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Response Styles in Rating Scales
In cross-cultural studies with social variables such as values or attitudes, it is often assumed that differences in scores can be compared at face value. However, response styles like acquiescenceExpand
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Structural Equivalence in Multilevel Research
In cross-cultural research, there is an increasing interest in the comparison of constructs at different levels of aggregation, such as the use of individualism—collectivism at the individual andExpand
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Equivalence of cross-cultural data: an overview of basic issues.
  • Y. Poortinga
  • Psychology, Medicine
  • International journal of psychology : Journal…
  • 1 December 1989
Abstract The logic of comparison is taken as a starting point. It is argued that any cross-cultural comparison presupposes a comparison scale, i.e. a scale that is identical across the populationsExpand
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Human Behavior in Global Perspective: An Introduction to Cross Cultural Psychology
Preface. 1.The Socio-Cultural Nature of Human Beings. How to Comprehend Behavior and Culture. The Centrality of Learning. The Essence of Being Human. Anthropological Perspectives on Culture. CultureExpand
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Cross-Cultural Psychology: Research and Applications
Cross-Cultural Psychology is a leading textbook offering senior undergraduate and graduate students a thorough and balanced overview of the whole field of cross-cultural psychology. The team ofExpand
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Structural Equivalence of the Values Domain Across Cultures
The authors examine the cross-cultural equivalence of the internal structure of the values domain, as measured by the Schwartz Value Survey. Data come from 38 countries, each represented by a studentExpand
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Towards an integrated analysis of bias in cross-cultural assessment
A central methodological aspect of cross-cultural assessment is the interpretability of intergroup differences: Do scores obtained by subjects from different cultural groups have the sameExpand
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Human behavior in global perspective
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Cognitive structure of emotion terms in Indonesia and The Netherlands
We investigated the cognitive structure of emotions in Indonesia and The Netherlands in a series of three studies. Sets of 120 emotion terms were selected based on local ratings of prototypicalityExpand
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