Chapter 8. Peers and Problem Behavior: Have We Missed Something?

  1. Rutger C. M. E. Engels2,
  2. Margaret Kerr3 and
  3. Håkan Stattin3
  1. Margaret Kerr,
  2. Håkan Stattin and
  3. Jeff Kiesner

Published Online: 9 MAY 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470713211.ch8

Friends, Lovers and Groups: Key Relationships in Adolescence

Friends, Lovers and Groups: Key Relationships in Adolescence

How to Cite

Kerr, M., Stattin, H. and Kiesner, J. (2006) Peers and Problem Behavior: Have We Missed Something?, 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.ch8

Editor Information

  1. 2

    Behavioural Science Institute, Radboud University, The Netherlands

  2. 3

    Örebro University, Sweden

Author Information

  1. Örebro University, Sweden and Universitá di Padova, Italy

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:

  • problem behavior;
  • teenagers;
  • peers;
  • common leisure interests;
  • friendship groups

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Introduction

  • “10 TO 18”: A Whole–City Study

  • The Present Study

  • Discussion

  • References