ERIC Number: EJ610959
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1999
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Identity Development of the Homosexual Youth and Parental and Familial Influences on the Coming Out Process.
Beaty, Lee A.
Adolescence, v34 n135 p597-601 Fall 1999
Examines the literature on identity development of homosexual youth, and parental and familial influences on the coming out process. Research indicates that homosexual adolescents who have a close relationship with their parents and families tend to come out at a younger age and experience more positive identities than those who have a poor relationship. (Author/MKA)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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