Reliability and validity studies of Turkish translation of eysenck personality questionnaire revised-abbreviated

Karanci, Nuray
Dirik, Guelay
Yorulmaz, Orcun
Objective: The aim of the present study was to examine the reliability and the validity of the Turkish translation of the Eysenck Personality Questionnaire Revised-Abbreviated Form (EPQR-A) (Francis et al., 1992), which consists of 24 items that assess neuroticism, extroversion, psychoticism, and lying.


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N. Karanci, G. Dirik, and O. Yorulmaz, “Reliability and validity studies of Turkish translation of eysenck personality questionnaire revised-abbreviated,” TURK PSIKIYATRI DERGISI, pp. 254–261, 2007, Accessed: 00, 2020. [Online]. Available: