Paul Boxer

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Affiliation: Rutgers University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi Coping with violence: a comprehensive framework and implications for understanding resilience
    Paul Boxer
    Rutgers University, Newark, NJ 07102, USA
    Trauma Violence Abuse 14:209-21. 2013
  2. pmc Exposure to violence across the social ecosystem and the development of aggression: a test of ecological theory in the Israeli-Palestinian conflict
    Paul Boxer
    Rutgers University
    Child Dev 84:163-77. 2013
  3. pmc Variations in risk and treatment factors among adolescents engaging in different types of deliberate self-harm in an inpatient sample
    Paul Boxer
    Department of Psychology, Rutgers University, Newark, NJ 07102, USA
    J Clin Child Adolesc Psychol 39:470-80. 2010
  4. doi Adolescents' physical aggression toward parents in a clinic-referred sample
    Paul Boxer
    Department of Psychology, Rutgers University, Newark, NJ 07102, USA
    J Clin Child Adolesc Psychol 38:106-16. 2009
  5. doi Educational aspiration-expectation discrepancies: relation to socioeconomic and academic risk-related factors
    Paul Boxer
    Department of Psychology, Rutgers University, Newark, NJ 07102, USA
    J Adolesc 34:609-17. 2011
  6. doi Negative peer involvement in multisystemic therapy for the treatment of youth problem behavior: exploring outcome and process variables in "real-world" practice
    Paul Boxer
    Department of Psychology, Rutgers University, Newark NJ 07102, USA
    J Clin Child Adolesc Psychol 40:848-54. 2011
  7. pmc Cumulative effects of exposure to violence on posttraumatic stress in Palestinian and Israeli youth
    Eric F Dubow
    Department of Psychology, Bowling Green State University, Bowling Green, OH 43403, USA
    J Clin Child Adolesc Psychol 41:837-44. 2012
  8. pmc Exposure to political conflict and violence and posttraumatic stress in Middle East youth: protective factors
    Eric F Dubow
    Department of Psychology, Bowling Green State University, Bowling Green, OH 43403, USA
    J Clin Child Adolesc Psychol 41:402-16. 2012
  9. doi The role of violent media preference in cumulative developmental risk for violence and general aggression
    Paul Boxer
    Department of Psychology, Rutgers University, Newark, NJ 07102, USA
    J Youth Adolesc 38:417-28. 2009
  10. ncbi Developmental issues in school-based aggression prevention from a social-cognitive perspective
    Paul Boxer
    Department of Psychology, University of New Orleans, New Orleans, LA 70148, USA
    J Prim Prev 26:383-400. 2005

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Publications25

  1. doi Coping with violence: a comprehensive framework and implications for understanding resilience
    Paul Boxer
    Rutgers University, Newark, NJ 07102, USA
    Trauma Violence Abuse 14:209-21. 2013
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  2. pmc Exposure to violence across the social ecosystem and the development of aggression: a test of ecological theory in the Israeli-Palestinian conflict
    Paul Boxer
    Rutgers University
    Child Dev 84:163-77. 2013
    ..Findings are discussed with respect to ecological and observational learning perspectives on the development of aggressive behavior...
  3. pmc Variations in risk and treatment factors among adolescents engaging in different types of deliberate self-harm in an inpatient sample
    Paul Boxer
    Department of Psychology, Rutgers University, Newark, NJ 07102, USA
    J Clin Child Adolesc Psychol 39:470-80. 2010
    ..Findings generally supported the conclusions drawn by Jacobson et al. in terms of the overall severity of youth exhibiting NSSI + SA, with some important similarities observed between the NSSI-only and NSSI + SA groups...
  4. doi Adolescents' physical aggression toward parents in a clinic-referred sample
    Paul Boxer
    Department of Psychology, Rutgers University, Newark, NJ 07102, USA
    J Clin Child Adolesc Psychol 38:106-16. 2009
    ..Follow-up analyses suggested important sex differences in these relations...
