On Individual Differences in Person Perception: Raters’ Personality Traits Relate to Their Psychopathy Checklist-Revised Scoring Tendencies

@article{Miller2011OnID,
  title={On Individual Differences in Person Perception: Raters’ Personality Traits Relate to Their Psychopathy Checklist-Revised Scoring Tendencies},
  author={Audrey K. Miller and Katrina A Rufino and Marcus T. Boccaccini and Rebecca L. Jackson and Daniel C. Murrie},
  journal={Assessment},
  year={2011},
  volume={18},
  pages={253 - 260}
}
This study investigated raters’ personality traits in relation to scores they assigned to offenders using the Psychopathy Checklist—Revised (PCL-R). A total of 22 participants, including graduate students and faculty members in clinical psychology programs, completed a PCL-R training session, independently scored four criminal offenders using the PCL-R, and completed a comprehensive measure of their own personality traits. A priori hypotheses specified that raters’ personality traits, and their… 

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