ERIC Number: EJ614301
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2000
Influence of Parenting Styles on the Adjustment and Academic Achievement of Traditional College Freshmen.
Hickman, Gregory P.; Bartholomae, Suzanne; McKenry, Patrick C.
Journal of College Student Development, v41 n1 p41-54 Jan-Feb 2000
Examines the relationship between parenting styles and academic achievement and adjustment of traditional college freshmen (N=101). Multiple regression models indicate that authoritative parenting style was positively related to student's academic adjustment. Self-esteem was significantly predictive of social, personal-emotional, goal commitment-institutional, academic, and overall adjustment of traditional college freshmen. (Contains 86 references.) (Author/GCP)
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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