Establishing the constructs of childhood behavioral disturbances in a Chinese population: a questionnaire study.

@article{Ho1996EstablishingTC,
  title={Establishing the constructs of childhood behavioral disturbances in a Chinese population: a questionnaire study.},
  author={Ting-pong Ho and Patrick Leung and Ernest Siu-Luen Luk and Eric Taylor and John Bacon-Shone and F. Lieh Mak},
  journal={Journal of abnormal child psychology},
  year={1996},
  volume={24 4},
  pages={417-31}
}
The behavioral problems of Chinese children were examined in a questionnaire study of a representative sample of 3,069 seven-year-old Chinese schoolboys in Hong Kong using Rutter's questionnaires for completion by parents and teachers. Separate robust dimensions of hyperactivity, antisocial, and neurotic behaviors were evident. The correlations among different dimensions were similar to those reported in the West. Short-term longitudinal analysis suggested that these dimensions were stable over… CONTINUE READING