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  • Blum, J. S. & Mehrabian, A.  Personality and Temperament Correlates of Marital Satisfaction.  Journal of Personality, 67:1, February 1999.
  • Boen, D. L.  A Practitioner Looks at Assessment in Marital Counseling.  Journal of Counseling and Development, Vol. 66, p 484-86, June 1988.
  • Botwin, M. D., Buss, D. M., and Shackelford, T. K.  Personality and Mate Preferences: Five Factors In Mate Selection and Marital Satisfaction.  Journal of Personality, 65:1, March 1997.
  • Buss, D. M.  Conflict in Married Couples: Personality Predictors of Anger and Upset.  Journal of Personality, 59:4, December 1991.
  • Ha, J. H., Kim, E. J., Abbey, S. E., and Kim, T. S.  Relationship between personality disorder symptoms and temperament in the young male general population of South Korea.  Psychiatry and Clinical Neurosciences, 61, 59–66, 2007.
  • Helson, R. and Roberts, B.  The Personality  of Young Adult Couples and Wives' Work Patterns.  Journal of Personality, 60:3, September 1992.
  • Henig, R. M.  Understanding the Anxious Mind.  New York Times, October 4, 2009.  Retrieved July 1, 2010, from
  • Hjemboe, S. and Butcher, J. N.  Couples in Marital Distress: A Study of Personality Factors as Measured by the MMPI-2.  Journal of Personality Assessment, 57(2), 216-237, 1991.
  • Lahey, B. B.  Commentary: Role of Temperament in Developmental Models of Psychopathology.  Journal of Clinical Child and Adolescent Psychology, Vol. 33, No. 1, 88-93, 2004.
  • Logan, E., Kern, R., Caurlette, W., and Trad, A.  Couples Adjustment, Life-Style Similarity, and Social Interest.  Individual Psychology, Vol. 49, Nos. 3 and 4, September/December 1993.
  • Shaw, R. J., Ryst, E., and Steiner, H.  Temperament as a Correlate of Adolescent Defense Mechanisms.  Child Psychiatry and Human Development, Vol. 27(2), Winter 1996.
  • Szewczyk-Sokolowski, M. and Bost, K. K.  Attachment, Temperament, and Preschool Children's Peer Acceptance.  Social Development, 14, 3, 2005.
  • Teglasi, H., Cohn, A., and Meshbesher, N.  Temperament and Learning Disability.  Learning Disability Quarterly, Volume 27, Winter 2004.
  • Turecki, S.  The Difficult Child.  Bantam Books, New York, 1989.
  • Watson, D., Hubbard, B., and Wiese, D.  General Traits of Personality and Affectivity as Predictors of Satisfaction in Intimate Relationships: Evidence from Self- and Partner-Ratings.  Journal of Personality, 68:3, June 2000.
  • Wilson, G. D. & Cousins, J. M.  Partner similarity and relationship satisfaction: development of a compatibility quotient.  Sexual and Relationship Therapy, Vol 18, No. 2, 2003.
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