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Adolescent Attitudes

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  • 1.   Adolescents' perceptions of national identification and socialization: A grounded analysis

    This study describes the perceived influence of parents and family and the construction of national and religious identification amongst adolescents theoretically sampled from along the border between the Irish Republic and the Northern Ireland

    British Journal of Developmental Psychology, Vol: 25 Page: 579-594 2007
    Orla T. Muldoon; Katrina McLaughlin; Karen Trew

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  • 2.   Children's attitude to war and peace: When a peace agreement means war

    The aim of the study was to examine the impact of the immediate sociocultural context on the attitudes of adolescents to the concepts of war and peace, and their strategies to attain peace.

    International Journal of Behavioral Development, Vol: 30 Page: 272-279 2006
    Frances McLernon; Ed Cairns

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  • 3.   Children's perspectives on coping and support following parental separation

    This aim of the present study was to gain an understanding of children's strategies for coping with parental separation, and the sources of support that they find most helpful in order to adjust to these changes

    Child Care in Practice, Vol: 14 Page: 311-325 2008
    Ann Marie Halpenny; Sheila Greene; Diane Hogan

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  • 4.   Children's views on children's right to work: Reflections from Belfast

    The aim of this study was to examine children's attitudes regarding the right to work

    Childhood: A Global Journal of Child Research, Vol: 11 Page: 45-61 2004
    Madeleine Leonard

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  • 5.   Concepts of family among children and young people in Ireland

    The aim of this study was to understand "own ideas about family lives" from a cross-sectional study of 99 children and adolescents living in Ireland (age range 9 to 16 years)

    Irish Journal of Psychology, Vol: 27 Page: 79-87 2006
    Elizabeth Nixon; Sheila Greene; Diane Hogan

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  • 6.   Educational differences in self-perceptions of adolescents in Northern Ireland

    The aim of the study was to compare self-perceptions of children from the integrated school sector in Northern Ireland with those of children attending religiously segregated schools

    International Journal of Behavioral Development, Vol: 27 Page: 513-518 2003
    Carol McClenahan; Paul Irwing; Maurice Stringer; Melanie Giles; Ronnie Wilson

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  • 7.   Investigating service users' and carers' views of child and adolescent mental health services in northern ireland

    This study employed a two-stage qualitative approach to explore views and opinions held by users and carers about Child and Adolescent Mental Health services

    Child Care in Practice, Vol: 12 Page: 27-41 2006
    Tom Teggart; Mark Linden

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  • 8.   Promoting potential in all our children

    This article discusses the psychological problems of early school leavers

    Irish Journal of Psychological Medicine, Vol: 18 Page: 143-143 2001
    Noel McCune

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  • 9.   Suicidal thoughts and acts in Irish adolescents

    The aim of this study was to determine the frequency of reported suicidal thoughts and acts in (a) a school-based sample of Irish adolescents, and (b) in adolescents attending a community child and family mental health service.

    Irish Journal of Psychological Medicine, Vol: 18 Page: 82-86 2001
    Jo Rowley; Kathleen Ganter; Carol Fitzpatrick

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  • 10.   The Views of Young People in Northern Ireland on Anti-sectarianism

    The aim of this study was to understand the views of children to sectarianism, and the factors they felt helped such attitudes develop

    Child Care in Practice, Vol: 10 Page: 155-166 2004
    Ruth Sinclair; Patrick Cole; Berni Kelly

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  • 11.   Toward Effective Evaluation of Environmental Education: Validity of the Children's Environmental Attitudes and Knowledge Scale Using Data From a Sample of Irish Adolescents

    This study aimed, within a quantitative paradigm, to examine the psychometric properties of the Children's Environmental Attitudes and Knowledge Scale with data from a sample of Irish adolescents participating in a repeated measures design

    Journal of Environmental Education, Vol: 37 Page: 13-23 2006
    Anne Walsh-Daneshmandi; Malcolm MacLachlan

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  • 12.   'What Do I Have to Come Here For, I'm Not Mad?' Children's Perceptions of a Child Guidance Clinic

    This study describes perceptions of children and young people attending a child and adolescent outpatient mental health service for the first time

    Clinical Child Psychology and Psychiatry, Vol: 9 Page: 107-115 2004
    Niamh Ross; Bridget Egan

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  • 13.   Young people's heroes in Ireland and Slovenia

    The aim of this study was to examine who young people in Ireland and Slovenia regard as heroes

    Irish Journal of Psychology, Vol: 26 Page: 137-148 2005
    Hugh Gash; Barbara Bajd

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