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ERIC Number: EJ259205
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1981
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Characteristics of High and Low Self-Esteem in the Elderly.
Hunter, Kathleen I.; And Others
International Journal of Aging and Human Development, v14 n2 p117-26 1981-82
Examined background and personality characteristics associated with low and high self-esteem in the elderly by studying 250 men and women age 65 and older. Results indicated the low self-esteem group had poorer self-reported health, higher scores on depression, anxiety, somatization, and a more external locus of control orientation. (Author)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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