Psychometric characteristics of revised Sociotropy and Autonomy Scales in college students.

@article{Clark1995PsychometricCO,
  title={Psychometric characteristics of revised Sociotropy and Autonomy Scales in college students.},
  author={David A. Clark and Robert A. Steer and A. T. Beck and Lone Ross},
  journal={Behaviour research and therapy},
  year={1995},
  volume={33 3},
  pages={325-34}
}
Beck, Epstein, Harrison and Emery (unpublished manuscript, 1983) developed the Sociotropy-Autonomy Scale (SAS) to assess personality constructs that were considered possible vulnerability factors to reactive depression. Principal components and factor analyses of an expanded 93-item version of the SAS were performed with successive samples of undergraduates totalling 2041 Ss. Only 59 items were needed to establish the generalizabilities of one dimension of Sociotropy and two dimensions of… CONTINUE READING