The Pavlovian Temperament Survey (PTS): an international handbook
Hogrefe & Huber, Jun 15, 1999 - Psychology - 108 pages
The PTS is the only personality inventory measuring the behavioral expression of nervous system properties as distinguished by Pavlov, namely, strength of excitation, strength of inhibition, and mobility of nervous processes. The PTS was originally constructed with a cross-cultural approach in mind, and more than a dozen culture-specific but equivalent versions have now been developed. Reliability and validity of all language versions have been shown to be satisfactory. The PTS is especially useful in looking at the biological background of personality and in searching for links between temperament dimensions in adults, as measured by inventories based on different theories. Studies have also shown that it can be applied successfully in stress research. This International Handbook describes the constructs on which the PTS is based and its theoretical background, as well as its construction, psychometric properties, the large amount of cross-cultural data collected to date, its validity, and of course its administration and application. Appendixes list the universal item pool, items and scorekeys for the country-specific versions, as well as reproducing several of the different language versions of the questionnaire (including American English, Dutch, French, German, Greek, Italian, Polish, Russian, and Spanish versions).
22 pages matching Eysenck in this book
Results 1-3 of 22
What people are saying - Write a review
We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.
The Theoretical Bases of the Pavlovian Temperament Survey PTS
The Development of a PavlovianOriented Temperament lnventory
German Polish and American
6 other sections not shown
American Angleitner arousal assessment behavior CNS properties coefficients comparisons consists cross-cultural studies cultures definitional components developed dimensions discriminant validity DOTS-R Eliasz emotional extraversion Eysenck facets factors FCB-Tl females Gender German higher nervous activity Hogrefe & Huber Huber Publishers individual differences Korean l've language versions lnternational lt's easy males means and standard measured ment mijn MO scales mobility of nervous Nebylitsyn negative nervous processes nervous system neuroticism noXu number of items OTav Palenzuela Pavlov Pavlov's typology Pavlovian constructs Pavlovian Temperament Survey perament Personality and lndividual predicted Psychology psychometric psychoticism PTS scales PTS versions PTS-SK questionnaire refer relationship RSFSR Ruch Russian scales correlate scores sensation seeking situations Sl scale social stimuli Strelau strength of excitation strength of inhibition stress Table temperament inventories Teplov theory things tion total samples types typologists typology validity