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1989 - Relationship between game playing and personality

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Carroll, James L. and Carolin, Paul M. (1989, June). Relationship between game playing and personality. Psychological Reports, part 1, 705-706. Simón replicated in Central Michigan University study comparing gamers to non-gamers. 2 small pages.


Relationship between game playing and personality.
Carroll, James L.; Carolin, Paul M.
Psychological Reports, Vol 64(3, Pt 1), Jun 1989, 705-706.
Investigated 75 college students, who were enrolled in upper level psychology classes and members of games clubs at a mid-sized midwestern university, were evaluated with the Sixteen Personality Factor Questionnaire (16PF). Findings show no differences between heavy and light involvement gamers; both groups' scores were similar to the 16 PF standardization population.
Release Date:19891201







Marc says: Mar 03, 2012 06:13 PM

Why won't it let me read the whole thing?


Hawke Robinson says:Oct 31, 2012 09:25 AM

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