Perceived parental rearing, personality and mental status in Japanese adolescents.

@article{Furukawa1992PerceivedPR,
  title={Perceived parental rearing, personality and mental status in Japanese adolescents.},
  author={Taiji Furukawa},
  journal={Journal of adolescence},
  year={1992},
  volume={15 3},
  pages={317-22}
}
As a part of a prospective study on the psychological adjustment of Japanese teenagers enrolled in a foreign exchange student program, the Parental Bonding Instrument (PBI), the Maudsley Personality Inventory and the General Health Questionnaire (GHQ) were administered to 130 females and 47 males aged 17 through 19 before departure. Parental practices were found to influence personality features, which in turn contribute to the mental health status, but no direct significant relationship was… CONTINUE READING