Physical Appearance and Shyness
...depression used by Alfano et al. (1994). Only one of the measures of depression--the Beck Depression Inventory (BDI; Beck, Rush, Shaw, & Emery, 1979)--was included in all but one of the analyses. Our goal in this study was to test the goodness of fit of the original Alfano et al. model and four alternative models to their data:
Model 1: The preferred model of Alfano et al., in which both measures of attributional style mediate the effects of shyness on depression.
Model 2: The suggested alternative model of Alfano et al., in which shyness mediates the effects of both measures of attributional style... events was scored separately, with the Extended Attributional Style Questionnaire (EASQ;...