ERIC Number: EJ605953
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Publication Date: 2000-Apr
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Measurement Error in "Big Five Factors" Personality Assessment: Reliability Generalization across Studies and Measures.
Viswesvaran, Chockalingam; Ones, Deniz S.
Educational and Psychological Measurement, v60 n2 p224-35 Apr 2000
Used meta-analysis to cumulate reliabilities of personality scale scores, using 848 coefficients of stability and 1,359 internal consistency reliabilities across the Big Five factors of personality. The dimension of personality being measured does not appear to moderate strongly either internal consistency or the test-retest reliabilities. Discusses implications for personality assessment. (SLD)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative; Speeches/Meeting Papers
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