publication . Article . 1987

Creativity, divergent thinking, and openness to experience.

McCrae, Robert R.;
Open Access
  • Published: 01 Jan 1987
  • Publisher: Zenodo
Test scores of divergent thinking obtained between 1959 and 1972 were correlated with a variety of personality measures administered since 1980. In this sample of 268 men, divergent thinking was consistently associated with self-reports and ratings of openness to experience, but not with neuroticism
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free text keywords: Sociology and Political Science, Social Psychology, Openness to experience, Psychology, Personality, media_common.quotation_subject, media_common, Creativity, Convergent thinking, Social psychology, Developmental psychology, Personality test, Neuroticism, Divergent thinking, Creativity technique
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