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ERIC Number: EJ672692
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2003
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ISSN: ISSN-0140-1971
The Relationship between Religiosity and Adjustment among African-American, Female, Urban Adolescents.
Ball, Joanna; Armistead, Lisa; Austin, Barbara-jeanne
Journal of Adolescence, v26 n4 p431-46 Aug 2003
Study provides a description of religiosity in a sample of African-American female teens and examines religion as a resource for these adolescents by focusing on the association between religiosity and sexual activity, self-esteem, and general psychological functioning. Results reveal that greater overall religiosity was associated with greater self-esteem and better psychological functioning. (Contains 53 references and 3 tables.) (GCP)
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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