Positive and Negative Affectivity

Construct: Positive and Negative Affectivity

Source: Scollon, C., Diener, E., Oishi, S., Biswas-Diener, R. (2005). An experience sampling and cross-cultural investigation of the relation between pleasant and unpleasant affect, Cognition & Emotion, 19, 27-52.

Description: A brief, 8 item scale with good repeated measures properties; uses common language terms and has been cross-culturally validated. Builds on several previous scales from Diener’s research program.

Identifier: http://www.tandfonline.com/doi/abs/10.1080/02699930441000076