ERIC Number: EJ557947
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1997
Reference Count: 0
Long-Term Unemployment amongst Adolescents: A Longitudinal Study.
Patterson, L. J. Mean
Journal of Adolescence, v20 n3 p261-80 Jun 1997
Using longitudinal analysis, discusses observed differences among unemployed adults, older youth, and early school-leavers (N=104). Focuses on issues surrounding self-esteem and the identification of mediators and moderators for specific populations. Evidence suggests that good psychological health contributed to gaining employment. (RJM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Special theme issue on "The psychological effects of youth unemployment: International perspectives."