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ERIC Number: EJ340916
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1986
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Damsels in Distress: Dependency Themes in Fiction for Children and Adolescents.
White, Hedy
Adolescence, v21 n82 p251-56 Sum 1986
Studied dependency themes in 113 recently published fictional books for children and adolescents and compared females and males in situations where one character helps or influences another. Females were more likely to receive than to give help, and males were more likely to give than to receive help. (Author/ABB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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