Neue Studie über die psychologischen Persönlichkeitsmerkmale von Metalheads, wie sich die Personality-Traits in Sub-Genres unterscheiden und wie diese in den Lyrics reflektiert werden, Paper: The role of moral reasoning & personality in explaining lyrical preferences. 🤟
different types of metal fans exhibit different moral reasoning styles dependent on their metal sub-genre identification. Further, it was found that moral reasoning styles explain a portion of the variance in lyrical preferences that weren’t already explained by personality traits. In particular, lyrical preferences were often thematically consistent with moral reasoning content and personality traits, such as that individuals that preferred lyrics about celebrating metal culture and unity had higher levels of the group loyalty moral reasoning domain alongside being higher in extraversion.