Tony suggests that almost all psychological processes can be measured using impl

Tony suggests that almost all psychological processes can be measured using implicit or indirect techniques, but that we just haven’t figured out how to measure some of them. Do you agree? For example, how might we assess the extent to which people identify with a social group or category using indirect or implicit measurements? How could we potentially measure “implicit” attachment style with one’s parents without using behavioral observation? Would developing such techniques be worthwhile? What information might they tell us, especially if they correspond poorly with self- report or explicit assessments of the same constructs? How would we know whether the implicit construct we are measuring is “identification” or “attachment style” if the constructs were originally conceptualized in terms of explicit observation and self- report?

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