PERSONALITY CHARACTERISTICS OF ALCOHOLIC CHILDREN OF ALCOHOLICS

Among 1929 alcoholics, the number of alcoholic biological parents was directly related to elevations on MMPI measures of psychopathology, especially aggression. Subjects with only alcoholic fathers did not differ from subjects with only alcoholic mothers, nor did the personality measures reveal any sex-of-child by sex-of-alcoholic-parent interactions.

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    Rutgers University, New Brunswick

    Center of Alcohol Studies
    New Brunswick, NJ  United States  08903
  • Authors:
    • McKenna, T
    • Pickens, R
  • Publication Date: 1983-7

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  • Features: Figures; References; Tables;
  • Pagination: p. 688-700
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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00385730
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: National Highway Traffic Safety Administration
  • Report/Paper Numbers: HS-035 922
  • Files: HSL, USDOT
  • Created Date: May 30 1984 12:00AM