Rumination Reconsidered: A Psychometric Analysis

@article{Treynor2004RuminationRA,
  title={Rumination Reconsidered: A Psychometric Analysis},
  author={Wendy Treynor and Richard D. Gonzalez and Susan Nolen-Hoeksema},
  journal={Cognitive Therapy and Research},
  year={2004},
  volume={27},
  pages={247-259}
}
In an attempt to eliminate similar item content as an alternative explanation for the relation between depression and rumination, a secondary analysis was conducted using the data from S. Nolen-Hoeksema, J. Larson, and C. Grayson (1999). After constructing a measure of rumination unconfounded with depression content, support for a two factor model of rumination was found. These analyses indicate that the 2 components, reflective pondering and brooding, differentially relate to depression in… 

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