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Long-Term Psychological Consequences in Women of Witnessing Parental Physical Conflict and Experiencing Abuse in Childhood
Exposure to parental domestic violence in childhood is associated with long-term psychological maladjustment. Although previous studies controlled for childhood physical abuse, it is unclear how the coexisting risk factors ...
Authoritarianism and American Students' Attitudes about the Gulf War, 1990-1996
Studies show a consistent set of relationships between right-wing authoritarianism (RWA) and aggressive support for U.S. policy during the Persian Gulf crisis and Gulf War. Before the war, high-RWA scorers endorsed more ...
Explaining Asymmetric Intergroup Judgments through Differential Aggregation: Computer Simulations and Some New Evidence
Outgroups are often judged to be less differentiated, more homogeneous, and more polarized than ingroups. Theoretical accounts of this outgroup homogeneity effect (OHE) emphasize impoverished knowledge of outgroups, ...
Individualism and Authoritarianism Shape Attitudes Toward Physician?Assisted Suicide
We investigated the relation between value orientations and attitudes toward physician-assisted suicide (PAS) in 267 United States college students. We predicted that individualistic values, especially those having to do ...
Parental Sociopathy as a Predictor of Childhood Sexual Abuse
Research on childhood sexual abuse has often examined, in isolation of one another, such highly correlated risk factors as parental substance abuse, domestic violence, and pathological family functioning. Investigating ...
Need for Closure and Political Orientation Among German University Students
In terms of the relationship between political orientation & cognitive functioning, Need for Closure Scale data from 93 German students at the U of Mannheim, Federal Republic of Germany, support Theodor Adorno et al's ...