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Citation article

Title:
Regulating positive and negative emotions in daily life
Authors:
Nezlek, J. B., Kuppens, P.
Year of publication:
2008
Journal name:
Journal of Personality
Volume number:
76
Issue number:
3
Page numbers:
561-580
DOI:
https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1467-6494.2008.00496.x

Measure details

Baseline session:
No
Followup session:
No
Study design:
---
ESM measurement waves:
1
Ethics granting body:
---
Ethics protocol number:
---

Study details

Location:
US
Background information:
---
Language:
English
Setting:
---
Collection platform:
---
Days of ESM data collection:
21
Number of ESM measures per day:
1
Sampling schedule:
end of day
ESM schedule start time:
20:00
ESM schedule end time:
7:00
ESM schedule duration:
11

Sample details

Type of sample:
---
Recruitment information:
---
Incentives:
none
Exclusions:
data provided outside of desired time bracket was deleted.

Contact info

Contact:
Peter Kuppens
Contact email:
peter.kuppens@kuleuven.be
Selection Variable Info Constructs
ID Participant number
DATE
DAY
REAP_1 Today when I wanted to feel more positive emotion (such as joy or amusement), I changed what I was thinking about. EMOTION_REGULATION ER_STRATEGY REAPPRAISAL
REAP_2 When I wanted to feel less negative emotion today, I changed the way I was thinking about the situation. EMOTION_REGULATION ER_STRATEGY REAPPRAISAL
REAP_3 When I wanted to control my emotions today, I was not likely to change the way I thought about the situation EMOTION_REGULATION ER_STRATEGY REAPPRAISAL
SUPR_1 When I felt negative emotions today I was careful not to express them. EMOTION_REGULATION ER_STRATEGY EXPRESSIVE_SUPPRESSION
SUPR_2 When I was feeling positive emotions today, I was careful not to express them. EMOTION_REGULATION ER_STRATEGY EXPRESSIVE_SUPPRESSION
SUPR_3 I controlled my emotions by not expressing them today EMOTION_REGULATION ER_STRATEGY EXPRESSIVE_SUPPRESSION
RUM_1 How much time did you spend “ruminating” or dwelling on things that happened to you for a long time afterward? EMOTION_REGULATION ER_STRATEGY RUMINATION
RUM_2 Today I played back over in my mind how I acted in a past situation. EMOTION_REGULATION ER_STRATEGY RUMINATION
RUM_3 How much time did you spend rethinking things that are over and done with? EMOTION_REGULATION ER_STRATEGY RUMINATION
ENTHU How enthusiastic did you feel today? AFFECT ENTHUSIASTIC POSITIVE_AFFECT
HAP How happy did you feel today? AFFECT HAPPINESS POSITIVE_AFFECT
CALM How calm did you feel today? AFFECT CALM POSITIVE_AFFECT
GUIL How guilty did you feel today? AFFECT GUILT NEGATIVE_AFFECT
SLEEPY How sleepy did you feel today? AFFECT NEGATIVE_AFFECT
SLUG How sluggish did you feel today? AFFECT NEGATIVE_AFFECT
SAD How sad did you feel today? AFFECT NEGATIVE_AFFECT SADNESS
ENER How energetic did you feel today? AFFECT POSITIVE_AFFECT
NERV How nervous did you feel today? AFFECT NEGATIVE_AFFECT NERVOUSNESS
SAT How satisfied did you feel today? AFFECT POSITIVE_AFFECT SATISFACTION
AFRAID How afraid did you feel today? AFFECT FEAR NEGATIVE_AFFECT
ACTIVE How active did you feel today? AFFECT POSITIVE_AFFECT
ALERT How alert did you feel today? AFFECT POSITIVE_AFFECT
PROUD How proud did you feel today? AFFECT POSITIVE_AFFECT PRIDE
ANG How angry did you feel today? AFFECT ANGER NEGATIVE_AFFECT
JOY How joyful did you feel today? AFFECT HAPPINESS POSITIVE_AFFECT
TIRED How tired did you feel today AFFECT NEGATIVE_AFFECT
BORED How bored di you feel today? AFFECT NEGATIVE_AFFECT
RLX How relaxed did you feel today? AFFECT POSITIVE_AFFECT RELAXATION
SHAM How ashamed did you feel today? AFFECT NEGATIVE_AFFECT SHAME
DISGUST How digusted did you feel today? AFFECT DISGUST NEGATIVE_AFFECT
EMB How embarassed did you feel today? AFFECT EMBARRASSMENT NEGATIVE_AFFECT
UPSET How upset did you feel today? AFFECT NEGATIVE_AFFECT
RRQ_1 My attention is often focused on aspects [parts] of myself I wish I’d stop thinking about. EMOTION_REGULATION ER_STRATEGY REFLECTION RUMINATION
RRQ_2 I always seem to be rehashing [going over] in my mind recent things I’ve said or done. EMOTION_REGULATION ER_STRATEGY REFLECTION RUMINATION
