Chapter 5. Individual Differences in Adolescent Dating and Adjustment

  1. Rutger C. M. E. Engels3,
  2. Margaret Kerr4 and
  3. Håkan Stattin4
  1. Brett Laursen1 and
  2. Karen S. Mooney2

Published Online: 9 MAY 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470713211.ch5

Friends, Lovers and Groups: Key Relationships in Adolescence

Friends, Lovers and Groups: Key Relationships in Adolescence

How to Cite

Laursen, B. and Mooney, K. S. (2006) Individual Differences in Adolescent Dating and Adjustment, in Friends, Lovers and Groups: Key Relationships in Adolescence (eds R. C. M. E. Engels, M. Kerr and H. Stattin), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, West Sussex, England. doi: 10.1002/9780470713211.ch5

Editor Information

  1. 3

    Behavioural Science Institute, Radboud University, The Netherlands

  2. 4

    Örebro University, Sweden

Author Information

  1. 1

    Florida Atlantic University, USA

  2. 2

    University of Illinois, Springfield, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 9 MAY 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2006

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470018859

Online ISBN: 9780470713211

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Keywords:

  • adolescent dating;
  • romantic relationships;
  • social acceptance;
  • adolescent adjustment;
  • person-centered analyses

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Introduction

  • Conceptual and Analytic Models

  • Illustrative Findings from Project Star

  • Conclusions

  • Authors' Note

  • References