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Employer willingness to comply with the Disability Discrimination Act regarding staff selection in the UK
von Jackson, C J; Furnham, A; Willen, K
In: Journal of Occupational and Organizational Psychology, 73 (2000), 1, p. 119-29

...Investigated personnel directors and managers' willingness to revise their current selection procedures as a result of both their attitude toward disabled persons and their knowledge of the Disability...

Relationship between indecisiveness and neuroticism: the moderating effect of a tough-minded culture
von Jackson, C J; Furnham, A; Lawty-Jones, M
In: Personality and Individual Differences, 27 (1999), 4, p. 789-800

...Across a diverse range of occupational groups, the Can't Decide (CD) score was moderately, positively correlated with Neuroticism but the size of the correlation varied substantially according to the ...

The structure of the Eysenck personality profiler
von Jackson, C J; Furnham, A; Forde, L; Cotter, T
In: British Journal of Psychology, 91 (2000), 2, p. 223-39

...Investigates the factor structure of the Eysenck Personality Profiler (EPP), which consists of 21 primary scales categorised under three super-factors. Finds support for both a 3-factor and a 5-factor...

Personality factors and preferences for therapy: a simulated study among a community sample of adults
von Heaven, P C L; Furnham, A
In: Australian Psychologist, 29 (1994), 3, p. 207-11 : table refs

...Subjects (N=400) imagined that they suffered from depression and rated preferences for 22 'therapies' and completed the revised Eysenck Personality Questionnaire which measures extraversion, neurotici...

Race prejudice and economic beliefs
von Heaven, P C L; Furnham, A
In: Journal of Social Psychology, 127 (1987), Oct 87, p. 483-9
Zitiert von: 1

...Investigates the relationship between British race prejudice and economic beliefs. A British sample was administered an Attitudes toward West Indians scale, various personality and attitudinal measure...

Orientation to authority among adolescents: relationships with personality and human values
von Heaven, P C L; Furnham, A
In: Personality and Individual Differences, 12 (1991), 1991, p. 977-82

...Investigated the relationships between orientation to institutional authority, the Eysenckian personality dimensions, as well as belief in various human values. Pearson correlations revealed pro-autho...

Instrumental and expressive traits and eating attitudes: a replication across American and British students
von Shifren, K; Furnham, A; Bauserman, R L
In: Personality and Individual Differences, 25 (1998), 1, p. 1-17

...200 individuals in America and 111 individuals in Britain completed the Personal Attributes Questionnaire and the Eating Disorders Inventory (EDI). Findings from the American sample supported the disc...

Comparison of adaptation to the home culture of Japanese children and adolescents returned from overseas sojourn
von Tamura, T; Furnham, A
In: International Journal of Social Psychiatry, 39 (1993), 1, p. 10-21 table
Zitiert von: 1

...The following hypotheses were examined: that females have more difficulties in readjusting to the home culture; older children have more problems adjusting than younger children, and the length of sta...

Re-adjustment of Japanese returnee children from an overseas sojourn
von Tamura, T; Furnham, A
In: Social Science and Medicine, 36 (1993), 9, p. 1181-6 table
Zitiert von: 1

...Returnee children showed more dissatisfaction with their lives in Japan, but there was no indication that returnee children had more adjustment difficulties than their counterparts. In fact, they were...

A cross cultural comparison of pay differentials as a function of rater's sex and money ethic endorsement: the Matthew Effect revisited
von Tang, T L-P; Furnham, A; Davis, G M-T W
In: Personality and Individual Differences, 29 (2000), 4, p. 685-97

...Extends Tang's (Tang, T. L. P. (1996) Pay differentials as a function of rater's sex, money ethic and job incumbent's sex: a test of the Matthew Effect. Journal of Economic Psychology, 17, 127-44) ori...

Children's memory for television advertising: effects of programme-advertisement congruency
von Gunter, B; Baluch, B; Duffy, L J; Furnham, A
In: Applied Cognitive Psychology, 16 (2002), 2, p. 171-90

...The effects of the surrounding programme environment and level of involvement upon children's memory for television advertisements was examined by manipulating the degree of congruency between the pro...

Memory for information from a party political broadcast as a function of the channel of communication
von Gunter, B; Furnham, A; Leese, J
In: Social Behaviour: An International Journal of Applied Social Psychology, 1 (1986), Dec 86, p. 135-42

...The superiority of the print modality in communicating information from news broadcasts was tested using a party political broadcast (PPB) . A sample of 65 subjects were presented with the PPB in its ...

Type A behaviour pattern: the effect of competition on heart rate and performance on a driving game
von Shahidi, S; Willows, J; Henley, S; Furnham, A
In: Personality and Individual Differences, 12 (1991), 1991, p. 1277-82

...Examined hypotheses concerning behavioural and physiological differences between Type A and B individuals when involved in a competitive driving game. Results showed Type As expressed a greater desire...

Social support in the face of adversity: the role of cognitive appraisal
von Brewin, C R; MacCarthy, B; Furnham, A
In: Journal of Research in Personality, 23 (1989), Sep 89, p. 354-72

...Examines the hypothesis that individuals' perceptions and use of the social support available to them when negative outcomes occur are influenced by their cognitive appraisal of those outcomes. Argues...

Selfcriticism in adulthood and recalled childhood experience
von Brewin, C R; Furnham, A; Firth-Cozens, J; McManus, C
In: Journal of Abnormal Psychology, 101 (1992), Aug 92, p. 561-6
Zitiert von: 1

...Investigated in a sample of 75 medical students the hypothesis that higher levels of selfcriticism, a major vulnerability factor for depression, are related to retrospective reports of less satisfacto...

Neuroticism and 'special treatment' in university examinations
von Chamorro-Premuzic, T; Furnham, A
In: Social Behavior and Personality, 30 (2002), 8, p. 807-11

...Two intakes of first year students (n=54 and n=60) were given the Eysenck Personality Questionnaire (1985) soon after arriving at university. Three years later they wrote their final examinations cons...

Personality, peer relations, and self-confidence as predictors of happiness and loneliness
von Cheng, H; Furnham, A
In: Journal of Adolescence, 25 (2002), 3, p. 327-39
Zitiert von: 6

...Examines to what extent peer relations, self-confidence, and school performance correlated with self-rated happiness and loneliness in adolescents. Personality traits, self-confidence, friendship and ...

Perceived availability of social support
von Newland, J; Furnham, A
In: Personality and Individual Differences, 27 (1999), 4, p. 659-63

...In a sample of 123 first year undergraduates, a multiple regression analysis found that a low level of perceived social support coupled with a high level of psychological disturbance was predictive of...

The attribution of cure
von Henley, S; Furnham, A
In: British Journal of Clinical Psychology, 27 (1988), 1988, p. 384-6

...Subjects rated the importance of 24 different contributors towards overcoming 4 relatively common problems: alcoholism, depression, sexual problems and shyness. Factor analysis revealed 7 almost ident...

Gender differences in measured and self-estimated trait emotional intelligence
von Petrides, K V; Furnham, A
In: Sex Roles: A Journal of Research, 42 (2000), 5/6, p. 449-61
Zitiert von: 2

...Two hundred and sixty predominantly White participants completed a measure of trait emotional intelligence (EI) and estimated their scores on 15 EI facets on a normal distribution with 100 points as t...

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