Painting group portraits: studying life outcomes for aggressive and withdrawn children.

@article{Moskowitz1989PaintingGP,
  title={Painting group portraits: studying life outcomes for aggressive and withdrawn children.},
  author={D. S. Moskowitz and Alex E. Schwartzman},
  journal={Journal of personality},
  year={1989},
  volume={57 4},
  pages={723-46}
}
Aggression and social withdrawal have long been of interest to personality psychologists. The present article presents a longitudinal study of the development of children selected from a community sample who were high on aggression and withdrawal. The selection of outcome variables is discussed, and outcomes during adolescence are described. For both males and females, high aggressiveness was predictive of low intelligence, poor school achievement, and psychiatric problems. For females, high… CONTINUE READING