The attitudes towards dating violence scales development and initial validation dating websites finding email
Higher scores on the AFDV Scales were associated with girls' past use of dating violence but not with their having aggressive friends, providing partial support for their criterion-related validity.
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The six scales were positively correlated with traditional attitudes toward gender roles and with each other, providing evidence for their construct validity.
Higher scores on the AMDV Scales were related to boys' past use of violence in dating relationships and to their having aggressive friends, supporting their criterion-related validity.
The Attitudes Towards Dating Violence Scales: Development and initial validation.