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Controlling Behavior in Sexual Relationships

Controlling Behavior in Sexual Relationships is a 3-item measure of the extent of male control exhibited among partners in a relationship.

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Geographies Tested: Tanzania

Populations Included: Male

Age Range: Adolescents, Adults

Items:

1. I do what I want to even if my partner does not want me to.
2. I get my way most of the time.
3. I always want to know where my partner is.

Response Options:
4-point Likert scale of agreement

Scoring Procedures

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Original Citation

Maman, S., Yamanis, T., Kouyoumdjian, F., Watt, M., & Mbwambo, J. (2010). Intimate partner violence and the association with HIV risk behaviors among young men in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania. Journal of Interpersonal Violence, 25(10), 1855-1872. https://doi.org/10.1177/0886260509354498

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