ERIC Number: EJ627683
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2000
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Fitting In: Exploring the Emotional Dimension of Adolescent Peer Pressure.
Lashbrook, Jeffrey T.
Adolescence, v35 n140 p747-57 Win 2000
Using a framework drawn from recent social psychological work on shame and related feelings, this study collected qualitative data from twelve college students. Findings indicate that negative emotions play a role in peer influence, particularly feelings of inadequacy and isolation, as well as feeling ridiculed, all of which are indicative of shame. (MKA)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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