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Church attendance and self-esteem among adolescents

By Mandy Robbins, Leslie J. Francis and Emyr Williams


A total of 279 young people (123 males and 156 females) aged between 12 and 16 years of age attending one school in Wales completed the Coopersmith Self-Esteem Inventory alongside a measure of frequency of church attendance. The data indicate a small positive correlation (r = .18) between self-esteem and church attendance

Topics: BV, BF
Publisher: The British Psychological Society. Welsh Branch
Year: 2007
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