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Neuroticism

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As defined by H.J. Eysenck, hereditable poor emotional stability, that predisposes the person to develop neurotic symptoms during excessive stress. Using questionnaires neuroticism can be tested objectively.

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(2009). Neuroticism. In: Binder, M.D., Hirokawa, N., Windhorst, U. (eds) Encyclopedia of Neuroscience. Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-540-29678-2_3951

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