  5. doi Educational aspiration-expectation discrepancies: relation to socioeconomic and academic risk-related factors
    Paul Boxer
    Department of Psychology, Rutgers University, Newark, NJ 07102, USA
    J Adolesc 34:609-17. 2011
    ..Results are discussed in terms of social-cognitive theory as well as applications for promoting student social and academic success...
  6. doi Negative peer involvement in multisystemic therapy for the treatment of youth problem behavior: exploring outcome and process variables in "real-world" practice
    Paul Boxer
    Department of Psychology, Rutgers University, Newark NJ 07102, USA
    J Clin Child Adolesc Psychol 40:848-54. 2011
    ..Findings suggest that negative peer involvement is significantly related to treatment failure, particularly when negative peer involvement is comprised of gang affiliation...
  7. pmc Cumulative effects of exposure to violence on posttraumatic stress in Palestinian and Israeli youth
    Eric F Dubow
    Department of Psychology, Bowling Green State University, Bowling Green, OH 43403, USA
    J Clin Child Adolesc Psychol 41:837-44. 2012
    ..Based on this assessment, interventions may not be limited to individual-based, war-trauma-focused approaches but also may include school-based, community-based, and family-level interventions...
  8. pmc Exposure to political conflict and violence and posttraumatic stress in Middle East youth: protective factors
    Eric F Dubow
    Department of Psychology, Bowling Green State University, Bowling Green, OH 43403, USA
    J Clin Child Adolesc Psychol 41:402-16. 2012
    ..Interventions for war-exposed youth should test whether boosting self-esteem and positive parenting might reduce subsequent levels of PTS symptoms...
  9. doi The role of violent media preference in cumulative developmental risk for violence and general aggression
    Paul Boxer
    Department of Psychology, Rutgers University, Newark, NJ 07102, USA
    J Youth Adolesc 38:417-28. 2009
    ..Findings represent a new and important direction for research on the role of violent media use in the broader matrix of risk factors for youth violence...
  10. ncbi Developmental issues in school-based aggression prevention from a social-cognitive perspective
    Paul Boxer
    Department of Psychology, University of New Orleans, New Orleans, LA 70148, USA
    J Prim Prev 26:383-400. 2005
    ..Prevention researchers will also benefit from the authors' insights regarding theoretical mediating processes and the importance of a developmental view...
  11. doi Cognitive and emotional covariates of violence exposure among former prisoners: links to antisocial behavior and emotional distress and implications for theory
    Paul Boxer
    Department of Psychology, Rutgers University, Newark, New Jersey, USA
    Aggress Behav 37:465-75. 2011
    ..Findings are discussed with respect to research and theory on the effects of exposure to violence in high-risk adult populations...
  12. ncbi Fear reactivity and effortful control in overt and relational bullying: a six-month longitudinal study
    Andrew M Terranova
    Department of Psychology, Rutgers University, Newark, New Jersey 07102, USA
    Aggress Behav 34:104-15. 2008
    ..The findings from this investigation are discussed with respect to their implications for theory on the development of aggression as well as prevention and intervention programming for youth aggression...
  13. ncbi Middle childhood and adolescent contextual and personal predictors of adult educational and occupational outcomes: a mediational model in two countries
    Eric F Dubow
    Department of Psychology, Bowling Green State University, Bowling Green, OH 43403, USA
    Dev Psychol 42:937-49. 2006
    ..Further, childhood and adolescent aggressive behavior negatively affected educational status in early adulthood, which in turn predicted lower occupational status in middle adulthood...
  14. ncbi Proximal peer-level effects of a small-group selected prevention on aggression in elementary school children: an investigation of the peer contagion hypothesis
    Paul Boxer
    Department of Psychology, University of New Orleans, 2001 GP Building Lakefront, New Orleans, LA 70148, USA
    J Abnorm Child Psychol 33:325-38. 2005
    ..From these results we derive a principle of "discrepancy-proportional peer-influence" for small group intervention, and discuss the implications of this for aggregating aggressive children in small group programs...
