ERIC Number: EJ262853
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1982-Apr
Reference Count: 0
Interpersonal Strategies of Unpopular Children: Some Implications for Social Skills Training.
Kafer, Norman F.
Psychology in the Schools, v19 n2 p255-59 Apr 1982
Argues that establishing the purpose of observed inappropriate social behavior could help in understanding reciprocal relationships. Suggests inappropriate behavior can occur because an unpopular child adopts an interpersonal strategy to cope with rejection. Studies show that differential deficiencies in social skills are associated with the type of strategy adopted. (Author)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Information Analyses
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