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ERIC Number: EJ611141
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1999
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ISSN: ISSN-0163-853X
Social Skills of Older People: Conversations in Same- and Mixed-Age Dyads.
Vandeputte, Dixie D.; Kemper, Susan; Hummert, Mary Lee; Kemtes, Karen A.; Shaner, Jaye; Segrin, Chris
Discourse Processes, v27 n1 p55-76 1999
Finds that self-reported loneliness was not related to depression or social anxiety for either young or older adults, and was not related to young or older adults' social skill as measured by partner attention. Indicates that social anxiety, however, was related to social skill during intergenerational conversations. (SR)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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