ERIC Number: ED113646
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1973-Feb
Reference Count: 0
Needed Research on Trait Structure, Multivariate Approach. A Special Report of the USOE-Sponsored Grant Study: Critical Appraisal of Research in the Personality-Emotions-Motivation Domain. IBR Report No. 73-21.
Cartwright, Desmond S.; And Others
The task group report presented in this publication is one of a series prepared by eminent psychologists who have served as consultants in the U.S.O.E.-sponsored grant study to conduct a Critical Appraisal of the Personality-Emotions-Motivation Domain. In order to achieve the goal of identifying important problems and areas for new research and methdological issues related to them, an approach was followed in which leading investigators in specialized areas were enlisted as members of task groups and asked to reflect on their current knowledge of ongoing research and to identify the research needs in their respective area. The articles in this report are: (1) Trait Structure, Multivariate Approach (Cartwright); (2) Methodological Issues in Trait Structure Research: Three Assessment Psychologies (Krause); (3) Observational and Rating Methods (Fiske); (4) Self-Report Methods (Comrey); and (5) Objective Tests (Hundleby). (Author)
Publication Type: Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Office of Education (DHEW), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Texas Christian Univ., Fort Worth. Inst. of Behavioral Research.