ERIC Number: EJ627673
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2000
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Loneliness and Fear of Intimacy among Adolescents Who Were Taught Not To Trust Strangers during Childhood.
Terrell, Francis; Terrell, Ivanna S.; Von Drashek, Susan R.
Adolescence, v35 n140 p611-17 Win 2000
Explores feelings of loneliness and fear of intimacy among college students (N=80) as a function of whether or not they were taught to trust strangers during childhood. Results show that those who were taught not to trust strangers had a greater fear of intimacy. Female participants experienced more loneliness than their male counterparts. (MKA)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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