The Relationships Between Certain Personality Variables and Conservative, Moderate, and Liberal Theological Beliefs

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The purpose of this study was to determine if seminary students, identified as conservative, moderate, or liberal in theological beliefs, were significantly different on the following personality variables: dogmatism, thinking introversion, theoretical orientation, aestheticism, complexity, autonomy, religious orientation, impulse expression, anxiety level, practical outlook, and personal integration. The instrument used to measure theological beliefs was the "Inventory of Theological Beliefs." Dogmatism was measured by the "Rokeach Dogmatism Scale." All other variables were measured by the Omnibus Personality Inventory.

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Oswald, Robert M. December 1970.

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The purpose of this study was to determine if seminary students, identified as conservative, moderate, or liberal in theological beliefs, were significantly different on the following personality variables: dogmatism, thinking introversion, theoretical orientation, aestheticism, complexity, autonomy, religious orientation, impulse expression, anxiety level, practical outlook, and personal integration. The instrument used to measure theological beliefs was the "Inventory of Theological Beliefs." Dogmatism was measured by the "Rokeach Dogmatism Scale." All other variables were measured by the Omnibus Personality Inventory.

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Oswald, Robert M. The Relationships Between Certain Personality Variables and Conservative, Moderate, and Liberal Theological Beliefs, dissertation, December 1970; Denton, Texas. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc501205/: accessed November 20, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; .