Accession Number:

AD0604585

Title:

CORRELATES OF AMBIVALENCE, RISK-TAKING AND RIGIDITY.

Descriptive Note:

Scientific rept. no. 1,

Corporate Author:

HEBREW UNIV JERUSALEM (ISRAEL)

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Report Date:

1964-06-01

Pagination or Media Count:

70.0

Abstract:

An examination was made of the relationships of over 40 variables in 3 samples of subjects. The variables belonged to 5 classes 1 Personality traits ambivalence toward parents, siblings and authority figures, hostility toward the same figures, manifest anxiety, vacillation tendencies in risk taking and perception 2 Social ization experiences amount of parental reward and punishment experienced during childhood, frequency of psychological discipline and corporal punishment administered by each of the parents, strictness of religious upbringing 3 Perceptual styles field dependence, perceptual rigidity, intolerance of ambiguity 4 Social attitudes and cognitive styles authoritarianism, dogmatism 5 Risk-taking behavior playful risk, financial risk, physical risk, risk of prestige.

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APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE