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ERIC Number: EJ607660
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1999
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ISSN: ISSN-0022-4405
Resilience and Protective Factors in Adolescence: An Autobiographical Perspective from Disadvantaged Youth.
Smokowski, Paul R.; Reynolds, Arthur J.; Bezruczko, Nikolaus
Journal of School Psychology, v37 n4 p425-48 Win 1999
Studies protective factors that inner-city high school students consider salient in overcoming adversity. Content analysis shows that the internal attributes such as perseverance, determination, and having the awareness to learn from the risk-attrition process surfaced. States that motivational support from family members and teachers was also highly valued for promoting successful adjustment. (Author/JDM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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Identifiers - Location: Illinois (Chicago)