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Title The Wiley-Blackwell handbook of individual differences / edited by Tomas Chamorro-Premuzic, Sophie von Stumm and Adrian Furnham.

Published Malden, MA : Wiley-Blackwell, 2011.


Location Call No. Status
Physical description 1 online resource (xxiv, 820 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of color plates) : illustrations.
Series Wiley-Blackwell handbooks in personality and individual differences
Wiley-Blackwell handbooks in personality and individual differences.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Part I. Individual differences : an up-to-date historical and methodological overview. Individual differences and differential psychology : a brief history and prospect / William Revelle, Joshua Wilt, and David M. Condon ; Methodological advances in differential psychology / William Revelle, David M. Condon, and Joshua Wilt -- Part II. Intelligence and personality: structure and development. Section 1: Personality. Personality development across the life span / Jaap J.A. Denissen, Marcel A.G. van Aken, and Brent W. Roberts ; Reinforcement sensitivity theory, research, applications, and future / Luke D. Smillie, Natalie J. Loxton, and Rachel E. Avery ; General factor of personality : normal and abnormal / J. Philippe Rushton and Paul Irwing ; Five into one doesn't go : a critique of the general factor of personality / Eammon Ferguson, Tomas Chamorro-Premuzic, Alan Pickering, and Alexander Weiss -- Section 2: Intelligence. Nature and structure of "intelligence" / Charlie L. Reeve and Silvia Bonacciio ; Re-visiting intelligence-personality associations : vindicating intellectual investment / Sophie von Stumm, Tomas Chamorro-Premuzic, and Philip L. Ackerman ; Individual differences in cognitive aging / Elliot M. Tucker-Drob and Timothy A. Salthouse -- Part III. Biological causes of individual differences. Behavior genetics / Frank M. Spinath and Wendy Johnson ; Molecular genetic aspects of personality / Alexander Strobel and Burkhard Brocke ; Understanding human intelligence by imaging the brain / Roberto Colom and Paul M. Thompson ; Evolutionary psychology and individual differences / Satoshi Kanazawa -- Part IV. Individual differences and real-world outcomes. Section 1: Work. Individual differences at work / Deniz S. Ones and Chockalingam Viswesvaran ; Leadership / Robert Hogan and Ghufran Ahmad -- Section 2: Health, longevity, and death. Cognitive epidemiology : concepts, evidence and future directions / Catherine M. Calvin, G. David Batty and Ian J. Deary ; Personality and differences in health and longevity / Margaret L. Kern and Howard S. Friedman -- Section 3: Society. Personality and the laws of history / Robert Hogan and Tomas Chamorro-Premuzic ; Individual differences and antisocial behavior / Vincent Egan ; Intelligence and social inequality : why the biological link? / Linda S. Gottfredson -- Part V. Motivation and vocational interests. Goal-setting : a state theory, but related to traits / Gary P. Latham, Deshani B. Ganegoda, and Edwin A. Locke ; Personality and approaches to learning / Adrian Furnham ; Vocational interests : the road less traveled / Patrick Ian Armstrong, Rong Su, and James Rounds -- Part VI. Competence beyond IQ. Section 1: Special abilities. Exceptional talent and genius / Dean Keith Simonton ; Ability and trait emotional intelligence / K.V. Petrides ; Individual differences in creativity / James C. Kaufman -- Section 2: Relationships and subjective well-being. Personality and happiness : predicting the experience of subjective well-being / William Pavot and Ed Diener ; Self-esteem : enduring issues and controversies / M. Brent Donnellan, Kali H. Trzesniewski, and Richard W. Robins ; Love at first sight? Individual differences and the psychology of initial romantic attraction / Viren Swami ; Manifestations of individual differences in physical and virtual environments / Lindsay T. Graham, Carson J. Sandy, and Samuel D. Gosling.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Hoboken, N.J. Available via World Wide Web.
Notes Description based on print version record.
Other author Chamorro-Premuzic, Tomas.
Von Stumm, Sophie.
Furnham, Adrian.
Wiley InterScience (Online service)
Subject Individual differences -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Personality -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Intellect -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Local series Wiley Online Library Books
ISBN 9781444343120 (electronic book)
1444343122 (electronic book)