Personality and task performance

Trishita Mathew, Richard E. Hicks

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterResearchpeer-review


Interest and research in personality and individual differences, in why people behave the way they do and the implications for life and living, remains unabated around the world. The studies presented in this book range from examining the effects of the stars the seasons and dates of birth and the clinical and professional drivers of research that enable our understanding of traits, emotions, moralprocesses and bio-social responses to drugs and alcohol, and how they are related to efforts to make a difference for the well-being and survival of our world, whether as individuals or as the human race.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationPersonality and individual differences
Subtitle of host publication Current directions
EditorsRichard Hicks
Place of PublicationBowen Hills
PublisherAustralian Academic Press
Number of pages9
ISBN (Print)978-1-9215-1366-4
Publication statusPublished - 2010

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    Personality and Individual Differences: Current Directions

    Hicks, R., 2010, Bowen Hills, Qld: Australian Academic Press. 356 p.

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    Cite this

    Mathew, T., & Hicks, R. E. (2010). Personality and task performance. In R. Hicks (Ed.), Personality and individual differences: Current directions (pp. 165-173). Australian Academic Press.