publication . Article . 2015

Implicit cognitive aggression among young male prisoners: Association with dispositional and current aggression

Ireland, Jane Louise; Adams, Christine;
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  • Published: 01 Jul 2015 Journal: International Journal of Law and Psychiatry, volume 41, pages 89-94 (issn: 0160-2527, Copyright policy)
  • Publisher: Elsevier BV
  • Country: United Kingdom
Abstract
Abstract The current study explores associations between implicit and explicit aggression in young adult male prisoners, seeking to apply the Reflection-Impulsive Model and indicate parity with elements of the General Aggression Model and social cognition. Implicit cognitive aggressive processing is not an area that has been examined among prisoners. Two hundred and sixty two prisoners completed an implicit cognitive aggression measure (Puzzle Test) and explicit aggression measures, covering current behaviour (DIPC-R) and aggression disposition (AQ). It was predicted that dispositional aggression would be predicted by implicit cognitive aggression, and that impl...
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free text keywords: Clinical psychology, Suicide prevention, Implicit attitude, Psychology, Social cognition, Cognition, Developmental psychology, Aggression, medicine.symptom, medicine, Injury prevention, Human factors and ergonomics, Implicit cognition, Social psychology, C800
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publication . Article . 2015

Implicit cognitive aggression among young male prisoners: Association with dispositional and current aggression

Ireland, Jane Louise; Adams, Christine;