ERIC Number: EJ386710
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1988
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Rural Adolescent Loneliness and Coping Strategies.
Woodward, John C.; Frank, Barbara D.
Adolescence, v23 n91 p559-65 Fall 1988
Investigated loneliness of rural Nebraskan adolescents (n=387)) in relation to aspects of their self-esteem. Gathered data using the Loneliness Inventory (Woodward, 1967), Bachman's (1970) Self Esteem Scale, and Coping Strategies Inventory (Woodward, 1987). Results indicated that rural adolescents had extremely high loneliness scores and that 10 of 12 self-esteem characteristics were significant. Implications are discussed. (Author/BH)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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