Brief Implicit Association Test (BIAT)

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The Brief Implicit Association Test (BIAT: Nosek, Bar-Anan, Greenwald, & Sriram, 2014) was designed to capture implicit associations and overcome some of the perceived limitations of the IAT.

I put this together one day in a desire to understand the task better after reading the PLOS1 paper. To the best of my knowledge, it provides high fidelity to Millisecond’s Inquisit implementation, and the task description by Nosek et al. (2014). However, the instructions provided within the task are currently hard coded within the builder rather than pulled from the excel files. As such, it’s still a little clunky to change the domain or language (i.e., requires more than simply changing the excel files). This could be changed very easily, but as I don’t use the Brief IAT myself I haven’t found the inclination. If anyone would like to fork the code and make such alterations please do feel free. If you have a pressing need for this for some reason, give me an email and I’ll do it for you.

Please be aware that this code is still in beta and has not been independently checked or used in an experiment yet. If you’d like to give this a go, please do let me know how you get on.

Download the current release or view the project page if you’d like to see the most recent code or contribute to the project.