Detection of aberrant responding on a personality scale in a military sample: an application of evaluating person fit with two-level logistic regression.

@article{Woods2008DetectionOA,
  title={Detection of aberrant responding on a personality scale in a military sample: an application of evaluating person fit with two-level logistic regression.},
  author={Carol M. Woods and Thomas F. Oltmanns and Eric Turkheimer},
  journal={Psychological assessment},
  year={2008},
  volume={20 2},
  pages={159-68}
}
Person-fit assessment is used to identify persons who respond aberrantly to a test or questionnaire. In this study, S. P. Reise's (2000) method for evaluating person fit using 2-level logistic regression was applied to 13 personality scales of the Schedule for Nonadaptive and Adaptive Personality (SNAP; L. Clark, 1996) that had been administered to military recruits (N = 2,026). Results revealed significant person-fit heterogeneity and indicated that for 5 SNAP scales (Disinhibition… CONTINUE READING

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