Stephen G West

Summary

Affiliation: Arizona State University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint New approaches to missing data in psychological research: introduction to the special section
    S G West
    Department of Psychology, Arizona State University, Tempe 85287 1104, USA
    Psychol Methods 6:315-6. 2001
  2. pmc Alternatives to the randomized controlled trial
    Stephen G West
    Psychology Department, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ 85287 1104, USA
    Am J Public Health 98:1359-66. 2008
  3. doi request reprint Multilevel modeling: current and future applications in personality research
    Stephen G West
    Psychology Department, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ 85287 1104, USA
    J Pers 79:2-50. 2011
  4. doi request reprint Campbell's and Rubin's perspectives on causal inference
    Stephen G West
    Psychology Department, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ 85287 1104, USA
    Psychol Methods 15:18-37. 2010
  5. pmc Short-term effects of grade retention on the growth rate of Woodcock-Johnson III broad math and reading scores
    Wei Wu
    Department of Psychology, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ 85287 1104, USA
    J Sch Psychol 46:85-105. 2008
  6. doi request reprint Distinguishing between-person and within-person relationships in longitudinal health research: arthritis and quality of life
    Ehri Ryu
    Department of Psychology, Boston College, Chestnut Hill, MA 02467, USA
    Ann Behav Med 43:330-42. 2012
  7. doi request reprint Doctoral training in statistics, measurement, and methodology in psychology: replication and extension of Aiken, West, Sechrest, and Reno's (1990) survey of PhD programs in North America
    Leona S Aiken
    Department of Psychology, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ 85287 1104, USA
    Am Psychol 63:32-50. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint Development of a model to measure symptom status in persons living with rheumatoid arthritis
    Karen H Sousa
    College of Nursing and Health Innovations, Arizona State University, Phoenix, AZ 85004 0698, USA
    Nurs Res 56:434-40. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint Personality over time: Methodological approaches to the study of short-term and long-term development and change
    Jeremy C Biesanz
    Department of Psychology, University of Wisconsin Madison, 53706 1696, USA
    J Pers 71:905-41. 2003
  10. doi request reprint The analysis of count data: a gentle introduction to poisson regression and its alternatives
    Stefany Coxe
    Department of Psychology, Arizona State University, USA
    J Pers Assess 91:121-36. 2009

