Marlowe-Crowne Social Desirability Scale and short Form C: forensic norms.

  title={Marlowe-Crowne Social Desirability Scale and short Form C: forensic norms.},
  author={Paul Andrews and Robert G. Meyer},
  journal={Journal of clinical psychology},
  volume={59 4},
Marlowe-Crowne Social Desirability Scale (MC) (Crowne & Marlowe, 1960) scores were collected on 1096 individuals involved in forensic evaluations. No prior publication of forensic norms was found for this instrument, which provides a measure of biased self-presentation (dissimulation). MC mean score was 19.42 for the sample. Also calculated was the score on Form C (MC-C) (Reynolds, 1982), and the mean for this 13-item scale was 7.61. The scores for the current sample generally are higher than… CONTINUE READING

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