Comparison of Three Methods of Personality Assessment: Direct, Indirect, and Projective1


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    This experiment, conducted at the Harvard Psychological Clinic, was facilitated by the Laboratory of Social Relations It was supported in part by research grants from the Rockefeller Foundation, and the National Institute of Mental Health (Grant M–700), Public Health Service The author wishes to express his appreciation to Drs Allport, Eriksen, Lindzey, Mosteller, and Murray for their critical reading of early drafts of the manuscript