Detail Information

Publications28

  1. ncbi request reprint New approaches to missing data in psychological research: introduction to the special section
    S G West
    Department of Psychology, Arizona State University, Tempe 85287 1104, USA
    Psychol Methods 6:315-6. 2001
    ..Computer software is now available to implement these new methods...
  2. pmc Alternatives to the randomized controlled trial
    Stephen G West
    Psychology Department, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ 85287 1104, USA
    Am J Public Health 98:1359-66. 2008
    ..g., need, merit, risk). In observational studies, treatment assignment is unknown and presumed to be nonrandom. Major threats to the validity of each design and statistical strategies for mitigating those threats are presented...
  3. doi request reprint Multilevel modeling: current and future applications in personality research
    Stephen G West
    Psychology Department, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ 85287 1104, USA
    J Pers 79:2-50. 2011
    ..Multilevel approaches both address traditional problems of dependency in data and provide personality researchers with the opportunity to ask new questions of their data...
  4. doi request reprint Campbell's and Rubin's perspectives on causal inference
    Stephen G West
    Psychology Department, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ 85287 1104, USA
    Psychol Methods 15:18-37. 2010
    ..The authors conclude that investigators can benefit from drawing on the strengths of both approaches in designing research...
  5. pmc Short-term effects of grade retention on the growth rate of Woodcock-Johnson III broad math and reading scores
    Wei Wu
    Department of Psychology, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ 85287 1104, USA
    J Sch Psychol 46:85-105. 2008
    ..In addition, several potential moderators of the effect of retention on growth of mathematical and reading skills were identified including limited English language proficiency and children's conduct problems...
  6. doi request reprint Distinguishing between-person and within-person relationships in longitudinal health research: arthritis and quality of life
    Ehri Ryu
    Department of Psychology, Boston College, Chestnut Hill, MA 02467, USA
    Ann Behav Med 43:330-42. 2012
    ..Many health measures (e.g., blood pressure, quality of life) have meaningful fluctuation over time around a relatively stable mean level for each person...
  7. doi request reprint Doctoral training in statistics, measurement, and methodology in psychology: replication and extension of Aiken, West, Sechrest, and Reno's (1990) survey of PhD programs in North America
    Leona S Aiken
    Department of Psychology, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ 85287 1104, USA
    Am Psychol 63:32-50. 2008
    ..Steps must be taken to bring innovations in quantitative methodology into the curriculum of PhD programs in psychology...
  8. ncbi request reprint Development of a model to measure symptom status in persons living with rheumatoid arthritis
    Karen H Sousa
    College of Nursing and Health Innovations, Arizona State University, Phoenix, AZ 85004 0698, USA
    Nurs Res 56:434-40. 2007
    ..The management of which is important for quality of life. Our review of the literature indicated that there is currently no standardized approach to measuring the symptom status of persons living with RA...
  9. ncbi request reprint Personality over time: Methodological approaches to the study of short-term and long-term development and change
    Jeremy C Biesanz
    Department of Psychology, University of Wisconsin Madison, 53706 1696, USA
    J Pers 71:905-41. 2003
    ..We discuss the linkages among different longitudinal analyses, measurement issues in temporal data, the spacing of assessments, and the levels of generalization and potential insights afforded by different longitudinal analyses...
  10. doi request reprint The analysis of count data: a gentle introduction to poisson regression and its alternatives
    Stefany Coxe
    Department of Psychology, Arizona State University, USA
    J Pers Assess 91:121-36. 2009
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  11. doi request reprint Evaluating model fit for growth curve models: Integration of fit indices from SEM and MLM frameworks
    Wei Wu
    Department of Psychology, University of Kansas, Lawrence, KS 66045 7556, USA
    Psychol Methods 14:183-201. 2009
    ..In this article, the authors discuss the challenges presented by these 3 issues in the calculation and interpretation of SEM- and MLM-based fit indices for growth curve models and conclude by identifying some lines for future research...
  12. pmc A comparison of methods to test mediation and other intervening variable effects
    David P MacKinnon
    Department of Psychology, Arizona State University, Tempe 85287 1104, USA
    Psychol Methods 7:83-104. 2002
    ..The best balance of Type I error and statistical power across all cases is the test of the joint significance of the two effects comprising the intervening variable effect...
  13. ncbi request reprint Moderators of self-other agreement: reconsidering temporal stability in personality
    J C Biesanz
    Department of Psychology, Arizona State University, Tempe 85287 1104, USA
    J Pers Soc Psychol 75:467-77. 1998
    ..By comparison, normatively based variables (interitem variability, scalability, or construct similarity) did not moderate self-other agreement. The implications for personality structure, assessment, and prediction are discussed...
  14. ncbi request reprint An experimental evaluation of theory-based mother and mother-child programs for children of divorce
    S A Wolchik
    Psychology Department, Arizona State University, Tempe 85287, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 68:843-56. 2000
