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Power Processes - Unity

Power Processes - Unity is a three-item measure of relationship power between husband and wife.

Categories

Geographies Tested: Malawi

Populations Included: Female, Male

Age Range: Adolescents, Adults

Items:

1. My partner shows they care about me.
2. When I need my partner’s assistance, heshe is there to help me.
3. My partner and I discuss important matters together.

Response Options:
Strongly disagree - 1
Disagree - 2
Agree - 3
Strongly agree - 4

Scoring Procedures

Final scores are calculated using the mean of the three items.

Original Citation

Conroy, A. A. (2014). Gender, power, and intimate partner violence: A study on couples from rural Malawi. Journal of Interpersonal Violence, 29(5), 866-888. https://doi.org/10.1177/0886260513505907

Psychometric Score

Citation Frequency

Ease of Use Score

Formative Research

Qualitative Research

Existing Literature/Theoretical Framework

Field Expert Input

Cognitive Interviews / Pilot Testing

Reliability

Internal

Test-retest

Interrater

Validity

Content

Face

Criterion (gold-standard)

Construct

Ease of Use

Readability

Scoring Clarity

Length

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