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ERIC Number: EJ608627
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2000
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ISSN: ISSN-0743-5584
Adolescent Social Crowds: Measurement and Relationship to Friendships.
Urberg, Kathryn A.; Degirmencioglu, Serdar M.; Tolson, Jerry M.; Halliday-Scher, Kathy
Journal of Adolescent Research, v15 n4 p427-45 Jul 2000
Examined social crowd construct among 489 white seventh-, ninth-, and eleventh-graders. Found that self- and peer-nominated crowds were reasonably congruent and related in the same way to delinquency, substance use, and grade point average. Adolescents were friendliest to their own crowd and had more than expected number of friends from their crowd and crowds similar to their own. (Author/KB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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