Social Behavior and Personality: an international journal

Articles from Vol. 28, No. 3, 2000

Contributions of the Social Mulieu to Changing Individual Political Orientations
This paper proposes a model for examining the combination of individual perceptions of politics and intentions to engage in political activities (termed political orientations) under the influence of social processes in organizations. The concept of...
Development of a Chineses Version of the Zuckerman-Kuhlman Personality Questionnaire: Reliabilities and Gender/age Effects
A five-factor model of the Zuckerman-Kuhlman Personality Questionnaire (ZKPQ) was tried in a Chinese speaking area. Three hundred and thirty-three healthy subjects (217 women and 116 men) with a wide range of occupations attended this study and were...
Dissociation, Comorbidity of Dissociative Disorders, and Childhood Abuse in a Community Sample of Women with Current and Past Bulimia
Dissociation and childhood sexual abuse were examined in a community sample of current bulimics (N=47), past bulimics (N-9), and non-bulimic controls (N=37). All respondents completed questionnaires requesting information relating to bulimia, dissociation,...
Learning to Work Safely with Reference to a Social-Cognitive Model
Issues concerning the effectiveness of promotional activities for working people's occupational safety and health are the focus of the present study. Data were collected from a random sample of 668 working people in Hong Kong by the telephone survey...
Predictors of Adolescent Running Away Behavior
Adolescent boys and girls (N= 246) took part in a study of societal, personal, and interpersonal correlates of running away behavior. Correlational analyses showed the behavior to be related to low self-esteem, depression, suicidal ideation, negative...
The Construction and Validation of a Consumer Orientation Questionnaire (SCOI) Designed to Measure Fromm's (1955) 'Marketing Character' in Australia
An instrument (SCOI) was designed to measure Fromm's (1955) marketing character, which is based on the notion that the self may be experienced as a commodity whose value and meaning are externally determined. In study 1 (N =80 8c 302), the hypothesis...
The Effect of Presentation Modality on Judgments of Honesty and Attractiveness
The present study tested the effect of stimuli presentation modality on judgments of honesty and attractiveness, and whether the judge's gender and target's nationality and gender affect such judgments. Jordanian judges watched a videotape of Jordanian...
'What Is Beautiful Is Loved': Physical Attractiveness in Love Relationships in a Representative Sample
From many theoretical standpoints (behaviorist, cognitive, socio-biological, psychodynamic, socialization) it is predictable that Physical Attractiveness of the Other person (PAO) is actually more important in the loving relationships than people usually...