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Publication . Article . 1987

Creativity, divergent thinking, and openness to experience.

McCrae, Robert R.;
Open Access  
Published: 01 Jan 1987
Publisher: American Psychological Association (APA)
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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Microsoft Academic Graph classification: Convergent thinking Openness to experience Creativity technique Personality test Creativity media_common.quotation_subject media_common Developmental psychology Divergent thinking Personality Psychology Neuroticism Social psychology


Sociology and Political Science, Social Psychology