Personality & Culture

Personality acts as the differences among individuals

Personality is a set of behavioral and cognitive characteristics, traits or predispositions that people take with them in different situations, contexts, and interactions with others (Matsumoto & Juang, 2012).

The relationship between culture and personality is explained by the Five Factor Model(FFM). The FFM is built around five personalities that are universal for all humans.
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Although these traits are present in all cultures, there are specific cultural influences that to affect the degree of the trait in the person.