Pretty interesting write-up...but seems to end up with a rather ad hoc analysis, despite some (lip service?) attempts to stick to the "big five" framework...
Also what he calls "anger" -- your "aggressiveness" trait? -- is missing from his "big five" yet anger, winning and dominance dominates his discussion...a huge omission from the "big five"?
I can see that his "extroversion" kind of equates to (or includes) your "narcissism", though they are not the same. And his "conscientiousness" trait equates with your "persistence".
Are you able to reconcile (or incorporate) the rest of the "big five" traits with (into) your "big three"?
Or are the "big five" not accepted in mainstream psychology (despite his assertion)?
"The big five:
Extroversion: gregariousness, social dominance, enthusiasm, reward-seeking behavior
Neuroticism: anxiety, emotional instability, depressive tendencies, negative emotions
Conscientiousness: industriousness, discipline, rule abidance, organization
Agreeableness: warmth, care for others, altruism, compassion, modesty
Openness: curiosity, unconventionality, imagination, receptivity to new ideas"
Trump seems like a very exaggerated NPA to me in all three traits. But your framework does not seem to provide additional criteria to distinguish one NPA from another ie why and how and to what degree is another NPA type different from Trump?
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