Measurement of I- and D-type Curiosity Across Cultures

For reprints and preprints of the latest advances in theory and research on the I/D Model and related topics, click the links below. For relevant scales, click on the Psychometric Instruments link in the menu bar.

Measurement of I- and D-type Curiosity Across Cultures
The latest published work on the I/D Model of EC across cultures – this is part of a series of ongoing studies aimed at examining the universality of the I/D Model as well as exploring the nature, experience and expression of curiosity around the world!

Litman, J.A. & Mussel, P. (2013). Development and validation of German translations of interest- and deprivation-type epistemic curiosity scales. Journal of Individual Differences, 34, 59-68.

Click on the “Research in Progress” link to the right for more details on other cross cultural studies.