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ERIC Number: EJ509614
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1995
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ISSN: ISSN-0001-8449
Treasured Possessions and Their Meanings in Adolescent Males and Females.
Kamptner, N. Laura
Adolescence, v30 n118 p301-18 Sum 1995
Analyzes treasured possessions and their meanings in adolescence, including their relation to those treasured during early life and their relation to self-identity. Subjects were 14- to 18-year-old high school students (n=249). Results showed that males' most treasured possessions embodied enjoyment and instrumental meanings, whereas females' treasured objects showed that the kinds of objects treasured had interpersonal meanings. (JPS)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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