DOI: 10.17265/2159-5542/2013.03.004
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Stefanie Rukavina, Kerstin Limbrecht-Ecklundt, David Hrabal, Steffen Walter, Harald C. Traue

Abstract: Personality is believed to be stable throughout adulthood. However, many personality theories are based on the construct of measuring subjectively reported reactions of a person during specific, mostly emotional situations.Thus, the component "emotion" plays a crucial role in determining personality traits, especially within the BIS (behavioral inhibition system)/BAS (behavioral activation system) questionnaire. Sexual hormones, in terms of the menstrual cycle, are found to be influential on emotional process…

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