Time perspective, personality and smoking, body mass, and physical activity: an empirical study.

  title={Time perspective, personality and smoking, body mass, and physical activity: an empirical study.},
  author={Jean Adams and Daniel Nettle},
  journal={British journal of health psychology},
  volume={14 Pt 1},
OBJECTIVES Time perspective describes how individuals conceptualize and value future events, and may be related to health behaviours. Research to date has focused on addictive behaviours, used a variety of different measures of time perspective, and not explored the role of personality. This work aimed to: explore the relationships between: five previously used measures of time perspective; time perspective and the broad domains of the five-factor model of personality; and time perspective and… 

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