ERIC Number: EJ200553
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1979-Mar
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Structural Effects on Children's Friendships and Cliques.
Hallinan, Maureen T.
Social Psychology Quarterly, v42 n1 p43-54 Mar 1979
The effects of class size, classroom organization, and grade on friendship choice and clique formation were examined using cross-sectional and longitudinal sociometric data. Classroom characteristics affected friendliness and popularity, incidence of cross-sex friendships, number of social isolates per class, and number and size of cliques. (Author/RD)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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