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What Does Honesty Look Like? A Personality Profile of Honest People Using the Big Five Facets
17th Annual Convention of the Society for Personality and Social Psychology, [San Diego, CA] (2016)
  • Kimberly K. Hardy, Boise State University
  • Patrick Beach, Coastal Carolina University
  • Stephen Crowley, Boise State University
  • Jared Talley, Boise State University
  • Sharlynn Thompson, Boise State University
Abstract
Participants rated honest and dishonest people using the Big Five Factors; they perceived honest people to be higher on facets of Extraversion, Agreeableness, Conscientiousness and Openness than dishonest people. Participants perceived dishonest people to be higher on Neuroticism than honest people. Results were consistent with self-generated descriptions of honest people.
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Publication Date
January 28, 2016
Citation Information
Kimberly K. Hardy, Patrick Beach, Stephen Crowley, Jared Talley, et al.. "What Does Honesty Look Like? A Personality Profile of Honest People Using the Big Five Facets" 17th Annual Convention of the Society for Personality and Social Psychology, [San Diego, CA] (2016)
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/stephen_crowley/14/