Popularity, Socialization, and Parents' Role within Children's Peer System
...Alicia, a girl he was fond of, and invited her to go with him. Alicia consented, but specified that if anyone learned about it, she would end the relationship. Bryan approached Michael, learned about the good news, and called me right away. We agreed to talk to girls and invite them to go out with us, even though we agreed that our purpose was to experience some intimacy. Thursday, at school, I and Bryan spread the rumor about Michael. Alicia learned about it, ditched Michael, and hurt his feelings. He tried to avenge himself by telling our girls about our... Popularity, Socialization, and Parents’ Role within Children’s Peer System When I was in my fourth grade I had a close friend, Michael. Michael...