ERIC Number: EJ662136
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2002
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Using the Imaginary Audience Scale as a Measure of Social Anxiety in Young Adults.
Kelly, Kristine M.; Jones, Warren H.; Adams, Jeffrey M.
Educational and Psychological Measurement, v62 n5 p896-914 Oct 2002
Explored the utility and meaning of the imaginary audience phenomenon in 2 studies involving 207 and 101college students. Results show that the Imaginary Audience Scale (D. Elkind and R. Bowen, 1979) meets conventional standards of validity and reliability, and that imaginary audience behavior is related to social anxiety, the self, and personality. (SLD)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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