publication . Article . Other literature type . 2017

Associations between different motivations for animal cruelty, methods of animal cruelty and facets of impulsivity

Newberry, Michelle;
Open Access English
  • Published: 04 Sep 2017
  • Publisher: Taylor & Francis
Abstract
Associations between specific motivations for animal cruelty, particular methods of animal cruelty and different facets of impulsivity were explored among 130 undergraduate students. Participants completed an adapted version of the Boat Inventory on Animal-Related Experiences (BIARE) which asked participants to state whether they had intentionally harmed or killed an animal, the species of animal(s) involved, their motivations for harming or killing the animal(s) and the method(s) used. Participants also completed the Impulsive Behavior scale (UPPS-P) which assesses five facets of impulsivity. Over half of the sample (55%) reported committing at least one act of...
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free text keywords: Impulsivity, medicine.symptom, medicine, Clinical psychology, Developmental psychology, Psychology, Cruelty, Prejudice (legal term), Social psychology, Amusement, media_common.quotation_subject, media_common
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publication . Article . Other literature type . 2017

Associations between different motivations for animal cruelty, methods of animal cruelty and facets of impulsivity

Newberry, Michelle;