ERIC Number: EJ562323
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1997
Reference Count: 0
Social Development of Children: The Role of Peers.
Hepler, Juanita B.
Social Work in Education, v19 n4 p242-56 Oct 1997
Reviews observational data concerning the social interactions of preadolescents and examines the role that peers play in children's social development. Findings indicate that peer responses to a child's early efforts to interact with others determines whether the child will be accepted and included in social activities or subjected to rejection. (RJM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Theme issue: "Youths' Social Competence and Social Development."