1. bookVolume 3 (2016): Issue 2 (December 2016)
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The Creative Self-Concept as a Mediator Between Openness to Experience and Creative Behaviour

Published Online: 30 Dec 2016
Volume & Issue: Volume 3 (2016) - Issue 2 (December 2016)
Page range: 408 - 417
Received: 11 Jun 2016
Accepted: 20 Oct 2016
Journal Details
License
Format
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2354-0036
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16 Apr 2015
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2 times per year
Languages
English
Abstract

This study examined the mediation effect of creative self-concept on the relationship between Openness to Experience and creative behaviours among university students. Participants in the study completed self-report measures of Openness to Experience, creative behaviours and creative self-concept. Structural equation modelling revealed that, as predicted, Openness to Experience was indirectly related to creative behaviours through creative self-concept. Implications for future research and limitations of the present findings are discussed.

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