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This scales book is a classic in psychometrics. It is instrumental for survey researchers in the fields of advertising, marketing, consumer psychology, and other related fields that rely largely on attitudinal measures. My copy has gotten me through years of field research by helping provide testable, reliable scales.
Angeline Close Scheinbaum, Ph.D.
University of Texas at Austin

Word-of-Mouth (Social Benefits)

Three, eleven-point items are used to measure a person's beliefs regarding the potential consequences of recommending a certain product to a specific individual. The consequences have to do with the other person making a better decision and/or realizing that the recommender is concerned about him/her.