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ERIC Number: EJ482863
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1992
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ISSN: ISSN-0037-8046
Family and Individual Patterns in a Group of Middle-Class Dropout Youths.
Franklin, Cynthia
Social Work, v37 n4 p338-44 Jul 1992
Examined individual behavioral characteristics and family patterns of 102 middle-class dropout youths. Found that adolescents had variety of disorders, most notably substance abuse disorders, conduct disorders, and adjustment disorders. Many had been victimized through physical abuse, sexual abuse, and chronic family dysfunction. Parental substance abuse, situational crises, and family patterns of overachievement were frequent. (Author/NB)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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