ERIC Number: EJ359043
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1987
Reference Count: 0
Family Cohesion and Control: A Multitrait-Multimethod Study.
Dickerson, Victoria C.; Coyne, James C.
Journal of Marital and Family Therapy, v13 n3 p275-85 Jul 1987
Assessed the convergent and discriminant validity of various measures of family cohesion and control, using a multitrait, multimethod approach. Families with at least one adolescent and in family therapy completed self-report measures and engaged in Reiss' Card Sort Procedure. Ratings of the families' cohesiveness were also obtained from the families and their therapists. Reported low validity scores. (Author/KS)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
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