Guido Alessandri

Summary

Affiliation: University of Rome La Sapienza
Country: Italy

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Prosociality during the transition from late adolescence to young adulthood: the role of effortful control and ego-resiliency
    Guido Alessandri
    Sapienza University of Rome, Roma, Italy
    Pers Soc Psychol Bull 40:1451-65. 2014
  2. doi request reprint An application of the LC-LSTM framework to the self-esteem instability case
    Guido Alessandri
    Psychology Department, Sapienza, University of Rome, Via dei Marsi 78, 00185, Rome, Italy
    Psychometrika 78:769-92. 2013
  3. pmc Reciprocal relations among self-efficacy beliefs and prosociality across time
    Guido Alessandri
    Psychology Department, Sapienza, University of Rome, 00185 Rome, Italy
    J Pers 77:1229-59. 2009
  4. doi request reprint A longitudinal investigation of egoistic and moralistic self-enhancement
    Michele Vecchione
    Department of Psychology, Sapienza University of Rome, Italy
    J Pers Assess 95:506-12. 2013
  5. doi request reprint The positivity scale
    Gian Vittorio Caprara
    Department of Psychology, Sapienza University of Rome, Rome, Italy
    Psychol Assess 24:701-12. 2012
  6. doi request reprint The contribution of personality traits and self-efficacy beliefs to academic achievement: a longitudinal study
    Gian Vittorio Caprara
    Department of Psychology, Sapienza University of Rome, Italy
    Br J Educ Psychol 81:78-96. 2011
  7. doi request reprint Prosociality: the contribution of traits, values, and self-efficacy beliefs
    Gian Vittorio Caprara
    Department of Psychology, Sapienza University of Rome, Via dei Marsi 78, Rome 00185, Italy
    J Pers Soc Psychol 102:1289-303. 2012
  8. doi request reprint Alpha and Beta traits and egoistic and moralistic self-enhancement: a point of convergence between two research traditions
    Michele Vecchione
    Sapienza University of Rome, Italy
    J Pers 81:39-48. 2013
  9. doi request reprint On the cross-cultural replicability of the resilient, undercontrolled, and overcontrolled personality types
    Guido Alessandri
    Sapienza, University of Rome
    J Pers 82:340-53. 2014
  10. doi request reprint Paper-and-pencil and web-based testing: the measurement invariance of the Big Five personality tests in applied settings
    Michele Vecchione
    Department of Psychology, Sapienza University of Rome, Rome, Italy
    Assessment 19:243-6. 2012

