The Complicated Relationship Between the Dark Triad and Emotional Intelligence: A Systematic Review

  title={The Complicated Relationship Between the Dark Triad and Emotional Intelligence: A Systematic Review},
  author={Sarah A. Walker and Kit S. Double and Damian Patrick Birney},
  journal={Emotion Review},
  pages={257 - 274}
The study of emotional intelligence (EI) and its relationship with the dark triad has emerged as a popular research area. However, the complex nature of the dark triad and EI, including multiple measures for assessment, has led to inconsistent findings. A systematic review was conducted to focus on the multifaceted nature of the dark triad traits. Included studies must have been conducted with adult samples using standardized EI and dark triad measures. Forty-eight studies were identified; all… 

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