ERIC Number: EJ567227
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1997
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Adolescent Friendships Mediating Childhood Adversity and Adult Outcome.
Pawlby, Susan J.; Mills, Alice; Taylor, Alan; Quinton, David
Journal of Adolescence, v20 n6 p633-44 Dec 1997
Compares the friendships of girls (N=50) at risk for difficulties in early adult partnerships with those of 50 girls of the same age. Results indicate key differences in both romantic and non-romantic adolescent friendships between the two groups. Findings offer a clearer understanding of processes linking childhood adversity and poor adult outcome. (EMK)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
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Note: Special theme issue on "Risk and Resilience in Adolescent Development."