ERIC Number: EJ308851
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1984
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Rejection and Depression: Prospective and Contemporaneous Analyses.
Lefkowitz, Monroe M.; Tesiny, Edward P.
Developmental Psychology, v20 n5 p776-85 Sep 1984
Three studies explore the relationship between parental rejection during childhood and manifestations of depression both then and in young adulthood. With regard to rejection, findings support the general hypothesis that deprivation is an etiological factor in adult depression. (Author/RH)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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