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ERIC Number: EJ408230
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1990
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The Response of Children to the Dying and Death of a Sibling.
Birenbaum, Linda K.; And Others
Omega: Journal of Death and Dying, v20 n3 p213-28 1989-90
Investigated behavioral adjustment of 61 children (ages 4-16) during terminal illness and first year following sibling's death from cancer. Collected data from parents and teachers using Child Behavior Checklist. Results indicated that bereaved siblings demonstrated significantly higher levels of behavior problems and significantly lower social competence in comparison to normal children. (Author/NB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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