Personality and Aging: Cognitive Perspectives and Processes

Eileen Kranz Graham*, Margie E. Lachman

*Corresponding author for this work

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Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationThe Wiley-Blackwell Handbook of Adulthood and Aging
Number of pages19
ISBN (Print)9781444331479
StatePublished - Jul 2 2012


  • "cognitively superior" older adults
  • Conscientiousness
  • Coping with cognitive losses
  • Memory self-efficacy (MSE)
  • Openness, and visual spatial ability
  • Personality and aging, cognitive processes
  • Personality traits, and cognitive functioning
  • Personality, core factor in defining a person
  • Personality, predictor of cognitive performance
  • Stability of individual differences

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Psychology(all)

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