ERIC Number: EJ360468
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1987
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Self-Concept Changes during Youth-Home Placement of Adolescents.
Krueger, Robyn; Hansen, James C.
Adolescence, v22 n86 p385-92 Sum 1987
Examined impact of a youth placement program for male and female status offenders. Investigated self-concept changes in 46 adolescents placed in a youth group home for 12 months. Results showed that both males and females showed improvement in total self-esteem as measured by the Tennessee Self-Concept Scale. Suggests that such placement had a rehabilitative effect. (NB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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