Forms of aggression and peer victimization during early childhood: a short-term longitudinal study.

@article{Ostrov2008FormsOA,
  title={Forms of aggression and peer victimization during early childhood: a short-term longitudinal study.},
  author={Jamie M. Ostrov},
  journal={Journal of abnormal child psychology},
  year={2008},
  volume={36 3},
  pages={311-22}
}
A multi-informant and multi-measure short-term longitudinal study of the association between subtypes of aggression and peer victimization was conducted in an early childhood sample (M = 44.36 months; SD = 11.07; N = 120). Observational and teacher report measures demonstrated appropriate reliability and validity as well as stability across an academic year. Concurrent associations revealed that observed relational aggression was uniquely associated with teacher reported relational… CONTINUE READING