Comparing clinical and social-personality conceptualizations of narcissism.

@article{Miller2008ComparingCA,
  title={Comparing clinical and social-personality conceptualizations of narcissism.},
  author={Joshua D. Miller and W. K. Campbell},
  journal={Journal of personality},
  year={2008},
  volume={76 3},
  pages={
          449-76
        }
}
There is a lack of consensus surrounding the conceptualization of narcissism. The present study compared two measures of narcissism-one used in clinical settings (Personality Diagnostic Questionnaire, PDQ-4+; Hyler, 1994) and one used in social-personality research (Narcissistic Personality Inventory, NPI; Raskin & Terry, 1988)-across two samples. Sample 1 (N=271) was composed of undergraduates, whereas Sample 2 (N=211) was composed of parents of the Sample 1 participants. The scales were… 

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