Encyclopedia of Personality and Individual Differences

Living Edition
| Editors: Virgil Zeigler-Hill, Todd K. Shackelford


This Encyclopedia provides a comprehensive overview of individual differences within the domain of personality, with major sub-topics including assessment and research design, taxonomy, biological factors, evolutionary evidence, motivation, cognition and emotion, as well as gender differences, cultural considerations, and personality disorders. It is an up-to-date reference for this increasingly important area and a key resource for those who study intelligence, personality, motivation, aptitude and their variations within members of a group.


Editors and affiliations

  • Virgil Zeigler-Hill
    • 1
  • Todd K. Shackelford
    • 2
  1. 1.Oakland UniversityRochesterUSA
  2. 2.Oakland UniversityRochesterUSA

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-28099-8
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Behavioral Science and Psychology Reference Module Humanities and Social Sciences
  • Number Of Entries 1512
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