ERIC Number: EJ623632
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2000
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Loneliness: The Bane of Children of Prosperity.
Peter, Val J.
Momentum, v31 n4 p14-16 Nov-Dec 2000
Reverend Val J. Peter, director of Girls and Boys Town, USA, states that loneliness is prevalent among today's children, no matter what their economic situation. Asserts that the reasons for loneliness include the growing need of parents to work, children having their own rooms, and overuse of personal technology. Asserts that Girls and Boys Town helps children make friends and diminish loneliness. (CW)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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