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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 ...
Liderazgo orientado a la gente en call centers
(Universidad ESAN, 2017)
Propósito: Los call centers generan estrés y ausentismo en el personal y la literatura sugiere que el liderazgo orientado a la gente es el tipo adecuado de supervisión para tal situación. Este estudio comparó sus efectos ...
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 Kenny Music Performance Anxiety Inventory (K-MPAI): A cross-cultural confirmation of its factorial structure
This research investigated whether music performance anxiety (MPA) can be theoretically understood as a unidimensional construct, and whether the factorial structure is robust across different populations of musicians with ...
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 ...
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 ...
Universality of gender differences in 10 aspects of personality: A study of younger and older adult Peruvians
This study replicated the Weinberg, DeYoung, and Hirsh (2011) Canadian study in Lima, Peru to assess the universality of gender differences in personality. Younger (aged 22–32, N = 363) and older (aged 33–55, N = 348) ...
Supervisor’s behavioral complexity: Ineffective in the call center
(Brunel University, 2017)
An ample repertoire of leadership behaviors available to the manager is expected to guarantee his/her effectiveness transcending situations, but research in the call-center context has identified a specific form of effective ...
Engagement of adolescents in a health communications program to prevent noncommunicable diseases: Multiplicadores Jóvenes, Lima, Perú, 2011.
(National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, USA, 2015)
Background: Several risk factors for noncommunicable diseases (NCDs), including obesity, are associated with behaviors established in infancy that persist throughout adolescence and adulthood. As such, adolescents should ...