Further Support for Multidimensionality Within the Rosenberg Self-Esteem Scale

  title={Further Support for Multidimensionality Within the Rosenberg Self-Esteem Scale},
  author={Chris G Richardson and Pamela A Ratner and Bruno D. Zumbo},
Although the Rosenberg Self Esteem Scale is one of the most widely used measures of global self esteem, the underlying measurement structure of the items is still debated. In this study the dimensionality of a six item version of the Rosenberg Self Esteem Scale included in the National Population Health Survey of Canada was examined using nested confirmatory factor analyses. The results indicate that the six items measure two correlated dimensions of global self esteem. The first dimension… CONTINUE READING
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