ERIC Number: EJ610762
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2000
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Thurstone's Crime Scale Re-Visited.
Stone, Mark H.
Popular Measurement, v3 n1 p53-54 Spr 2000
Replicated L. Thurstone's 1927 scaling of criminal offenses by paired comparisons with a similar contemporary sample of 260 college students. Findings suggest that although 70 years later there is a surprising stability in college students' perceptions of the seriousness of criminal offenses. (SLD)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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