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ERIC Number: EJ540566
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1996
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ISSN: ISSN-0897-5264
Differences in Personality Type and Roommate Compatibility as Predictors of Roommate Conflict.
Fuller, Bret E.; Hall, F. Jay
Journal of College Student Development, v37 n5 p510-18 Sep-Oct 1996
Analysis of first-year roommate pairs found that versions of the Roommate Compatibility Questionnaire better predicted roommate conflict than did the Myers-Briggs Type Indicator. Discrepancies between perception of a roommate and descriptions of an ideal roommate predicted the most variance on a measure of roommate conflict. Discusses roommate-matching strategies. (RJM)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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Identifiers - Assessments and Surveys: Myers Briggs Type Indicator
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