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Experimental Psychology (Russia)

Publisher: Moscow State University of Psychology and Education

ISSN (printed version): 2072-7593

ISSN (online): 2311-7036

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.17759/exppsy

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Tolerance and intolerance of ambiguity in the modification of Budner’s questionnaire 6317

Kornilova T.V., PhD in Psychology, Professor, Department of Psychology, Lomonosov Moscow State University, Moscow, Russia, tvkornilova@mail.ru
Chumakova M.A., PhD in Psychology, Associate professor, Faculty of Social Sciences, School of Psychology, National Research University Higher School of economics, Moscow, Russia, mchumakova@hse.ru
Abstract
In this paper, we examined Budner’s (1962) intolerance of ambiguity scale with respect to its reliability and factor structure on a sample of 1082 Russian-speaking participants. The questionnaire demonstrated a two-factor structure and showed satisfactory internal consistency (reliability) and validity. We also report on a set of correlations between the questionnaire’s scales and behavioral measures of academic intelligence, emotional intelligence and academic achievement.

Keywords: tolerance for ambiguity, tolerance for uncertainty, intolerance for ambiguity, intolerance for uncertainty, Budner’s intolerance of ambiguity scale, intelligence, emotional intelligence, academic achievement

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