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Resilience in Context: A Brief and Culturally Grounded Measure for Syrian Refugee and Jordanian Host‐Community Adolescents

Overview of attention for article published in Child Development, June 2017
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Title
Resilience in Context: A Brief and Culturally Grounded Measure for Syrian Refugee and Jordanian Host‐Community Adolescents
Published in
Child Development, June 2017
DOI 10.1111/cdev.12868
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Authors

Panter‐Brick, Catherine, Hadfield, Kristin, Dajani, Rana, Eggerman, Mark, Ager, Alastair, Ungar, Michael, Panter-Brick, Catherine, Catherine Panter-Brick, Kristin Hadfield, Rana Dajani, Mark Eggerman, Alastair Ager, Michael Ungar

Abstract

Validated measures are needed for assessing resilience in conflict settings. An Arabic version of the Child and Youth Resilience Measure (CYRM) was developed and tested in Jordan. Following qualitative work, surveys were implemented with male/female, refugee/nonrefugee samples (N = 603, 11-18 years). Confirmatory factor analyses tested three-factor structures for 28- and 12-item CYRMs and measurement equivalence across groups. CYRM-12 showed measurement reliability and face, content, construct (comparative fit index = .92-.98), and convergent validity. Gender-differentiated item loadings reflected resource access and social responsibilities. Resilience scores were inversely associated with mental health symptoms, and for Syrian refugees were unrelated to lifetime trauma exposure. In assessing individual, family, and community-level dimensions of resilience, the CYRM is a useful measure for research and practice with refugee and host-community youth.

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Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
Unknown 25 100%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Student > Ph. D. Student 10 40%
Student > Master 6 24%
Researcher 3 12%
Student > Bachelor 2 8%
Student > Doctoral Student 2 8%
Other 2 8%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Psychology 13 52%
Social Sciences 8 32%
Nursing and Health Professions 1 4%
Agricultural and Biological Sciences 1 4%
Economics, Econometrics and Finance 1 4%
Other 1 4%

Attention Score in Context

This research output has an Altmetric Attention Score of 490. This is our high-level measure of the quality and quantity of online attention that it has received. This Attention Score, as well as the ranking and number of research outputs shown below, was calculated when the research output was last mentioned on 09 December 2017.
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#10,165
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#11
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#745
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Outputs of similar age from Child Development
#3
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