    ..Program effects on externalizing problems were maintained at 6-month follow-up. A few additive effects of the dual-component program occurred for the putative mediators; none occurred for adjustment problems...
  15. ncbi request reprint Increasing condom use: evaluation of a theory-based intervention to prevent sexually transmitted diseases in young women
    A D Bryan
    Department of Psychology, Arizona State University, Tempe 85287 1104
    Health Psychol 15:371-82. 1996
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  16. ncbi request reprint Towards understanding assessments of the big five: multitrait-multimethod analyses of convergent and discriminant validity across measurement occasion and type of observer
    Jeremy C Biesanz
    Department of Psychology, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI, USA
    J Pers 72:845-76. 2004
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  17. ncbi request reprint Methodological issues in evaluating Rorschach validity: a comment on Burns and Viglione (1996), Weiner (1996), and Ganellen (1996)
    J M Wood
    Department of Psychology, University of Texas at El Paso, 79968, USA
    Assessment 6:115-29. 1999
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  18. ncbi request reprint Young women's condom use: the influence of acceptance of sexuality, control over the sexual encounter, and perceived susceptibility to common STDs
    A D Bryan
    Department of Psychology, Arizona State University, USA
    Health Psychol 16:468-79. 1997
    ..Intentions predicted subsequent reports of condom use. The model suggests foci for condom use interventions for young women...
  19. ncbi request reprint The additive and interactive effects of parenting and temperament in predicting adjustment problems of children of divorce
    L J Lengua
    Department of Psychology, University of Washington, Seattle 98195, USA
    J Clin Child Psychol 29:232-44. 2000
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  20. pmc Higher levels of estradiol replacement correlate with better spatial memory in surgically menopausal young and middle-aged rats
    Joshua S Talboom
    Department of Psychology, Arizona State University, Behavioral Neuroscience Division, P O Box 871104, Tempe, AZ 85287, USA
    Neurobiol Learn Mem 90:155-63. 2008
    ..Further, there appears to be a distinction between sensitivity to Ovx and responsiveness to ET after Ovx for spatial reference memory performance...
  21. pmc Relations of effortful control, reactive undercontrol, and anger to Chinese children's adjustment
    Nancy Eisenberg
    Department of Psychology, Arizona State University, Tempe, Arizona 85287 1104, USA
    Dev Psychopathol 19:385-409. 2007
    ..Unique prediction from effortful and reactive control was obtained and these predictors (especially when reported by teachers) often interacted with anger/frustration when predicting problem behavior classification...
  22. ncbi request reprint Beyond medical risk: investigating the psychological factors underlying women's perceptions of susceptibility to breast cancer, heart disease, and osteoporosis
    Mary A Gerend
    Department of Psychology, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ, USA
    Health Psychol 23:247-58. 2004
    ..Confirmatory factor analyses verified that measures of absolute and direct comparative risk assess the same underlying construct of perceived susceptibility...
  23. ncbi request reprint Towards finding the person in the data of personality
    Stephen G West
    Arizona State University, USA
    J Pers 71:299-318. 2003
    ..Of particular promise are intensive studies that allow researchers to maintain a clear focus on the individual person...
  24. ncbi request reprint Putting the individual back into individual growth curves
    P D Mehta
    Intervention Research Center, Arizona State University, Tempe 85287 1104, USA or
    Psychol Methods 5:23-43. 2000
    ..A numerical example is used to illustrate these issues, and an Mx script for fitting individual data vector-based LGC models is provided...
  25. ncbi request reprint Potassium supplementation induces beneficial cardiovascular changes during rest and stress in salt sensitive individuals
    S G West
    Department of Psychology, The Ohio State University, Columbus 43210, USA
    Health Psychol 18:229-40. 1999
    ..High salt increased cardiac index in both groups, whereas vascular tone was decreased only in the SR group. High potassium produced hemodynamic benefits similar to low salt, even with continued high salt intake...
  26. ncbi request reprint Temperament as a predictor of symptomatology in children: addressing contamination of measures
    L J Lengua
    Department of Psychology, University of Washington, Seattle 98195, USA
    Child Dev 69:164-81. 1998
    ..The results show that even after removal of the threat to validity presented by overlap in measures, there continue to be significant, interpretable relations between temperament and symptoms...
  27. ncbi request reprint Acute aerobic exercise reduces ambulatory blood pressure in borderline hypertensive men and women
    K A Brownley
    Department of Psychology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, USA
    Am J Hypertens 9:200-6. 1996
    ..Thus, moderate aerobic exercise, when engaged in prior to the stresses of daily living, seems to confer a protective reduction in ambulatory BP, particularly in individuals with elevated BP...
  28. ncbi request reprint What do you learn about someone over time? The relationship between length of acquaintance and consensus and self-other agreement in judgments of personality
    Jeremy C Biesanz
    Department of Psychology, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    J Pers Soc Psychol 92:119-35. 2007
    ..Discussion focuses on the conditions under which a relationship between length of acquaintance and consensus and self-other agreement among personality evaluations emerges and how impressions change over time...