Psychometric quality of and the links between the detainee survey and the BASAM-DJI

Psychometric quality of and the links between the detainee survey and the BASAM-DJI

Preliminary study in relation to the prison system benchmark study

Summary

The object of this sub-study was to look at the psychometric quality of the quesionaires used by the prison system to measure the well-being of staff and detainees. The validity, reliability, representativeness and sample size of the BASAM-DJI (Basic quetionnaire Amsterdam, including the Aggression and Violence Monitor) and the Dutch detainee survey for the questionnaires administered in 2007 can be said to be satisfactory.

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Author(s):
Molleman, T., Sandijk, M.J. van (ass.)
Organization(s):
WODC
Place of publication:
The Hague
Publisher:
WODC
Year of publication:
2008
Series:
Cahiers 2008-05

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