Raymond R. Buss

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The theoretical relation between adolescent egocentrism and formal operations was addressed in two studies. In the first study this relation was assessed with the Adolescent Egocentrism Scale (AES) and a battery of formal reasoning tasks devised by Lunzer, administered to a sample of 6th-, 8th-, 1 Oth-, and 12th-grade subjects. The results revealed only(More)
A model of identity formation based on the cognitive developmental stages of social perspective-taking is described. The model assumes that identity can be achieved through cognitive strategies of considering the self in relation to one friend, one's family, the peer group, and society. Two studies were undertaken to test the model. In Study 1, 28 college(More)
The effects of brief psychological intervention on rates of medical utilization were investigated in a family practice clinic. Patients referred to the psychology service served as experimental subjects. These subjects underwent psychological assessment and treatment from supervised clinical psychology externs in joint working arrangements with family(More)
Twenty-three migraine headache sufferers, sixteen muscle contraction headache sufferers, and thirteen no headache control subjects were selected to test the discriminant validity of the ANSRI. Significant Chi-Squares indicated reliable differences among the groups in ANSRI F scale scores under the Anger condition and in P scale scores based on the means of(More)
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