Recent Submissions

  • Clues to the preferences of therapy styles 

    Fenster, C. Abraham; Wiedemann, Carl F.; Balkin, Joseph (Wichita State University, Dept. of Psychology, 1976)
    This study examined the relationship of personality variables to the choice of a psychotherapist. 119 subjects were shown films of three prominent therapists at work with the same patient. The subjects were asked to indicate ...
  • The addition of personality measures to ability measures for predicting and understanding school achievement 

    Watterson, David G.; Schuerger, James M.; Melnyk, George I. (Wichita State University, Dept. of Psychology, 1976)
    This study attempts to validate the findings of previous research predicting academic achievement from intelligence measures with the addition of objective personality factors. Regression analysis was used to affirm: (a) ...
  • A cross cultural check of the personality structure of the 16PF 

    Zak, Itai (Wichita State University, Dept. of Psychology, 1976)
    The contention that transferability of a scale across cultures is best achieved when the scale has low homogeneity was tested using Cattell's 16PF personality questionnaire. The 16PF was administered to a random sample of ...
  • Dimensions of community satisfaction in a British New Town 

    Bardo, John W. (Wichita State University, Dept. of Psychology, 1976)
    Community satisfaction in a British New Town was examined through factor analysis; an oblique solution with nine factors resulted. Seven factors were social-interactional and two were physical. The data suggest that ...
  • An application of P technique to the Eight State Questionnaire 

    Stewart, David W.; Stewart, Lenora F. (Wichita State University, Dept. of Psychology, 1976)
    A 20 year old, female subject completed the Eight State Questionnaire (From B) twice daily for a period of 30 days. Primary factoring of the subtests across occassions provided some support for the factorial validity of ...