Concept: Fear

Definitions of Fear

DefinitionTypeReference
A negatively valenced emotion representing a response that arises from recognizing danger. This response may include any combination of apprehension, fright, arousal, concern, worry, discomfort, or a general negative mood, and it manifests itself emotionally, cognitively, and physicallyIndependentBoss et al., 2015

Measurements of Fear

DimensionsItemsAnchorsCronbach AlphaSample SizeTypeItems IncludedReference
6 7 0.755 327 Adapted Yes Boss et al., 2015 104