ERIC Number: EJ670979
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2002
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Variables Related to Attitudes toward Domestic Violence and Use of Reasoning, Verbal Aggression, and Violent Conflict Tactics in High School Students.
Jones, Shannon R.; Gardner, Scott P.
Journal of Family and Consumer Sciences Education, v20 n1 p32-47 Spr-Sum 2002
A study of 122 high school students investigated how gender, self-esteem, attitudes toward cohabitation, family openness, parents' annual income, and race were related to attitude towards dating violence. More family openness correlated with use of reasoning in dating conflicts. Low self-esteem correlated with high verbal aggression. (Contains 67 references.) (Author/JOW)
Descriptors: Conflict Resolution, Dating (Social), Family Relationship, High School Students, High Schools, Self Esteem, Student Attitudes, Thinking Skills, Violence
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Identifiers - Location: California