Development and validation of an international English big-five Mini-Markers

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Abstract

Examination of Saucier (1994) big-five Mini-Markers using a multinational sample (N = 491) found its psychometric properties suboptimal. Using further multinational samples, through a qualitative study (N = 23) appraising items and then a series of quantitative development and validation studies (total N = 3,068), a revised marker set was derived. This new International English Mini-Markers (a) produced better factor structures, higher scale internal consistency reliabilities, and greater orthogonality than the original set of items, (b) prove to have temporal stability, and (c) acceptable convergent validity.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)542-548
Number of pages7
JournalPersonality and Individual Differences
Volume45
Issue number6
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Oct 2008

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