Joshua N. Pritikin

Activist, March 2012

Joshua N. Pritikin

My area of concentration is quantitative psychology. My advisors are Steven Boker and Karen Schmidt.

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Substantiative Research Interests

Complete mental silence

Current Research

I am currently working on a mental silence disposition scale (5 min). I would like to thank the following sites for listing my survey:



Neale, M. C., Hunter, M. D., Pritikin, J. N., Zahery, M., Brick, T. R., Kirkpatrick, R., Estabrook, R., Bates, T. C., Maes, H., Boker, S. M. (in press). OpenMx 2.0: Extended structural equation and statistical modeling. Psychometrika. PDF

Boker, S. M., Brick, T. R., Pritikin, J. N., Wang, Y., von Oertzen, T., Brown, D. ... Neale, M. C. (in press). Maintained individual data distributed likelihood estimation. Multivariate Behavioral Research.

Kelly, G., Mobbs, S., Pritikin, J. N., Mayston, M., Mather, M., Rosenbaum, P., Henderson, R., & Forsyth, R. (2015). Gross Motor Function Measure-66 trajectories in children recovering after severe acquired brain injury. Developmental Medicine and Child Neurology, 57(3), 241-247. doi: 10.1111/dmcn.12592

Pritikin, J. N., Hunter, M. D., & Boker, S. M. (2015). Modular open-source software for Item Factor Analysis. Educational and Psychological Measurement. 75(3), 458-474. doi:10.1177/0013164414554615 PDF

Pritikin, J. N., & Schmidt, K. (2013). A self-report measure for familiarity with mental silence. In W. v. Moer, D. A. Çelik, & J. L. Hochheimer (Eds.), Spirituality in the 21st Century: Journeys beyond Entrenched Boundaries (pp. 23-31), Oxford, United Kingdom: Inter-Disciplinary Press. PDF

Pritikin, J. N. (2007). We ought to characterize dyadic prospects. International Conference on Affective Computing and Intelligent Interaction: Doctoral Consortium, Lisbon, Portugal. PDF

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