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The sensation seeking in mountain athletes as assessed by Zuckerman's Sensation Seeking Scale



The sensation seeking in mountain athletes as assessed by Zuckerman's Sensation Seeking Scale



International Journal of Sport Psychology 24(4): 417-431



A sensation seeker is thought to be a person who needs varied, complex, novel and intense forms of stimulation and experience. The Zuckerman's Sensation Seeking Scale (SSS) has proved to be the most profitable and valid psychological instrument to assess this trait of personality.

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