Psychometric investigation of a newly developed survey to measure black men's risk of non-physical dating violence victimization perpetrated by a girlfriend
Learning Areas:Social and behavioral sciences
Describe three types of non-physical dating violence behaviors perpetrated by girlfriends toward their boyfriends. Evaluate the psychometric properties, including the reliability, of eight newly developed scales associated with non-physical dating violence victimization among urban Black males. Discuss the implications of using newly developed reliable scales to measure some of the factors associated with non-physical dating violence victimization among urban Black males.
Keyword(s): Family Violence, African American
Qualified on the content I am responsible for because: I am a recent graduate of a PhD program in which I was a research coordinator of a federally funded grant focusing on urban African American adolescents and young adults. I have over thirteen years experience working in various community health capacities in urban environments focusing primarily on urban black and latino males. I am the principal investigator for the project assessing men's experiences with dating violence victimization perpetrated by their girlfriend.
Any relevant financial relationships? No
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