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ERIC Number: EJ671080
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2003
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ISSN: ISSN-0140-1971
The Experience of Loneliness of Canadian and Czech Youth.
Rokach, Ami; Bauer, Natasha; Orzeck, Tricia
Journal of Adolescence, v26 n3 p267-82 Jun 2003
Examines the influence of cultural background on adolescents' experience of loneliness. Adolescents from Canada and the Czech Republic answered a questionnaire composed of five subscales. Results revealed a mixed pattern of differences between the cultures, with Canadian youth scoring higher than the Czechs only on Emotional distress, while that trend was reversed in Social inadequacy and alienation and Interpersonal isolation. (Contains 58 references, 2 tables, and 1 appendix.) (GCP)
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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Identifiers - Location: Canada; Czech Republic