Response Style and Cross-Cultural Comparisons of Rating Scales Among East Asian and North American Students

@article{Chen1995ResponseSA,
  title={Response Style and Cross-Cultural Comparisons of Rating Scales Among East Asian and North American Students},
  author={C. Chen and Shin-Ying Lee and H. Stevenson},
  journal={Psychological Science},
  year={1995},
  volume={6},
  pages={170 - 175}
}
  • C. Chen, Shin-Ying Lee, H. Stevenson
  • Published 1995
  • Psychology
  • Psychological Science
  • This report examines cross-cultural differences in response style regarding the use of rating scales Subjects were high school students 944 from Sendai (Japan), 1,357 from Taipei (Taiwan), 687 from Edmonton and Calgary (Canada), and 2,174 from the Minneapolis metropolitan area and Fairfax County, Virginia Responses to fifty-seven 7-point Likert-type scales were analyzed The Japanese and Chinese students were more likely than the two North American groups to use the midpoint on the scales, the U… CONTINUE READING
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