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date: 18 January 2020

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Personality disorders are complex forms of psychopathology that emerge from interactions between biological, psychological, and social processes. By themselves, none of these factors explain the development of personality disorders, which are shaped by, but not determined by, temperament and trait profiles, as well as by life experiences and social stressors.

Keywords: personality disorders, psychopathology, biological, psychological, social

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