ERIC Number: EJ240003
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1980-Dec
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Classification of Prison Inmates with the MMPI: An Extension and Validation of the Megargee Typology.
Booth, Raydell J.; Howell, Robert J.
Criminal Justice and Behavior, v7 n4 p407-21 Dec 1980
Megargee's MMPI federal prisoner classification was used to determine validity with prisoners. Similarities and differences were examined and predictive validity was tested. It was concluded that the Megargee system can be used in grouping state prisoners. (Author/RC)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
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Identifiers - Assessments and Surveys: Minnesota Multiphasic Personality Inventory