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Unformatted text preview: Results • Mood of extraverts • Memory for one’s emotional life • Neuroticism o Emotional Instability Facets • Anxiety • Hostility • Depression • Self-Consciousness • Impulsiveness • Vulnerability to Stress Related to distress in many types of circumstances More difficult interactions among romantic partners Less satisfaction with marriage (and most other things) More likely to distance themselves from partners after a negative interaction o Bolger & Schilling (1991) Measured daily stressors and mood over 2 months Neurotics reported greater negative emotions Also reported experiencing more stressors (fight with spouse) • Spouses agree Emotional reaction to stressful events is stronger for neurotics...
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- Fall '10
- Personality Psychology, Meaning of life, positive moods, Neurotics, Experience higher level