Jeremy D. W Clifton's scientific contributions

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If behavior is influenced by the perceived character of situations, many disciplines that study behavior may eventually need to take into account individual differences in the perceived character of the world. In the first effort to empirically map these perceptions, subjects varied on 26 dimensions, called primal world beliefs or primals, such as...

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... For research uses, a guide to administering the Primals Inventory and selecting among versions is available at http://dx.doi.org/10.13140/RG.2.2.26716.72320. When length allows, we recommend starting research efforts with the PI-99 because intuitions have been wrong about which primals are relevant (e.g., dangerous world belief appears uncorrelated to political conservatism, Clifton, 2020a). When length precludes the PI-99, the PI-18 is likely the best balance of brevity and granularity. ...