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Where Are You Afraid? (Fear) / Fear and Guns

Title

Where Are You Afraid? (Fear) / Fear and Guns

Description

Questions regarding the subject's fear in certain situations were expanded from the Exposure to Violence instrument to include more locations. It was named Where are you afraid? in Wave 2. These questions appear in Fear and Guns in Wave 3.

WAVE 2: The Where Are You Afraid? questionnaire (PDF 3.2MB) included questions regarding the subject's fear in certain situations. It was administered to subjects in Cohorts 9 to 15.

WAVE 3: The Fear and Guns instrument (PDF 2.2MB) obtained information regarding the subject's fear in certain situations and the accessibility and use of guns. It was administered to subjects in Cohorts 6 to 12.

Citations

Buka SL, Selner-O'Hagan MB, Kindlon DJ, Earls FJ. (1997). The "My Exposure to Violence Interviews"; Administration and Scoring Manual, Version 3. Boston, MA: Harvard School of Public Health.

Selner-O'Hagan, M., Buka, S., Kindlon, D., Raudenbush, S., & Earls, F. (1998). Urban youth exposure to violence, Journal of Child Psychology and Psychiatry and Allied Disciplines, 39 (2), 215-224.

Taylor, L., Zuckerman, B., Harik, V. & Groves, B. (1994). Witnessing violence by young children and their mothers. Journal of Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrics, 15, 120-123.

Related Internet Resources

Exposure to Violence

Selner, et. al.

PHDCN Administration

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Related Studies

See Also

Studies administered to the primary caregiver regarding the subject's exposure to violence.

Studies administered to the subject regarding the subject's exposure to violence.

Studies administered to the primary caregiver regarding the primary caregiver's exposure to violence.