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ERIC Number: EJ438680
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1991
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ISSN: ISSN-0022-4537
Control versus Autonomy during Early Adolescence.
Eccles, Jacquelynne S.; And Others
Journal of Social Issues, v47 n4 p53-68 1991
Data from a longitudinal study of adolescent development of approximately 2,300 sixth and seventh graders (the Michigan Study of Adolescent Life Transitions) provide a basis for the hypothesis that optimal developmental outcomes should result from an environment that gradually reduces adult control as the child's desire for autonomy increases. (SLD)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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Identifiers - Location: Michigan