ERIC Number: EJ375895
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1988
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Friendship Bonds in Adolescence.
Tedesco, Lisa A.; Gaier, Eugene L.
Adolescence, v23 n89 p127-36 Spr 1988
Assessed the major motifs of interpersonal relations, achievement, and physical development, influencing adolescent friendship formation. The interpersonal category was salient at all grade levels for both sexes and increased with time. A corresponding decrease for the achievement and physical attributes categories also emerged. Friendship formations show a developmental trend in terms of selection, fluctuating most towards late adolescence. (Author/KS)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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