ERIC Number: EJ1073776
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2015-Oct
Abstractor: As Provided
Reference Count: 39
Psychometric Evaluation of Data from the Race-Related Events Scale
Crusto, Cindy A.; Dantzler, John; Roberts, Yvonne Humenay; Hooper, Lisa M.
Measurement and Evaluation in Counseling and Development, v48 n4 p285-296 Oct 2015
Using exploratory factor analysis, we examined the factor structure of data collected from the Race-Related Events Scale, which assesses perceived exposure to race-related stress. Our sample (N = 201) consisted of diverse caregivers of Head Start preschoolers. Three factors explained 81% of the variance in the data and showed sound reliability.
Descriptors: Psychometrics, Measures (Individuals), Race, Anxiety, Factor Analysis, Factor Structure, Preschool Children, Child Caregivers, Racial Discrimination, Low Income Groups
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Sponsor: National Institute on Minority Health and Health Disparities (NIMHD) (DHHS/NIH); National Institute on Drug Abuse (DHHS/PHS)
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