Unformatted text preview: having musical ability. Additionally, the DSM-IV-TR criteria provide an analysis of the construct converge indicating that the measures also varied in terms of their representation of particular diagnostic criteria. For instance, whereas some scales contained items distributed across the diagnostic criteria, others were concentrated more heavily on particular features of the DSM-IV-TR disorder. This journal doesn’t quite explain symptoms and causes of OCPD, but it statistically shows the relationship between certain individual traits such as conscientiousness, neuroticism, and agreeableness and OCPD. Such statistical information can make a connection between characteristics of individuals with musical ability and of individual with OCPD. In this light, this journal is useful to prove that there are relationships between OCPD and musical ability....
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- Spring '11
- Personality Psychology, Big Five personality traits, Obsessive-Compulsive Personality Disorder, Journal Of Personality Assessment, musical ability, OCPD