ERIC Number: EJ533815
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1996
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Bulimia and the Diffusion Status of Ego Identity Formation: Similarities of the Empirical Descriptors of Self and Parent.
Auslander, Beth A.; Dunham, Richard M.
Journal of Adolescence, v19 n4 p333-38 Aug 1996
Examines parallels between the findings of empirical studies on bulimia and the findings of empirical studies on the diffusion status of the adolescent identity transition. Results reveal similarities in familial descriptors, personality characteristics, and interpersonal styles for adolescents who are bulimic and those who are identity diffused. (RJM)
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Journal Articles
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