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How It All Adds Up: An Integration

William Ickes

in Strangers in a Strange Lab: How Personality Shapes Our Initial Encounters with Others

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
April 2010
ISBN:
9780195372953
eISBN:
9780199893317
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195372953.003.0011
Subject:
Psychology, Social Psychology

This chapter re-examines the question of whether “opposites attract” or whether “birds of a feather flock together.” Integration of the findings reported in the previous chapters reveals that ... More


The Big Five

William Ickes

in Strangers in a Strange Lab: How Personality Shapes Our Initial Encounters with Others

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
April 2010
ISBN:
9780195372953
eISBN:
9780199893317
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195372953.003.0008
Subject:
Psychology, Social Psychology

This chapter reviews the research history that led to the identification of the Big Five personality dimensions of extraversion, agreeableness, conscientiousness, neuroticism, and openness to ... More


Some People, Other People

William Ickes

in Strangers in a Strange Lab: How Personality Shapes Our Initial Encounters with Others

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
April 2010
ISBN:
9780195372953
eISBN:
9780199893317
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195372953.003.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Social Psychology

This chapter introduces the book by noting how important it is to know which people to affiliate with and which people to avoid. Figuring this out isn't always easy, and some of the guidelines that ... More


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