Concurrent validity and test-retest reliability of the information processing styles

Baloglu M. , Zelhart P.

PSYCHOLOGICAL REPORTS, vol.87, no.3, pp.973-979, 2000 (Journal Indexed in SSCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 87 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2000
  • Title of Journal : PSYCHOLOGICAL REPORTS
  • Page Numbers: pp.973-979


To investigate concurrent validity and test-retest reliability of thr Information Processing Styles, 62 students majoring in social sciences evaluated the accuracy of the checklist in describing their dominant types. Each student had a friend who read the descriptions of thy dominant types(s) of the student and rated their perceived accuracy of that categorization. Analyses indicated the inventory is reliable and valid.