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Unformatted text preview: subjective experience of anxiety and general distress 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 emotional reaction to stressful events is stronger neurotics Shown to exist in many different cultures suggest that they are universal? yes Orthogonal dimensions unrelated- can be high on one. low on another, etc Each trait is large factor made up of a number of many smaller factors or facets Each facet is related to each other but nonetheless contributes uniquely to owns identity...
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This note was uploaded on 01/24/2012 for the course PSYC 330 taught by Professor Hicks during the Fall '10 term at Texas A&M.
- Fall '10