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Achievement goals, learning strateges and language achevement among peruvian high school students
(Ubiquity Press Ltd., 2007)
We used an achievement goal framework to study the role of motivation in the academic context of a Peruvian sample of 8 th to 10 th grade high school students (N = 1505). The purpose of this cross-sectional study was to ...
Study persistence and academic achievement as a function of the type of competing tendencies
(Springer Netherlands, 2005)
In order to understand and predict students' achievement and persistence at learning activities, many contemporary motivational models consider how much students are motivated for their school work. However, students' ...
Patterns and universals of mate poaching across 53 nations: the effects of sex, culture, and personality on romantically attracting another person's partner
(American Psychological Association, 2004)
As part of the International Sexuality Description Project, 16,954 participants from 53 nations were administered an anonymous survey about experiences with romantic attraction. Mate poaching - romantically attracting ...
Universal sex differences in the desire for sexual variety: tests from 52 nations, 6 Continents, and 13 Islands
(American Psychological Association, 2003)
Evolutionary psychologists have hypothesized that men and women possess both long-term and short-term mating strategies, with men's short-term strategy differentially rooted in the desire for sexual variety. In this article, ...
Validation of the Alcohol Expectancy Questionnaire (AEQ-A) for Peruvian University students
(American Alcohol and Drug Information Foundation, 2005)
The paper describes the adaptation of the Adolescent version of the Alcohol Expectancy Questionnaire (AEQ-A) for university students in Peru. 672 male and female university students enrolled in the first years at a private ...
Patterns and universals of adult romantic attachment across 62 cultural regions: are models of self and of other pancultural constructs?
(Sage Publications Inc., 2004)
As part of the International Sexuality Description Project, a total of 17,804 participants from 62 cultural regions completed the Relationship Questionnaire (RQ), a self-report measure of adult romantic attachment. ...
The geographic distribution of big five personality traits: patterns and profiles of human self-description across 56 nations
(Sage Publications, Inc., 2007)
The Big Five Inventory (BFI) is a self-report measure designed to assess the high-order personality traits of Extraversion, Agreeableness, Conscientiousness, Neuroticism, and Openness. As part of the International Sexuality ...
Los psicólogos hispanohablantes y la teoría de Alfred Adler en la revista Internationale Zeitschrift fuer Individualpsychologie (1914-1937)
(Fundación Universitaria Konrad Lorenz, 2000)
La presente comunicación trata de la recepción de la producción de autores españoles y latinoamericanos (entre 1914 y 1927) en las páginas de la Intemationale Zeitschriftfür Individualpsychologie, la revista oficial del ...
Are men universally more dismissing than women? Gender differences in romantic attachment across 62 cultural regions
Gender differences in the dismissing form of adult romantic attachment were investigated as part of the International Sexuality Description Project a survey study of 17,804 people from 62 cultural regions. Contrary to ...
Untying the gordian knot of guilt and shame: The structure of guilt and shame reactions based on situationand person variation in Belgium, Hungary, and Perú.
(Sage Publications, 2006)
In this study, the structure of guilt and shame reactions are investigated in three cultural groups (Peru, Hungary, and Belgium) using two newly constructed scenario-based inventories. Results show that it is possible to ...