Bringing together leading investigators, this comprehensive handbook is a one-stop reference for anyone planning or conducting research on personality. It provides up-to-date analyses of the rich array of methodological tools available today, giving particular attention to real-world theoretical and logistical challenges and how to overcome them. In chapters filled with detailed, practical examples, readers are shown step by step how to formulate a suitable research design, select and use high-quality measures, and manage the complexities of data analysis and interpretation. Coverage ranges from classic methods like self-report inventories and observational procedures to such recent innovations as neuroimaging and genetic analyses.Recommended Readings Introductory/Didactical Embretson, S. E., aamp; Reise, S. P. (2000). Item response theory for ... Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 78, 350a365. Gray-Little, B. ... A usera#39;s guide to WINSTEPS / MINISTEPS: Rasch- model computer program (Version 3.60) [Computer software]. Chicago: MESAanbsp;...
|Title||:||Handbook of Research Methods in Personality Psychology|
|Author||:||Richard W. Robins, R. Chris Fraley, Robert F. Krueger|
|Publisher||:||Guilford Press - 2009-12-09|