  15. ncbi Marital and severe parent-to-adolescent physical aggression in clinic-referred families: mother and adolescent reports on co-occurrence and links to child behavior problems
    Annette Mahoney
    Department of Psychology, Bowling Green State University, Bowling Green, Ohio 43403 0228, USA
    J Fam Psychol 17:3-19. 2003
    ..Also, adolescents exposed to both types of family aggression did not display greater maladjustment than those subjected to only one type of family aggression...
  16. pmc Effects of multiple maltreatment experiences among psychiatrically hospitalized youth
    Paul Boxer
    Department of Psychology, Rutgers University, 101 Warren Street, Newark, NJ 07102, USA
    Child Abuse Negl 32:637-47. 2008
    ....
  17. doi The role of contingent self-worth in the relation between victimization and internalizing problems in adolescents
    Assia Ghoul
    Rutgers University, Department of Psychology, 101 Warren Street, Newark, NJ 07102, USA
    J Adolesc 36:457-64. 2013
    ..However, interventions targeting self-worth as a possible protective factor should be cautious not to over-emphasize externalities in the maintenance of self-worth...
  18. doi Aggression in very high-risk youth: examining developmental risk in an inpatient psychiatric population
    Paul Boxer
    Department of Psychology, Rutgers University, 101 Warren Street, Newark, NJ 07102, USA
    Am J Orthopsychiatry 77:636-46. 2007
    ..The implications of these findings with respect to ecologically valid research and empirically informed practice with high-risk youth are discussed...
  19. pmc Covariation of self- and other-directed aggression among inpatient youth: continuity in the transition to treatment and shared risk factors
    Paul Boxer
    Department of Psychology, Rutgers University, Newark, New Jersey, USA
    Aggress Behav 36:205-17. 2010
    ....
  20. pmc A social-cognitive-ecological framework for understanding the impact of exposure to persistent ethnic-political violence on children's psychosocial adjustment
    Eric F Dubow
    Department of Psychology, Bowling Green State University, Bowling Green, OH 43403, USA
    Clin Child Fam Psychol Rev 12:113-26. 2009
    ..Finally, we propose future directions for research and clinical implications derived from this framework...
  21. ncbi Theoretical and methodological considerations in cross-generational research on parenting and child aggressive behavior
    Eric F Dubow
    Department of Psychology, Bowling Green State University, Bowling Green, Ohio 43403, USA
    J Abnorm Child Psychol 31:185-92; discussion 201-3. 2003
    ..Finally, we raise implications of cross-generational research for designing interventions targeting the reduction and prevention of child aggression...
  22. doi Coping zone construction and mapping: an exploratory study of contextual coping, PTSD, and childhood violence exposure in urban areas
    Elizabeth M Sloan-Power
    Department of Social Work, Rutgers University, Newark, NJ 07012, USA
    J Interpers Violence 28:1741-64. 2013
    ..Results indicated that urban children with less optimal coping zone scores across context have a greater likelihood of PTSD than do children who do not...
  23. doi Childhood and adolescent predictors of early and middle adulthood alcohol use and problem drinking: the Columbia County Longitudinal Study
    Eric F Dubow
    University of Michigan, Institute for Social Research, Ann Arbor, MI 48106 1248, USA
    Addiction 103:36-47. 2008
    ..To examine the role of individually and contextually based factors measured during childhood and adolescence in predicting alcohol use and abuse measured during early and middle adulthood...
  24. ncbi Exposure to "low-level" aggression in school: associations with aggressive behavior, future expectations, and perceived safety
    Paul Boxer
    Research Center for Group Dynamics, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor 48106, USA
    Violence Vict 18:691-705. 2003
    ..Findings are discussed in the context of research on exposure to aggression in general, with suggestions offered for future studies. Implications of the findings for school-based intervention programs are raised...
  25. ncbi Adolescents' attributions about aggression: an initial investigation
    Paul Boxer
    Bowling Green State University, USA
    J Adolesc 26:561-75. 2003
    ..Findings are discussed with regard to social-cognitive development in adolescence and implications for future research on aggression in the peer context...

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