Development of a discomfort feeling scale to other's gaze, and the relation with metacognition

Hiroto Yamauchi, Fuminori Ono
2019 Stress Science Research  
In this study, a discomfort feeling scale to other's gaze was made based on the free description survey, and the relation with metacognition was examined. As a result, the discomfort feeling scale to other's gaze consisted of a two factors structure of "anxiety/fear" factor and "irritability" factor. And people who were easily embarrassed by other's gaze had low self-control ability. Also, females were more likely to feel uncomfortable (especially "irritability" factor) to the gaze of others
more » ... e gaze of others than male.
doi:10.5058/stresskagakukenkyu.2019011 fatcat:n45pzwzwt5abnhzbmdyclzkqt4