Horia Pitariu, Edward Levine, Simona Muşat, Dan Ispas


The purpose of this study was to validate the Romanian version of State Trait Emotion Measure
(STEM - MEST-Ro) using a sample of 108 professional basketball female players. The results
show that MEST-Ro, developed originally in the US, showed satisfactory levels of reliability,
convergent, and criterion-related validity. Practical implications for basketball teams are


emotions in the workplace; STEM validation in Romania; emotions in basketball players; positive and negative affectivity; PANAS-X; STPI; STAI


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