- 24-75 aged Catholic sisters, Eastern USA. 196?
- N = 183
- Non Response:
- Authors's label
- Self-concept compo- nents
- Our Classification
- Principal components, extracted from 21 bipolar adjective 7-point scales (semantic differential scales; see Monge, 1971). The adjective scales were scored for 'Myself - as I really am most of the time'.
a. Achievement / leadership.
7 items idex: inferior - superior,
dull - sharp, follower - leader,
dumb - smart, failure - success,
weak - strong, worthless - valuable.
b. Congeniality / sociability.
4 items index: cruel - kind, awful - nice, unfriendly - friendly, bad -
c. Psychological adjustment.
6 items index: dissatisfied -
satisfied, unstable - stable, shaky
- steady, sad - happy, unsure -
confedent, soft - hard.
d. Physical adjustment.
4 items index: delicate - rugged,
sick - healthy, nervous - relaxed,
tired - refreshed.