Study of the adjustment of western expatriates in Taiwan ROC with the Multicultural Personality Questionnaire

@inproceedings{Oudenhoven2003StudyOT,
  title={Study of the adjustment of western expatriates in Taiwan ROC with the Multicultural Personality Questionnaire},
  author={Jan Pieter van Oudenhoven and Stefan T. Mol and Karen van der Zee},
  year={2003}
}
The present paper examined the validity of the Multicultural Personality Questionnaire (MPQ). As criteria of validity three levels of adjustment were used. The study took place among a sample of expatriates (N = 102) during their assignment in Taiwan. The MPQ has scales for cultural empathy, open-mindedness, social initiative, emotional stability and flexibility. The MPQ-scales appeared to be positively related to expatriates' personal, professional and social adjustment. In all three domains… CONTINUE READING
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