ERIC Number: EJ231683
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1980-Jul
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Sense of Personal Worth, Self-Esteem, and Anomia of Child-Abusing Mothers and Controls.
Shorkey, Clayton T.
Journal of Clinical Psychology, v36 n3 p817-20 Jul 1980
Control mothers reported stronger feelings of personal worth based on their perceptions of others' evaluations of them. Abusing mothers scored higher on feelings of social alienation. On the Self-Esteem scale, no significant differences were found between groups. (Author)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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