Development of an instrument to measure children's health locus of control.

@article{Parcel1978DevelopmentOA,
  title={Development of an instrument to measure children's health locus of control.},
  author={Guy S. Parcel and Michael P Meyer},
  journal={Health education monographs},
  year={1978},
  volume={6 2},
  pages={149-59}
}
Studies were conducted with children ages 7 to 12 years to develop an instrument to measure children's health locus of control. Findings provide evidence that the Children's Health Locus of Control scale has acceptable levels of reliability, internal consistency, and construct validity. Item analysis and factor analysis were performed to determine item… CONTINUE READING