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ERIC Number: EJ588694
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1998
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ISSN: ISSN-0022-4545
Social Decision-Making Strategies among Finnish and Estonian Adolescents.
Keltikangas-Jarvinen, Liisa; Terav, Tuuli
Journal of Social Psychology, v138 n3 p381-91 Jun 1998
Compares justifications for aggression and withdrawal in Finnish and Estonian adolescents. Evaluates responses given in a questionnaire asking participants to justify problem-solving strategies for two social problems. Concludes aggression may be perceived as more deviant in Finland. Finnish motivation for withdrawal is escaping harm, while withdrawal reflects helplessness in Estonians. (CMK)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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Identifiers - Location: Estonia; Finland