Internal Structure of Marital Instability Index : Empirical Evidence in Indonesian Context

Rahaju, Soerjantini and Hartini, Nurul and Hendriani, Wiwin (2019) Internal Structure of Marital Instability Index : Empirical Evidence in Indonesian Context. In: The Pacific Rim Objective Measurement Symposium 2019 and The First International Conference of Psychometrics in Indonesia, August 26-30, 2019, Surabaya.

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The number of divorces in Indonesia continued to increase each year. It need effort to overcome. Measurement of proneness to divorce could help to arrange an effective intervention. This study investigated the internal structure of Marital Instability Index (MII) in Indonesian form. MII long version was a 14-items scale divided in two dimensions: cognitive and action. MII short version was a five items scale. Participants in this study were hetero-sexual marriage couples (N=200) in Surabaya, Indonesia. Confirmatory factor analysis revealed that MII-Indonesian form in short version had a good fit model with the original one. It also had strong reliability. For the long version, the model only had moderately internal structure. Suggestions for research use and clinical practice were discussed.

Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (Paper)
Uncontrolled Keywords: Proneness to divorce, psychometric properties, Indonesian form
Subjects: B Philosophy. Psychology. Religion > BF Psychology
Divisions: Faculty of Psychology > Department of Psychology
Depositing User: Ester Sri W. 196039
Date Deposited: 14 Apr 2021 06:51
Last Modified: 14 Apr 2021 06:56

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