Personality, personal expression, and the situation
The person–situation debate often characterized personality as equivalent to a few modestly stable behaviors: for example, the stability of sociability, or honesty, or helping across situations. Does a small group of social behaviors, however, really translate into an adequate vision of personality? Personality is really much more than its expressed behaviors.
Journal of Research in Personality
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Mayer, J. D. (2009). Personality, personal expression, and the situation. Journal of Research in Personality, 43, 257.