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Middle school dilemma: Girls’ body image affected by older peers

Contextualizing ‘Student Body’: Is Exposure to Older Students Associated with Body Dissatisfaction in Female Early Adolescents From Psychology of Women Quarterly The media is highly criticized for contributing to body image issues in adolescents. However, this study finds a different … Continue reading

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Risk factors for early truancy

Truancy in late elementary and early secondary education: The influence of social bonds and self-control—the TRAILS study From International Journal of Behavioral Development It is recognized that if children start truancy at an early age, the likelihood of their involvement … Continue reading

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