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Running head: 2-2 Journal Literature Review Practice 12-2 Journal: Literature Review PracticeNyisha WilliamsonSouthern New Hampshire University
2-2 Journal: Literature Review Practice 21.The title of this article is “Positive and Negative Perfectionism and the Big Five Personality Factors” written by Sarah J. Egan, Jan P. Piek, and Murray J. Dyck. The APA citation is as follows:Egan, S. J., Piek, J. P., & Dyck, M. J. (2015). Positive and Negative Perfectionism and the Big Five Personaility Factors. Behaviour Change, 32(2), 104-113.2.The purpose of this article is to inform readers of the positive and/or negative effects that perfectionism tend to have on an individual’s personality based on the Big Five Personality Factors. The article states “The aim of this research was to utilize a specific measure that distinguishes positive and negative perfectionism to examine personality in individuals high or low on positive and negative perfectionism”[Ega15]. Personality development involves thoughts, feelings, and behaviors that