ERIC Number: EJ379492
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1988
Adolescent Behavior and Adult Success and Well-Being: A 37-Year Panel Study.
Willits, Fern K.
Youth and Society, v20 n1 p68-87 Sep 1988
Examines the relationship between adolescent behaviors, sex, and later adult well-being. Concludes that high school academic performance and sex relate to adult educational and economic success, but a sense of well-being as an adult is strongly related to adolescent peer and family relationships. (FMW)
Descriptors: Academic Achievement, Adolescent Behavior, Adolescents, Family Influence, Females, High School Students, Individual Characteristics, Influences, Life Satisfaction, Longitudinal Studies, Males, Middle Aged Adults, Outcomes of Education, Peer Influence, Quality of Life, Secondary Education, Sex Differences, Success, Well Being
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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