Measuring individual and cultural differences in implicit trait theories.

@article{Church2003MeasuringIA,
  title={Measuring individual and cultural differences in implicit trait theories.},
  author={Amber Church and Fernando A. Ortiz and Marcia S. Katigbak and Tatyana V Avdeyeva and Alice M Emerson and Jos{\'e} de Jes{\'u}s Vargas Flores and Joselina Ib{\'a}{\~n}ez Reyes},
  journal={Journal of personality and social psychology},
  year={2003},
  volume={85 2},
  pages={332-47}
}
A new measure of implicit theories or beliefs regarding the traitedness versus contextuality of behavior was developed and tested across cultures. In Studies 1 (N = 266) and 2 (N = 266), these implicit beliefs dimensions were reliably measured and replicated across U.S. college student samples and validity evidence was provided. In Study 3, their structure… CONTINUE READING