Investigating dimensionality of Eskin’s attitudes toward Suicide Scale with Mokken Scaling and Confirmatory Factor Analysis.

Attitudes toward suicide are often investigated by means of questionnaires, most of which are overly long or of low psychometric quality. Eskin’s (2004) Attitudes Towards Suicide Scale is short and first investigations suggest good psychometric properties, but its factor structure has scarcely been explored. Hence, we examined this instrument by a data-analytic approach that combines […]