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The central components of the five-factor theory are: (Cherry, 2013)
Extraversion - This personality exhibits traits such as talkativeness, sociability, and assertiveness as well as high amounts of emotional expressiveness.
Agreeableness - This personality exhibits traits such as trust, kindness, altruism, and affection.
Conscientiousness - This ...
A discussion regarding the components of the five-factor theory including extraversion, agreeableness, conscientiousness, neuroticism and openness. 150 words, 1 source.