Detail Information

Publications18

  1. doi request reprint Prosociality during the transition from late adolescence to young adulthood: the role of effortful control and ego-resiliency
    Guido Alessandri
    Sapienza University of Rome, Roma, Italy
    Pers Soc Psychol Bull 40:1451-65. 2014
    ..e., ego-resiliency). Practical implications of the results are discussed in terms of the importance of early prevention efforts designed to enhance the capacity to cope effectively with emotional reactions and difficult situations. ..
  2. doi request reprint An application of the LC-LSTM framework to the self-esteem instability case
    Guido Alessandri
    Psychology Department, Sapienza, University of Rome, Via dei Marsi 78, 00185, Rome, Italy
    Psychometrika 78:769-92. 2013
    ..Moreover, latent factors associated with daily self-esteem were associated with measures of depression, implicit self-esteem, and grade point average...
  3. pmc Reciprocal relations among self-efficacy beliefs and prosociality across time
    Guido Alessandri
    Psychology Department, Sapienza, University of Rome, 00185 Rome, Italy
    J Pers 77:1229-59. 2009
    ..The posited conceptual model accounted for a significant portion of variance in prosociality and has implications for interventions designed to promote and sustain prosociality...
  4. doi request reprint A longitudinal investigation of egoistic and moralistic self-enhancement
    Michele Vecchione
    Department of Psychology, Sapienza University of Rome, Italy
    J Pers Assess 95:506-12. 2013
    ..No prospective effects were found between the constructs, which develop independently from late adolescence to young adulthood, showing only synchronous associations. Implications for personality research and assessment are discussed. ..
  5. doi request reprint The positivity scale
    Gian Vittorio Caprara
    Department of Psychology, Sapienza University of Rome, Rome, Italy
    Psychol Assess 24:701-12. 2012
    ..Psychometric findings across diverse cultural context attest to the robustness of the P Scale and to positivity as a basic disposition...
  6. doi request reprint The contribution of personality traits and self-efficacy beliefs to academic achievement: a longitudinal study
    Gian Vittorio Caprara
    Department of Psychology, Sapienza University of Rome, Italy
    Br J Educ Psychol 81:78-96. 2011
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  7. doi request reprint Prosociality: the contribution of traits, values, and self-efficacy beliefs
    Gian Vittorio Caprara
    Department of Psychology, Sapienza University of Rome, Via dei Marsi 78, Rome 00185, Italy
    J Pers Soc Psychol 102:1289-303. 2012
    ..The posited conceptual model accounted for a significant portion of variance in prosociality and provides guidance to interventions aimed at promoting prosociality...
  8. doi request reprint Alpha and Beta traits and egoistic and moralistic self-enhancement: a point of convergence between two research traditions
    Michele Vecchione
    Sapienza University of Rome, Italy
    J Pers 81:39-48. 2013
    ..The current study investigated the relationship of egoistic and moralistic self-enhancement with Alpha and Beta, the two higher-order factors of personality encompassing the Big Five...
  9. doi request reprint On the cross-cultural replicability of the resilient, undercontrolled, and overcontrolled personality types
    Guido Alessandri
    Sapienza, University of Rome
    J Pers 82:340-53. 2014
    ..Results were discussed in light of the importance of considering how traits are organized within individuals for advancing contemporary personality psychology. ..
  10. doi request reprint Paper-and-pencil and web-based testing: the measurement invariance of the Big Five personality tests in applied settings
    Michele Vecchione
    Department of Psychology, Sapienza University of Rome, Rome, Italy
    Assessment 19:243-6. 2012
    ..Practical implications for personality assessment are discussed...
  11. doi request reprint Higher-order factors of the big five and basic values: empirical and theoretical relations
    Michele Vecchione
    Sapienza University of Rome, Rome, Italy
    Br J Psychol 102:478-98. 2011
    ..The opposite pattern of relations was found for beta...
  12. doi request reprint Relations among EEG-alpha asymmetry, BIS/BAS, and dispositional optimism
    Vilfredo De Pascalis
    Department of Psychology, La Sapienza, University of Rome, Italy
    Biol Psychol 94:198-209. 2013
    ..Optimism was associated with higher activations in the left-superior frontal gyrus (BA10) and in the right-posterior cingulate cortex (BA31). ..
  13. ncbi request reprint Positive orientation: explorations on what is common to life satisfaction, self-esteem, and optimism
    Gian Vittorio Caprara
    University of Rome La Sapienza, Rome, Italy
    Epidemiol Psichiatr Soc 19:63-71. 2010
    ..Literature documents that the judgments people hold about themselves, their life, and their future are important ingredients of their psychological functioning and well-being, and are commonly related to each other...
  14. doi request reprint Personal values and political activism: a cross-national study
    Michele Vecchione
    Department of Psychology, Sapienza University of Rome, Italy
    Br J Psychol 106:84-106. 2015
    ..National differences in the strength of the associations between individual values and political activism are linked to level of democratization...
  15. pmc Association between positivity and smoking cessation
    Maria Caterina Grassi
    Department of Physiology and Pharmacology, V Erspamer School of Medicine, Sapienza University of Rome, Piazzale Aldo Moro 5, 00185 Rome, Italy
    Biomed Res Int 2014:780146. 2014
    ..Altogether these findings corroborate the idea that POS plays a significant role in sustaining individuals' efforts to quit smoking. ..
  16. doi request reprint Stability and change of ego resiliency from late adolescence to young adulthood: a multiperspective study using the ER89-R Scale
    Michele Vecchione
    Department of Psychology, Sapienza University of Rome, Rome, Italy
    J Pers Assess 92:212-21. 2010
    ..Findings suggest that the ER89-R scale represents a valid and reliable instrument that can be fruitfully suited for studying ego resiliency through various developmental stages...
  17. doi request reprint Human optimal functioning: the genetics of positive orientation towards self, life, and the future
    Gian Vittorio Caprara
    Psychology Department, Sapienza University of Rome, Via dei Marsi 78, 00185 Rome, Italy
    Behav Genet 39:277-84. 2009
    ..Furthermore, results indicated that the environmental components of the traits may overlap only modestly, and suggested that a sizeable amount of variance in the traits may be explained by environmental effects specific to each of them...
  18. doi request reprint Investigation of age and gender effects on positive orientation in Italian twins
    Corrado Fagnani
    Genetic Epidemiology Unit, National Centre for Epidemiology, Surveillance and Health Promotion, Istituto Superiore di Sanita, Rome, Italy
    Int J Psychol 49:453-61. 2014
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