Self-discrepancy: Long-term test-retest reliability and test-criterion predictive validity.

  title={Self-discrepancy: Long-term test-retest reliability and test-criterion predictive validity.},
  author={Neill Watson and Brandon Cory Bryan and Todd M. Thrash},
  journal={Psychological assessment},
  volume={28 1},
Long-term test-retest reliability and predictive test-criterion evidence of validity of scores on measures of the real-ideal self-discrepancy and of the real-ought self-discrepancy were tested over periods of 1 year and 3 years. A sample of 184 undergraduates completed at 2 time points 1 year apart 3 instruments that each measure the 2 self-discrepancies: the idiographic Self-Concept Questionnaire-Personal Constructs, the nonidiographic Self-Concept Questionnaire-Conventional Constructs, and… 

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