Conference 1992

ECP6 | 1992, July 16-19 | Groningen, The Netherlands



  • Wim Hofstee (The University of Groningen, The Netherlands)

Keynote speakers

  • Paul Baltes (Max Planck Institute for Human Development, Berlin, Germany)
    • Toward a psychology of wisdom
  • David Buss (University of Michigan, USA)
    • Strategic individual differences: An evolutionary perspective on personality traits
  • Lewis R. Goldberg (University of Oregon, USA)
    • The structure of personality traits (or the magical number five plus or minus zero)
  • Kurt Pawlik (University of Hamburg, Germany)
    • Don’t worry. Traits exist: New evidence on interindividual consistency from infield observation data
  • Nancy Pedersen (Karolinska Institute Stockholm, Sweden)
    • Genetics of personality
  • Jan Strelau (University of Warsaw, Poland)
    • Gerhard Heymans – The pioneer of empirical studies on temperament

Presidential address

  • Gian-Vittorio Caprara (University of Roma “la Sapienza” , Italy)
    • Reflections on the recent history and present challenges of personality psychology