self-report inventory


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Noun1.self-report inventory - a personality inventory in which a person is asked which of a list of traits and characteristics describe her or him or to indicate which behaviors and hypothetical choices he or she would make
personality assessment, personality inventory - a questionnaire that is supposed to yield a description of a person's personality traits; "a personality inventory is a direct test of personality, as contrasted with a projective test"
California Personality Inventory, CPI - a self-report personality inventory originally derived from the MMPI; consists of several hundred yes-no questions and yields scores on a number of scales including dominance and self acceptance and self control and socialization and achievement etc.
EPI, Eysenck Personality Inventory - a self-report personality inventory based on Hans Eysenck's factor analysis of personality which assumes three basic factors (the two most important being extraversion to introversion and neuroticism)
Minnesota Multiphasic Personality Inventory, MMPI - a self-report personality inventory consisting of 550 items that describe feelings or actions which the person is asked to agree with or disagree with; many scales estimating traits and qualities of personality have been developed using MMPI items
16 PF, Sixteen Personality Factor Questionnaire - a self-report personality inventory developed by Raymond B. Cattell to measure the 16 personality dimensions that emerged from his factor analysis of a wide range of traits
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To help researchers and professionals in assessing the social conduct of youths in Brazil, Reppold (2005) developed a comprehensive, 80-item self-report inventory, the Social Conduct Scale (SCS).
The ESS is a self-report inventory used to assess trait shame based on three components: experiential, cognitive, and behavioral.
The variable 'gender' was obtained by student self-report on the self-report inventory.
The DHQ is a 46-item self-report inventory that was used here to obtain demographic information.
The HSNS is a self-report inventory that was developed to measure the covert form of narcissistic personality using items from Murray's Narcism Scale (as cited in Hendin & Cheek, 1997).
Beck Depression Inventory (BDI) is a 21-question multiple-choice self-report inventory, one of the most widely used instruments for measuring the severity of depression, which is a relative common problem associated to morbid obesity (Beck A.
Posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) symptoms predicted various types of revictimization, with the most consistent predictor being interpersonal relationship problems, as measured by the Self-Report Inventory of Disorders of Extreme Stress (SIDES-SR).
The MSLQ which is an 81-item, self-report inventory which consists of 2 sections and 15 scales that assesses college students' motivational orientations and learning strategies.
The PCL is a 17-item self-report inventory for assessing the severity of the 17 DSM-IV criteria symptoms (B, C, and D) for the last month, using a 5-point scale.