RRQ_3 Sometimes it is hard for me to shut off thoughts about myself. EMOTION_REGULATION ER_STRATEGY REFLECTION RUMINATION
RRQ_4 Long after an argument or disagreement [fight] is over with, my thoughts keep going back to what happened. EMOTION_REGULATION ER_STRATEGY REFLECTION RUMINATION
RRQ_5 I tend to “ruminate” or dwell over things that happen to me for a really long time afterward. EMOTION_REGULATION ER_STRATEGY REFLECTION RUMINATION
RRQ_6 I don’t waste time rethinking things that are over and done with. (-) EMOTION_REGULATION ER_STRATEGY REFLECTION RUMINATION
RRQ_7 Often I’m playing back over in my mind how I acted in a past situation. EMOTION_REGULATION ER_STRATEGY REFLECTION RUMINATION
RRQ_8 I often find myself reevaluating something I’ve done. EMOTION_REGULATION ER_STRATEGY REFLECTION RUMINATION
RRQ_9 I never ruminate or dwell on myself very long. (-) EMOTION_REGULATION ER_STRATEGY REFLECTION RUMINATION
RRQ_10 It is easy for me to put unwanted thoughts out of my mind. (-) EMOTION_REGULATION ER_STRATEGY REFLECTION RUMINATION
RRQ_11 I often reflect on episodes [times] of my life that I should no longer concern myself with. EMOTION_REGULATION ER_STRATEGY REFLECTION RUMINATION
RRQ_12 I spend a great deal of time thinking back over y embarrassing or disappointing moments. EMOTION_REGULATION ER_STRATEGY REFLECTION RUMINATION
RRQ_13 Philosophical or abstract thinking doesn’t appeal to me that much. (-) EMOTION_REGULATION ER_STRATEGY REFLECTION RUMINATION
RRQ_14 I’m not really a meditative type of person. (-) EMOTION_REGULATION ER_STRATEGY REFLECTION RUMINATION
RRQ_15 I love exploring my “inner” self. EMOTION_REGULATION ER_STRATEGY REFLECTION RUMINATION
RRQ_16 My attitudes and feelings about things fascinate me. EMOTION_REGULATION ER_STRATEGY REFLECTION RUMINATION
RRQ_17 I don’t really care for introspective or self-reflective thinking. (-) EMOTION_REGULATION ER_STRATEGY REFLECTION RUMINATION
RRQ_18 I love analyzing why I do things. EMOTION_REGULATION ER_STRATEGY REFLECTION RUMINATION
RRQ_19 People often say I’m a “deep”, introspective type of person. EMOTION_REGULATION ER_STRATEGY REFLECTION RUMINATION
RRQ_20 I don’t care much for self-analysis. (-) EMOTION_REGULATION ER_STRATEGY REFLECTION RUMINATION
RRQ_21 I’m very self-inquisitive by nature. EMOTION_REGULATION ER_STRATEGY REFLECTION RUMINATION
RRQ_22 I love to meditate on the nature and meaning of things. EMOTION_REGULATION ER_STRATEGY REFLECTION RUMINATION
RRQ_23 I often love to look at my life in philosophical ways. EMOTION_REGULATION ER_STRATEGY REFLECTION RUMINATION
RRQ_24 Contemplating myself isn’t my idea of fun. (-) EMOTION_REGULATION ER_STRATEGY REFLECTION RUMINATION
ERQ_1 When I want to feel more positive emotion (such as joy or amusement), I change what I’m thinking about. EMOTION_REGULATION ER_STRATEGY EXPRESSIVE_SUPPRESSION REAPPRAISAL
ERQ_2 I keep my emotions to myself. EMOTION_REGULATION ER_STRATEGY EXPRESSIVE_SUPPRESSION REAPPRAISAL
ERQ_3 When I want to feel less negative emotion (such as sadness or anger), I change what I’m thinking about. EMOTION_REGULATION ER_STRATEGY EXPRESSIVE_SUPPRESSION REAPPRAISAL
ERQ_4 When I am feeling positive emotions, I am careful not to express them. EMOTION_REGULATION ER_STRATEGY EXPRESSIVE_SUPPRESSION REAPPRAISAL
ERQ_5 When I’m faced with a stressful situation, I make myself think about it in a way that helps me stay calm. EMOTION_REGULATION ER_STRATEGY EXPRESSIVE_SUPPRESSION REAPPRAISAL
ERQ_6 I control my emotions by not expressing them. EMOTION_REGULATION ER_STRATEGY EXPRESSIVE_SUPPRESSION REAPPRAISAL
ERQ_7 When I want to feel more positive emotion, I change the way I’m thinking about the situation. EMOTION_REGULATION ER_STRATEGY EXPRESSIVE_SUPPRESSION REAPPRAISAL
ERQ_8 I control my emotions by changing the way I think about the situation I’m in. EMOTION_REGULATION ER_STRATEGY EXPRESSIVE_SUPPRESSION REAPPRAISAL
ERQ_9 When I am feeling negative emotions, I make sure not to express them. EMOTION_REGULATION ER_STRATEGY EXPRESSIVE_SUPPRESSION REAPPRAISAL
ERQ_10 When I want to feel less negative emotion, I change the way I’m thinking about the situation. EMOTION_REGULATION ER_STRATEGY EXPRESSIVE_SUPPRESSION REAPPRAISAL

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