Measures of Personality and Social Psychological Constructs

Written By Gregory J. Boyle
Measures of Personality and Social Psychological Constructs
  • Publsiher : Academic Press
  • Release : 04 September 2014
  • ISBN : 0123869587
  • Pages : 824 pages
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Download or read book entitled Measures of Personality and Social Psychological Constructs by author: Gregory J. Boyle which was release on 04 September 2014 and published by Academic Press with total page 824 pages . This book available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. Measures of Personality and Social Psychological Constructs assists researchers and practitioners by identifying and reviewing the best scales/measures for a variety of constructs. Each chapter discusses test validity, reliability, and utility. Authors have focused on the most often used and cited scales/measures, with a particular emphasis on those published in recent years. Each scale is identified and described, the sample on which it was developed is summarized, and reliability and validity data are presented, followed by presentation of the scale, in full or in part, where such permission has been obtained. Measures fall into five broad groups. The emotional disposition section reviews measures of general affective tendencies, and/or cognitive dispositions closely linked to emotion. These measures include hope and optimism, anger and hostility, life satisfaction, self-esteem, confidence, and affect dimensions. Emotion regulation scales go beyond general dispositions to measure factors that may contribute to understanding and managing emotions. These measures include alexithymia, empathy, resiliency, coping, sensation seeking, and ability and trait emotional intelligence. The interpersonal styles section introduces some traditional social–psychological themes in the context of personality assessment. These measures include adult attachment, concerns with public image and social evaluation, and forgiveness. The vices and virtues section reflects adherence to moral standards as an individual characteristic shaped by sociocultural influences and personality. These measures include values and moral personality, religiosity, dark personalities (Machiavellianism,narcissism, and subclinical psychopathy), and perfectionism. The sociocultural interaction and conflict section addresses relationships between different groups and associated attitudes. These measures include cross-cultural values, personality and beliefs, intergroup contact, stereotyping and prejudice, attitudes towards sexual orientation, and personality across cultures. Encompasses 25 different areas of psychology research Each scale has validity, reliability info, info on test bias, etc Multiple scales discussed for each construct Discussion of which scales are appropriate in which circumstances and to what populations Examples of scales included

Measures of Personality and Social Psychological Constructs

Measures of Personality and Social Psychological Constructs
  • Author : Gregory J. Boyle,Donald H. Saklofske,Gerald Matthews
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2014-09-04
  • Total pages : 824
  • ISBN : 0123869587
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Summary : Measures of Personality and Social Psychological Constructs assists researchers and practitioners by identifying and reviewing the best scales/measures for a variety of constructs. Each chapter discusses test validity, reliability, and utility. Authors have focused on the most often used and cited scales/measures, with a particular emphasis on those ...

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  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2013-10-22
  • Total pages : 768
  • ISBN : 0123869587
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  • Publisher : Cambridge University Press
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Summary : Research on personality psychology is making important contributions to psychological science and applied psychology. This second edition of The Cambridge Handbook of Personality Psychology offers a one-stop resource for scientific personality psychology. It summarizes cutting-edge personality research in all its forms, including genetics, psychometrics, social-cognitive psychology, and real-world expressions, with ...

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  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2003
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  • Publisher : Ann Arbor, Mich. : Survey Research Center, Institute for Social Research, 1973, 1978 printing.
  • Release Date : 1980
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  • Release Date : 2011-02-15
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  • Publisher : Amer Psychological Assn
  • Release Date : 2010
  • Total pages : 285
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Summary : More than a half-century has passed since Cronbachs distinction between the correlational and experimental approaches in psychology. Yet measurement today is not much better integrated with psychological theory than it was in the late 1950s, and many argue that the traditional psychometric model itself may have introduced constraints that have ...

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  • Release Date : 2011-02-15
  • Total pages : 128
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  • Publisher : SAGE
  • Release Date : 2008-06-24
  • Total pages : 744
  • ISBN : 0123869587
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Summary : A definitive, authoritative and up-to-date resource for anyone interested in the theories, models and assessment methods used for understanding the many factes of Human personality and individual differences This brand new Handbook of Personality Theory and Assessment 2-Volume Set constitutes an essential resource for shaping the future of the scientific ...

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  • Author : Rom Harré,Roger Lamb
  • Publisher : Mit Press
  • Release Date : 1986
  • Total pages : 402
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Summary : The Dictionary of Personality and Social Psychology contains nearly 300 articles covering the many different theories of personality development and organization and the various topics and approaches that make up social psychology. There are articles on Freudian and other psychoanalytic theories of personality, on the trait and type theories of Eysenck ...

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  • Author : Ladd Wheeler
  • Publisher : SAGE Publications, Incorporated
  • Release Date : 1980-09-01
  • Total pages : 352
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Summary : The first volume of the Review of Personality and Social Psychology focusses on the frontiers of theory and method in personality and social psychology. The international contributors summarize and integrate established areas, and explore those emerging topics which have a sufficient base of theoretical and empirical work. 'Compared with reviews ...