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ERIC Number: EJ622721
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2001
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Reference Count: 0
ISSN: ISSN-0748-9633
Friendsickness in the Transition to College: Precollege Predictors and College Adjustment Correlates.
Paul, Elizabeth L.; Brier, Sigal
Journal of Counseling & Development, v79 n1 p77-89 Win 2001
Examines college students (N=70) for associations between friendsickness, precollege predictors, and the dimensions of college adjustment 10 weeks into the first semester. Results reveal friendsickness is associated with precollege social concerns, discrepancy between precollege expectations and college experiences, more precollege friends in the college social network, and loneliness and poor self-esteem in college. (Contains 82 references and 4 tables.) (Author/GCP)
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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