Shyness-sensitivity and social, school, and psychological adjustment in rural migrant and urban children in china.

@article{Chen2009ShynesssensitivityAS,
  title={Shyness-sensitivity and social, school, and psychological adjustment in rural migrant and urban children in china.},
  author={Xinyin Chen and Li Wang and Zhengyan Wang},
  journal={Child development},
  year={2009},
  volume={80 5},
  pages={1499-513}
}
The purpose of this study was to examine relations between shyness-sensitivity and social competence, school performance, and psychological well-being in Chinese children with rural and urban backgrounds. Participants were students in rural migrant children schools and city schools in China (Ns = 411 and 518, respectively; M age = 10 years). Data were obtained from peer evaluations, teacher ratings, self-reports, and school records. It was found that shyness was associated with social and… CONTINUE READING

From This Paper

Topics from this paper.

Citations

Publications citing this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 18 extracted citations

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…