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ERIC Number: EJ452415
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1992
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ISSN: ISSN-0022-0221
Comparisons of Belief-Based Personality Constructs in Polish and American University Students: Paranormal Beliefs, Locus of Control, Irrational Beliefs, and Social Interest.
Tobacyk, Jerome J.; Tobacyk, Zofia Socha
Journal of Cross-Cultural Psychology, v23 n3 p311-25 Sep 1992
Uses Social Learning Theory to compare 149 university students from Poland with 136 university students from the southern United States for belief-based personality constructs and personality correlates of paranormal beliefs. As hypothesized, Poles reported a more external locus of control and significantly greater endorsement of irrational beliefs than Americans. (SLD)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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Identifiers - Location: Poland; United States