Call For Papers

    Special Issue on Social and Personality Psychology

    Personality is defined as the characteristic set of behaviors, cognitions, and emotional patterns that evolve from biological and environmental factors. Most theories focus on motivation and psychological interactions with one's environment. The study of the psychology of personality, attempts to explain the tendencies that underlie differences in behavior. Social and personality psychology includes the study of human groups and interaction, the development and analysis of personality, the experience and interpretation of emotion, and motivation.

    In this special issue, we intend to invite front-line researchers and authors to submit original research and review articles on Social and Personality Psychology. Potential topics include, but are not limited to:

    • Personality traits and cognitive abilities
    • Social-cognitive perspectives
    • Personality disorders
    • Patterns of behaviors
    • Cognitive-behavioral therapies
    • Personality and motivated behaviors
    • Personality and emotion
    • Personality effects on relationships
    • Stress coping
    • Big-five personality models and evaluation
    • Extraversion and introversion
    • Personality development
    • Self-esteem and narcissism

    Authors should read over the journal’s For Authors carefully before submission. Prospective authors should submit an electronic copy of their complete manuscript through the journal’s Paper Submission System.

    Please kindly notice that the “Special Issue” under your manuscript title is supposed to be specified and the research field “Special Issue – Social and Personality Psychology should be chosen during your submission.

    According to the following timetable:

    Submission Deadline

    March 4th, 2021

    Publication Date

    May 2021

    For publishing inquiries, please feel free to contact the Editorial Assistant at

    PSYCH Editorial Office