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Editorial

Editorial This journal issue of Nordic Psychology will be the last journal issue published by Dansk Psykologisk Forlag/ Hogrefe & Huber Publishers. Next year Nordic Psychology will be published by Taylor and Francis group. On behalf of the editors of Nordic Psychology we would like to express our gratitude for the fine cooperation over the years with Dansk Psykologisk Forlag. In this journal issue we present a number of well written, interesting and highly relevant articles. In the first article The psychometric properties of the Parents’ Preference Test (PPT) revisited by Peter V.W. Hartmann, Finn Westh, Christian A. Stewart–Ferrer and Jörg Prieler The Parents’ Preference Test (PPT) is presented. The PPT measures four different scales: Focus of Attention, Experiential Modality, Regulation Style, and Energy and the test was devel- oped in order to provide an objective measurement of parenting style based solely on visual stimuli. The authors present a study which is a re-investigation of these properties of the PPT based on a new sample of 1466 subjects. The result shows that three out of the four PPT scales are Rasch-homogeneous, whereas the final scale (Energy) is not. In the second article of this journal issue A Swedish sample of http://www.deepdyve.com/assets/images/DeepDyve-Logo-lg.png Nordic Psychology American Psychological Association

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Publisher
American Psychological Association
Copyright
Copyright © 2011 The authors & Nordic Psychology
ISSN
1901-2276
eISSN
1904-0016
DOI
10.1027/1901-2276/a000041
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Abstract

This journal issue of Nordic Psychology will be the last journal issue published by Dansk Psykologisk Forlag/ Hogrefe & Huber Publishers. Next year Nordic Psychology will be published by Taylor and Francis group. On behalf of the editors of Nordic Psychology we would like to express our gratitude for the fine cooperation over the years with Dansk Psykologisk Forlag. In this journal issue we present a number of well written, interesting and highly relevant articles. In the first article The psychometric properties of the Parents’ Preference Test (PPT) revisited by Peter V.W. Hartmann, Finn Westh, Christian A. Stewart–Ferrer and Jörg Prieler The Parents’ Preference Test (PPT) is presented. The PPT measures four different scales: Focus of Attention, Experiential Modality, Regulation Style, and Energy and the test was devel- oped in order to provide an objective measurement of parenting style based solely on visual stimuli. The authors present a study which is a re-investigation of these properties of the PPT based on a new sample of 1466 subjects. The result shows that three out of the four PPT scales are Rasch-homogeneous, whereas the final scale (Energy) is not. In the second article of this journal issue A Swedish sample of

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Nordic PsychologyAmerican Psychological Association

Published: Dec 1, 2011

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