ERIC Number: EJ634370
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2001
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Female Adolescent Friendship and Delinquent Behavior.
Pleydon, Anne P.; Schner, Joseph G.
Adolescence, v36 n142 p189-205 Sum 2001
Young female offenders (n=29) and female high school students (n=47) were compared in terms of delinquent behavior and relationships with their best female friend and peer group. Results indicated friendships of delinquent and nondelinquent female adolescents are essentially similar despite higher levels of peer pressure among delinquents. (BF)
Publication Type: Journal Articles
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