TITLE

TEST CTYR �IVLU A JEHO VZTAHY K VYBRAN�M TESTUM OSOBNOSTI

AUTHOR(S)
Abramcuk, Filip
PUB. DATE
October 2011
SOURCE
E-psychologie;2011, Vol. 5 Issue 4, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The study deals with the relationships between the personality test Four Elements (FE), based on the four elements as a metaphor of personality, and some other personality tests, to whose concepts and dimensions are or could be the elements theoretically related to (MBTI, EPQ-R, NEO-FFI). The battery of tests was used with 56 respondents. Significant relationships were identified between the element of fire to the dimension of extraversion, air to extraversion and sentient type, water to introversion, feeling and neuroticism, earth to judging type, sensing and conscientiousness. Differences between the sexes showed in some relationships stronger polarization towards a higher correlation of four elements with some dimensions of personality. The results partially support some of the theoretical conclusions on the meanings of the elements and their relations to some dimensions of personality and thus they contribute to the construct validity of the FE test.
ACCESSION #
74593092

 

Related Articles

  • Fit for what purpose? Bentley, Ross // Training & Coaching Today;Apr2007, p12 

    The article focuses on the Myers-Briggs Type Indicator (MBTI), a personality questionnaire used in areas such as group dynamics, leadership training and personal development. Using this instrument and a consultation session with a qualified MBTI assessor, subjects find their personality type....

  • Cautionary Comments Regarding the Myers-Briggs Type Indicator. Pittenger, David J. // Consulting Psychology Journal: Practice & Research;Summer2005, Vol. 57 Issue 3, p210 

    The Myers-Briggs Type Indicator (MBTI; K. C. Briggs & I. B. Myers, 1998) is a popular measure of normal personality that its promoters claim has many applications. M. H. McCaulley (2000) offered an optimistic and enthusiastic account of how counselors can use this instrument in corporate...

  • The testing of America. Hsu, Caroline // U.S. News & World Report;9/20/2004, Vol. 137 Issue 9, p68 

    The article discusses the proliferation of personality testing in the U.S. Personality tests are increasingly a part of American life, used to assess preschool applicants, match up college roommates, award promotions, and even match life partners. And they're big business: Personality testing...

  • NOT MY TYPE. Funder, Anna // Monthly: Australian Politics, Society & Culture;Oct2010, Issue 61, p14 

    The article focuses on the author's view regarding the psychological tests in Australia. He cites the popularity of the Myers-Briggs Type Indicator (MBTI) test which will identify personality preference or traits. He mentions that a study conducted by the American periodical "Research in...

  • RELATIONSHIPS BETWEEN MYERS-BRIGGS TYPE INDICATOR MEASURE OF PSYCHOLOGICAL TYPE AND NEO MEASURE OF BIG FIVE PERSONALITY FACTORS IN POLISH UNIVERSITY STUDENTS: A PRELIMINARY CROSS-CULTURAL COMPARISON. Tobacyk, Jerome J.; Livingston, Mary M.; Robbins, James E. // Psychological Reports;Oct2008, Vol. 103 Issue 2, p588 

    English-language versions of the Myers-Briggs Type Indicator (Form G) measure of psychological type and the NEO-FFI measure of the Big Five personality factors were completed by 57 Polish university students fluent in the English language. The pattern of correlations between MBTI and NEO-FFI...

  • Picking Personalities. Sparks, John // Newsweek (Atlantic Edition);1/17/2005 (Atlantic Edition), Vol. 145 Issue 3, p46 

    Focuses on the old and new ways that are used to determine a person's personality. Description of written tests and how they work; Way that brain scans can provide information on a person's personality.

  • Inside the Head of an Applicant. Pepper, Tara; Kolesnikov-Jessop, Sonia; Hermann, Matt // Newsweek;2/21/2005, Vol. 145 Issue 8, pE24 

    Offers a look at research conducted by Turhan Canli at the State University of New York that uses brain scans to predict human personality. Importance of the ability to judge personality in the interview process; Research on the mechanisms of human physiology that make people suited to specific...

  • Picking Personalities. Sparks, John // Newsweek (Pacific Edition);1/17/2005 (Pacific Edition), Vol. 145 Issue 3, p44 

    Focuses on the old and new ways that are used to determine a person's personality. Description of written tests and how they work; Way that brain scans can provide information on a person's personality.

  • Breaking Down the System. Feig, Nancy // Community Banker;Jan2005, Vol. 14 Issue 1, p34 

    Presents information on the Myers-Briggs Type Indicator, a system for identifying and understanding personality types. Components of the personality type test; Categorization of individuals based on where they fall in terms of four separate personality indices.

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics