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ERIC Number: EJ157861
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1976
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Push Versus Pull: Intra-Family versus Peer-Group Variables as Possible Determinants of Adolescent Orientations Towards Parents
Smith, Thomas Ewin
Youth and Society, 8, 1, 5-26, Sep 76
The "push" explanation emphasizes parental failure to meet the needs of the child and adolescent and to establish a satisfactory parent-adolescent relationship. The "pull" explanation states that an adolescent is led by peers to become less favorably oriented toward parents. Presents research findings supporting the "push" explanation. (Author/JM)
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