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The Cross-Cultural Adaptation of D. Buss Questionnaire "Events and Behaviors Affecting Status and Reputation" in the Russian Sample 984
Kochetova T.V., PhD in Psychology, associate professor at the Chair of Management Psychology, Moscow State University of Psychology and Education, Moscow, Russia, email@example.com
The aim of this study was to adapt the D.Buss questionnaire to the socio-cultural conditions of Russia (translation and wording of the items). The following pilot study administered to a representative Russian sample aimed at questionnaire’s standardization, evaluation of the scales’ reliability (internal consistency), comparison with the data obtained on the American sample. Presented results suggest the validity and reliability of this psycho-diagnostic measure.
Keywords: social behavior, status, reputation, psycho-diagnostics, test, questionnaire, validity, reliability, Cronbach's alpha, cross-cultural psychology