Preliminary development of the adolescent students' basic psychological needs at school scale.

@article{Tian2014PreliminaryDO,
  title={Preliminary development of the adolescent students' basic psychological needs at school scale.},
  author={Lili Tian and Mengmeng Han and Ewgenij Huebner},
  journal={Journal of adolescence},
  year={2014},
  volume={37 3},
  pages={257-67}
}
The aim of the present study was to develop and provide evidence for the validity of a new measure of adolescent students' psychological need satisfaction at school, using a sample of Chinese students. We conducted four studies with four independent samples (total n = 1872). The first study aimed to develop items for the new instrument and to ascertain its factorial structure using exploratory factor analysis procedures. The second study aimed to examine the instrument's factorial structure… CONTINUE READING