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									HYPERFEMININITY SCALE
SCRIPT INFO

Script Author: Katja Borchert, Ph.D. (katjab@millisecond.com) for Millisecond Software, LLC
Date: 03-21-2017
last updated:  03-21-2017 by K.Borchert for Millisecond Software LLC

Script Copyright ©  03-21-2017 Millisecond Software


BACKGROUND INFO

											*Purpose*
This script implements the Hyperfemininity Scale as described in:

Sarah K. Murnen Ph.D. & Donn Byrne Ph.D. (1991) Hyperfemininity:
Measurement and initial validation of the construct, The Journal of Sex Research, 28:3,
479-489, DOI: 10.1080/00224499109551620

http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/00224499109551620
											  *Task*
26 questions, each with 2 statements. One statement choice represent the hyperfemininity response
and is scored with a 1. The alternative answer choice is scored with 0.
											  

DATA FILE INFORMATION: 
The default data stored in the data files are:

(1) Raw data file: 'hyperfemininityscale_survey.iqdat'

date, time, group, subject:		date and time script was run with the current group/subjectnumber 
build:							the Inquisit build 

q*_response:					response given (in assigned values)
q*_latency:						how much time (in ms) the participant spent on the surveypage with this particular question (the last time this particular surveypage was visited)


(2) Summary data file: 'hyperfemininityscale_summary.iqdat' (Inquisit Lab: one data file per participant)

script.startdate:				date script was run
script.starttime:				time script was started
script.subjectid:				subject id number
script.groupid:					group id number
script.elapsedtime:				time it took to run script (in ms)
computer.platform:				the platform the script was run on
/completed:						0 = script was not completed (prematurely aborted); 1 = script was completed (all conditions run)
totalScore: 					sum of all individual scores (Range: 0-26);
								the higher the number the more hyperfeminin answer choices were selected

QUESTIONNAIRE SET-UP
26 questions with binary answer choices. One choice represent the hyperfemininity response
and is scored with a 1. The alternative answer choice is scored with 0.

INSTRUCTIONS
can be edited under section Editable Parameters

EDITABLE CODE:
check below for (relatively) easily editable parameters, stimuli, instructions etc. 
Keep in mind that you can use this script as a template and therefore always "mess" with the entire code to further customize your experiment.

The parameters you can change are:

/pageinstructions:			the instructions that appear at the top of each surveypage

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