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ERIC Number: EJ631787
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2001
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ISSN: ISSN-0047-2891
Adolescent Self-Esteem and Gender: Exploring Relations to Sexual Harassment, Body Image, Media Influence, and Emotional Expression.
Polce-Lynch, Mary; Myers, Barbara J.; Kliewer, Wendy; Kilmartin, Christopher
Journal of Youth and Adolescence, v30 n2 p225-44 Apr 2001
Evaluated self-reported influences on self-esteem involving the media, sexual harassment, body image, family and peer relationships, and emotional expression for 93 boys and 116 girls in grades 5, 8, and 12. Results generally supported a pattern in which boys and girls were most similar in late childhood and again in late adolescence. Discusses gender and age differences in self-esteem. (SLD)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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