated instrument of the five-factor model.},
  author={Stephanie N. Mullins-Sweatt and Janetta E Jamerson and Douglas B Samuel and David R. Olson and Thomas A. Widiger},
  journal={Assessment},
  year={2006},
  volume={13 2},
  pages={119-37}
}
Brief measures of the five-factor model (FFM) have been developed but none include an assessment of facets within each domain. The purpose of this study was to examine the validity of a simple, one-page, facet-level description of the FFM. Five data collections were completed to assess the reliability and the convergent and discriminant validity of the rating form with other measures of the FFM and to replicate correlations with measures of maladaptive personality functioning that have been… CONTINUE READING