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Experimental Psychology (Russia)

Publisher: Moscow State University of Psychology and Education

ISSN (printed version): 2072-7593

ISSN (online): 2311-7036


License: CC BY-NC 4.0

Published since 2008

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Approbation of standard measures of emotional pictures from IAPS system on Russian sample 1763


Vasanov A.Yu.
Engineer-Researcher, Institute of Psychology, RAS, Program Developer, Center of Experimental Psychology, MCUPE

Marchenko O.P.
PhD in Psychology, Research Associate, Center for Experimental Psychology, Moscow State University of Psychology and Education, Moscow, Russia

Mashanlo A.S.
Student, Moscow Humanitarian University, Russia

Results of primary approbation of standard emotional pictures from IAPS system on a Russian sample are presented. In the first stage, pictures from IAPS system which are most significant and natural for a Russian sample were detected. In the second stage, estimates of Valence and Arousal for IAPS pictures on a Russian sample were collected. Comparison of Valence and Arousal estimates between Russian and American samples revealed significant differences. Thus, cultural specificity of Valence and Arousal estimates for IAPS pictures was demonstrated.

Keywords: emotions, valency, emotional arousal

Column: Research Instruments

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