Patterns of Violence Victimization and Perpetration Among Adolescents Using Latent Class Analysis

  title={Patterns of Violence Victimization and Perpetration Among Adolescents Using Latent Class Analysis},
  author={Stephanie N Sessarego and Laura A. Siller and Katie M. Edwards},
  journal={Journal of Interpersonal Violence},
  pages={9167 - 9186}
Research has identified interpersonal violence (a broad term that includes stalking, harassment, sexual assault, and physical dating violence) as a major problem among adolescents. Research suggests that there are different patterns, or classes, of interpersonal violence victimization and perpetration, but little of this work has focused on adolescents. In the current study, we conducted latent class analysis using a sample of 2,921 adolescent girls and boys in high school from northern New… 

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