Etiology of Basic Psychological Needs and Their Association with Personality: A Twin Study

Published: 17 January 2022| Version 1 | DOI: 10.17632/4fc4342zk3.1
Contributors:
Denis Bratko,
Ana Butković,
Tena Vukasović Hlupić,
Martina Pocrnić

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Description of the study: This study had three main goals. First, to explore phenotypical associations between basic psychological needs and the Five-Factor Model of personality traits. Second, to investigate the etiology of individual differences in basic psychological needs. Finally, to examine the genetic and environmental overlap between needs and traits. Participants: Self-report data were collected in a sample of 668 Croatian twins (334 twin pairs). Measures: Basic Psychological Need Satisfaction Scale ; NEO-Five Factor Inventory; Zygosity questionnaire

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Sveuciliste u Zagrebu

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Psychology

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