ERIC Number: EJ233788
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1980-Oct
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Reliability and Validity of the Sensation-Seeking Scale: Psychometric Problems in Form V.
Ridgeway, Doreen; Russell, James A.
Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology, v48 n5 p662-64 Oct 1980
Psychometric properties of Zuckerman's Sensation Seeking Scale were examined. Evidence supported the theoretical notion of an individual difference variable in arousal-seeking. Other evidence, however, suggested that measurement problems continue to hamper research: the total score was moderately reliable, but the subscales were only marginally so. (Author)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Identifiers - Location: Canada