ERIC Number: EJ236296
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1980-Dec
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A Thematic Coding System for the Intimacy Motive.
McAdams, Dan P.
Journal of Research in Personality, v14 n4 p413-32 Dec 1980
The goal state of the intimacy motive was defined as experiencing a warm, close, and communicative exchange with another person. Subjects scoring high on the intimacy motive were rated by friends as more "warm,""natural,""sincere," and "loving," and less "dominant,""outspoken," and "self-centered" than subjects scoring lower. (Author)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Identifiers - Assessments and Surveys: Thematic Apperception Test