Aggression and offence motivation in prisoners: exploring the components of motivation in an adult male sample.

@article{Ohlsson2011AggressionAO,
  title={Aggression and offence motivation in prisoners: exploring the components of motivation in an adult male sample.},
  author={Ioan M Ohlsson and Jane L. Ireland},
  journal={Aggressive behavior},
  year={2011},
  volume={37 3},
  pages={278-88}
}
This study examined aggression and offending motivation. Participants were 206 adult male prisoners. All completed the Aggression Motivation Questionnaire [Ireland, 2008], the Offending Motivation Questionnaire [Gudjonsson and Sigurdsson, 2004], the Multidimensional Anger Inventory [Siegel, 1986] and the Balanced Inventory of Desirable Responding [Paulhus, 1991]. It was predicted that aggression motivation would separate into two factors, one reflecting proactive aggression and the other… CONTINUE READING

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