ERIC Number: EJ284891
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1983-Jun
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Social Competence during Adolescence: Social Sensitivity, Locus of Control, Empathy, and Peer Popularity.
Adams, Gerald R.
Journal of Youth and Adolescence, v12 n3 p203-11 Jun 1983
In male and female adolescents (n=30), the predictive relationship between social competency and peer relations and age differences in social competence was studied. Based upon a social deficit hypothesis, linear age differences were observed in social knowledge, locus of control, and a trend in empathy. (Author/PN)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
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