ERIC Number: EJ563656
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1997
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Physical Punishment and Signs of Mental Distress in Normal Adolescents.
Bachar, Eytan; Canetti, Laura; Bonne, Omer; DeNour, Atara Kaplan; Shalev, Arieh Y.
Adolescence, v32 n128 p945-58 Win 1997
Examines signs of mental distress in the general population of normal adolescents. Results, based on 871 Israeli high school students, indicate that greater physical punishment was associated with higher levels of psychiatric symptoms and lower general well-being. Results persisted after controlling for parental attitudes and socioeconomic status. (RJM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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