Psychometrika

, Volume 12, Issue 4, pp 267–288

P-technique demonstrated in determining psychophysiological source traits in a normal individual

  • R. B. Cattell
  • A. K. S. Cattell
  • R. M. Rhymer
Article

DOI: 10.1007/BF02288941

Cite this article as:
Cattell, R.B., Cattell, A.K.S. & Rhymer, R.M. Psychometrika (1947) 12: 267. doi:10.1007/BF02288941

Abstract

P-technique, a method employing intra-individual correlation, is tried out for the first time. As part of the general design it uses some variables the same as those in a coordinatedR-technique study and a second, parallelP-technique study with a clinical case. Definite factors are obtained among the psychological and physiological variables, which can be mutually matched. One is a fatigue factor, but the rest are general personality factors readily identifiable with those obtained in pastR-technique researches.

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© Psychometric Society 1947

Authors and Affiliations

  • R. B. Cattell
    • 1
  • A. K. S. Cattell
    • 1
  • R. M. Rhymer
    • 1
  1. 1.University of IllinoisUSA