is a measure of the effect and the emotional control that suggests good control over the emotions and stability.
Our results indicated that compulsive buying revealed a positive correlation with neuroticism
The five dimensions include Neuroticism
, Extraversion, Openness to Experience, Agreeableness and Conscientiousness.
can predict some disorders, poor decision-making is also a core symptom in these disorders, such as pathological gambling and eating disorders.
When it comes to a possible link between chronic worry and mortality rates, the researchers on this study say their next step is to dive deeper into neuroticism
and its different forms to figure out why specifically feelings of worry and vulnerability could offer more protection than other neurotic feelings.
The research, published in Psychological Science, a journal of the Association for Psychological Science, further revealed that a specific aspect of neuroticism
, related to worry and feelings of vulnerability, was associated with lower mortality, regardless of self-reported health.
is parallel to the melancholic personality type often characterized by emotionality.
The results of table 4 reveal that there is significant positive relationship between extraversion and cohesion; conscientiousness and expressiveness; neuroticism
and control; openness to experience and independence and neuroticism
Given the associations of extraversion and neuroticism
with both smoking and delay discounting, it is possible that the increased rates of delay discounting seen with smokers might be due, at least in part, to personality differences.
For instance, individual's psychological traits such as shyness, introversion, neuroticism
, poor self-control, a high degree of loneliness and a high degree of sadness are all correlated with addictive Internet use [10, 11, 12].
In the analysis of all participants' data, Internalized Comparison and External Monitoring had different patterns of relationships with Neuroticism
and Test Anxiety, which may reflect differences in maladaptive and adaptive perfectionism, including attitudes toward failure.
Hypothesis 1: Extraversion (H1a), agreeableness (H1b), conscientiousness (H1c), and openness (H1d) will be positively associated with knowledge sharing; neuroticism
will be negatively associated with knowledge sharing (H1e).