Using item response theory to investigate the structure of anticipated affect: do self-reports about future affective reactions conform to typical or maximal models?

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Zampetakis, Leonidas A. ; Lerakis, Manolis ; Kafetsios, Konstantinos ; Moustakis, Vassilis (2015)

In the present research we used item response theory (IRT) to examine whether effective predictions (anticipated affect) conforms to a typical (i.e., what people usually do) or a maximal behavior process (i.e., what people can do). The former, correspond to non-monotoni... View more
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