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Elucidating the Construct Validity of the Anitsocial Process Screening Device (APSD) in a Sample of Young Adults

Goodwin, Brandee E.; Sellbom, Martin; Salekin, Randall T

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The current investigation sought to examine whether an adolescent-focused measure of psychopathic personality traits, the Antisocial Process Screening Device (APSD; Frick and Hare 2001), could be appropriately used with young adults. Using a sample of university students, we examined the construct validity of the APSD by evaluating the latent factor structure and examining convergent and discriminant validity of factor scores. Results of confirmatory factor analysis (CFA) indicated that a three...[Show more]

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Date published: 2015
Type: Journal article
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/1885/38583
Source: Journal of Psychopathology and Behavioral Assessment
DOI: 10.1007/s10862-014-9444-z

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