The definition of personality | Reading homework help


For this task, compare cultural influences on personality trait development using the Big Five model of traits as the basis for your comparison. The Big Five, which are viewed as five universal personality traits, are: openness, conscientiousness, extroversion, agreeableness, and neuroticism (OCEAN).

Specifically, your paper should address the following:

  1. Examine your own culture of origin Describe how your culture of origin expects individuals to exhibit the Big Five traits.
  2. Select a culture (ethnicity, religion, sexual orientation, nationality) different from your own and then describe how this culture expects individuals to exhibit the Big Five traits.
  3. Discuss how these universal personality traits may be expressed differently in each culture that you are assessing. 

Support your paper with at least three peer-reviewed articles.

Length: 5-7 pages