The Factor Structure and Construct Validity of the Short Version of the Youth Psychopathic Traits Inventory in Two Independent Samples of Nonreferred Adolescents.

@article{Fossati2016TheFS,
  title={The Factor Structure and Construct Validity of the Short Version of the Youth Psychopathic Traits Inventory in Two Independent Samples of Nonreferred Adolescents.},
  author={Andrea Fossati and Antonella Somma and Serena Borroni and Fernanda Frera and Cesare Maffei and Henrik Andershed},
  journal={Assessment},
  year={2016},
  volume={23 6},
  pages={
          683-697
        }
}
To assess the internal consistency, factor structure, and construct validity of the Italian translation of the Youth Psychopathic Traits Inventory-Short Version (YPI-S), both the YPI-S and its full version, the YPI, as well as self-reports of delinquency, aggression, and Big Five domains, were administered to two independent samples (N = 868 and N = 881) of Italian community, nonreferred adolescents. The internal consistency of the YPI-S was adequate, and confirmatory factor analyses showed a… CONTINUE READING
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