Personal nostalgia, world view, memory, and emotionality.

@article{Batcho1998PersonalNW,
  title={Personal nostalgia, world view, memory, and emotionality.},
  author={Krystine Irene Batcho},
  journal={Perceptual and motor skills},
  year={1998},
  volume={87 2},
  pages={411-32}
}
Batcho's 1995 Nostalgia Inventory was completed by 210 respondents, 88 males and 122 females, ranging in age from 5 to 79 years old. Subjects scoring high on the Nostalgia Inventory rated the past more favorably than did subjects scoring low on the inventory but did not differ in ratings of the present or future. High-scoring individuals rated themselves more emotional, with stronger memories, need for achievement, and preference for activities with other people, but not as less happy, risk or… CONTINUE READING

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