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Author Margalit, Malka.

Title Lonely children and adolescents : self-perceptions, social exclusion, and hope / by Malka Margalit.

Publication Info. New York ; London : Springer, 2010.


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 University of Saint Joseph: Pope Pius XII Library - Internet  WORLD WIDE WEB E-BOOK SPRINGER    Downloadable
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Description 1 online resource (xiv, 303 pages) : illustrations
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Loneliness Conceptualization -- Abilities, Difficulties, and Developmental Perspectives -- Loneliness in the Family -- School Is a Lonely Place -- Peer Relations and Loneliness Within Different Cultures -- Loneliness and Virtual Connections -- Children's and Parents' Coping -- Prevention and Intervention Approaches -- Risks, Resilience, Empowerment, and Hope: Summary and Future Directions.
Summary From texting and social networking sites to after-school activities, young people have many opportunities to interact with one another, and yet loneliness and isolation trouble today's youth in increasing numbers. Many children and teens report feeling lonely even in the midst of family and friends, and childhood loneliness is a prime risk factor for adult alienation. "Lonely Children and Adolescents: Self-Perceptions, Social Exclusion, and Hope" illuminates seldom-explored experiences of social isolation among young people as well as the frustrations of the parents and teachers who.
Note GMD: electronic resource.
Subject Loneliness in children.
Loneliness in adolescence.
Loneliness in children -- Case studies.
Loneliness in adolescence -- Case studies.
Loneliness -- psychology.
Self Concept.
Social Alienation.
Case studies.
PSYCHOLOGY -- Developmental -- Child.
PSYCHOLOGY -- Psychotherapy -- Child & Adolescent.
FAMILY & RELATIONSHIPS -- Child Development.
Loneliness in adolescence. (OCoLC)fst01002225
Loneliness in children. (OCoLC)fst01002226
Genre/Form Case studies. (OCoLC)fst01423765
Other Form: Print version: Margalit, Malka. Lonely children and adolescents. New York : Springer, ©2010 9781441962836 (DLC) 2010928733 (OCoLC)619611842
ISBN 9781441962843
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