The Effect of Family Violence Exposure on School Violence: Focusing on Attitude toward School Violence

청소년들의 가정폭력노출경험이 학교폭력가해행동에 미치는 영향: 학교폭력에 대한 태도의 매개효과

  • 김재엽 (연세대학교 사회복지학과) ;
  • 이지현 (연세대학교 사회복지연구소) ;
  • 정윤경 (연세대학교 사회복지연구소)
  • Received : 2008.04.15
  • Accepted : 2008.06.25
  • Published : 2008.07.30

Abstract

This study examine the effects of exposure to family violence on adolescent's school violence toward peers and whether attitude toward school violence mediate in the process to provide theoretical basis for prevention and treatment for the problems of adolescent who exposed to child abuse and interparental violence. Total 1140 adolescent answered were collected from and grade in middle school students to and grade in high school students in Seoul and Kyung-gi. Frequency analysis was done to assess the actual condition of school violence, child abuse, interparental violence, attitude toward school violence. Structural equation modeling was used to examine the effects of exposure to family violence on adolescent's school violence and the mediating role of attitude toward school violence in the process. The results of this study are: (1) exposure of child abuse have strong positive influences on adolescent's school violence, (2) attitude toward school violence mediate family violence and school violence.