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ERIC Number: EJ560620
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1997
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Reference Count: 0
ISSN: ISSN-0886-2605
The Abuse Dimensions Inventory: Initial Data on a Research Measure of Abuse Severity.
Chaffin, Mark; Wherry, Jeffrey N.; Newlin, Chris; Crutchfield, Anne; Dykman, Roscoe
Journal of Interpersonal Violence, v12 n4 p569-89 Aug 1997
Describes the development of an instrument designed to measure abuse characteristics and severity. The first study surveys professionals to determine rankings for abuse severity; the second examines interrater reliability; and the third study evaluates construct validity. Findings suggest that the instrument's scales can be reliably coded from interview data. (RJM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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