Industrial Psychiatry Journal

ORIGINAL ARTICLE
Year
: 2012  |  Volume : 21  |  Issue : 2  |  Page : 115--118

The short-form of the revised junior Eysenck personality questionnaire: A Bengali edition


Avijit Roy 
 Centre for Mathematics Education, Visva Bharati, Santiniketan, West Bengal, India

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Avijit Roy
Joypur Vill. and P.O. Burdwan District - 713 128, West Bengal
India

Background: Personality measuring instrument plays an important role in many fields of human civilization and therefore, present study was aimed to find such an instrument for Bengali speaking juniors. Materials and Methods: Bengali translation of the short-form of the revised junior Eysenck personality questionnaire developed by Corulla was administered on a sample of 226 Bengali speaking students (99 boys and 127 girls) studying in class seven and eight taken from two urban and two rural schools. Internal consistency of each item under a subscale was calculated; internal consistency of each of the four subscales of the translated questionnaire was calculated; test-retest reliability was found with an interval of 3 months and inter-correlations between different subscales were found. Conclusion: The findings provided satisfactory psychometric properties of the extraversion, neuroticism, psychoticism, and lie scale.


How to cite this article:
Roy A. The short-form of the revised junior Eysenck personality questionnaire: A Bengali edition.Ind Psychiatry J 2012;21:115-118


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Roy A. The short-form of the revised junior Eysenck personality questionnaire: A Bengali edition. Ind Psychiatry J [serial online] 2012 [cited 2019 Sep 19 ];21:115-118
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