ERIC Number: EJ455431
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1992
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The Relationship of Parental Attachment and Psychological Separation to the Adjustment of First-Year College Women.
Kenny, Maureen E.; Donaldson, Gail A.
Journal of College Student Development, v33 n5 p431-38 Sep 1992
Examined relationship between levels of attachment and separation and women's adjustment to college. Findings from 162 first-year college women revealed that freedom from guilt and anxiety toward parents, feelings of positive parental attachment and attitudinal similarity with parents, were associated with personal and academic adjustment. (Author/NB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
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