Marlowe-Crowne Social Desirability Scale (MC-SDS)
Marlowe-Crowne Social Desirability Scale (MC-SDS) is a 33 item questionnaire regarding if someone produce socially desirable answers
Items are scored through answering on a ‘True’ or ‘False’ basis. One point for yes and zero points for no. The total score is found from the sum of the true statements.
Low Scorers (0-8)
Average Scorers (9-19)
High Scorers (20-33)
Crowne, D. P., & Marlowe, D. (1960). A new scale of social desirability independent of psychopathology. Journal of Consulting Psychology, 24(4) 349-354. doi: 10.1037/h0047358.