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Psychol Assess. 2006 Jun;18(2):182-91.

Further assessment of the HEXACO Personality Inventory: two new facet scales and an observer report form.

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  • 1Department of Psychology, University of Calgary, AB, Canada. kibeom@ucalgary.ca

Abstract

The HEXACO Personality Inventory (HEXACO-PI) operationalizes the six factors obtained from lexical studies of personality structure in several languages. In this study, psychometric properties of the HEXACO-PI were assessed using a community adult sample and also using observer reports, thereby extending the previous investigation relying only on self-reports from a college student sample. In addition to examining the original 24 HEXACO-PI facet scales, the authors also examined two new facet scales--Altruism versus Antagonism and Negative Self-Evaluation--that assess constructs located interstitially among the factors of the HEXACO space. The HEXACO-PI again showed favorable psychometric properties in terms of reliability and factor structure and also showed high levels of self/observer agreement.

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