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ERIC Number: EJ786177
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2007-Dec-1
Pages: 9
Abstractor: Author
ISSN: ISSN-0890-8567
Adverse Life Events and Psychopathology and Prosocial Behavior in Late Adolescence: Testing the Timing, Specificity, Accumulation, Gradient, and Moderation of Contextual Risk
Flouri, Eirini; Kallis, Constantinos
Journal of the American Academy of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry, v46 n12 p1651 Dec 2007
A study examines the role of contextual risk in psychopathology and prosocial behavior in adolescents. The results show that risk accumulation matters instead of specificity and that the number of adverse life events is nonmultiplicative with psychopathology.
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
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Language: English
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