Leanna Closson


Faculty of Science
Psychology

Faculty Member Information

Scholarly Contributions

Book

Santrock J., Conrad N., Closson L.M. "Child Development" (Winter - 2015)
Hymel S., Closson L., Caravita S.C.S., Vaillancourt T. "Social Status among peers: From sociometric attraction to peer acceptance to perceived popularity. In P.K. Smith & C. Hart (Eds.), Handbook of Childhood Social Development (2nd Edition) (pp. 375-392)" (Winter - 2010)

Journal Articles

Closson L., Darwich L., Hymel S., Waterhouse , T . "Ethnic discrimination among recent immigrant adolescents: Variations as a function of ethnicity and school context", Journal of Research on Adolescence 24(4) (Winter - 2014), 608-614
Closson L.M. "Aggressive and prosocial behaviours within early adolescent friendship cliques: What's status got to do with it?", Merrill-Palmer Quarterly 55(4) (Winter - 2009), 406-435
Closson L.M. "Status and gender differences in early adolescents' descriptions of popularity", Social Development 18(2) (Winter - 2009), 412-426
Coplan R., Closson L., Arbeau K.A. "Gender differences in the behavioural associates of loneliness and social dissatisfaction in kindergarten", Journal of Child Psychology and Psychiatry 48(10) (Winter - 2007), 988-995

Presentation

Closson L., Hymel , S . "Target-specific prosocial behaviour in early adolescence: Variations by popularity, preference, and dominance", Society for Research in Child Development Biennial Meeting (Winter - 2015)
Closson L.M, Hart N., Hogg L. "The desire to conform to peers: Links with popularity and behavior in early adolescence", Society for Research in Child Development Biennial Meeting (Winter - 2015)
Closson L., Darwich L., Hymel S., Waterhouse T. "Effects of ethnicity and school context on ethnic discrimination among recent immigrant adolescents", Society for Research in Child Development Biennial Meeting (Winter - 2013)
Closson L., Hymel , S . "Overt and relational aggression toward the in-group and out-group among early adolescents", Society for Research in Child Development Biennial Meeting (Winter - 2013)
Dittrick C., Closson L., Shumka E., Hymel S. "Middle school students' perceptions of their victimization experiences", Canadian Psychological Association 72nd Annual Convention (Spring - 2011)
Closson L.M. "Overt and relational victimization within early adolescent friendship cliques: Identifying protective and vulnerability factors", Society for Research in Child Development Biennial Meeting (Winter - 2011)
Closson L., Hymel S., Waterhouse T., Prevost A. "Is ethnic exclusivity among secondary students' friendships a concern for educators?", 12th Annual Investigating Our Practices Conference (Spring - 2009)
Closson L.M. "Social dominance within early adolescent friendship cliques", Society for Research in Child Development Biennial Meeting (Winter - 2009)
Closson L.M. "How can we help students who are victimized by their friends?", 11th Annual Investigating Our Practices Conference (Spring - 2008)
Closson L., Hymel S., Konishi C., Darwich L. "Bullying at school: Differences in students' personal and academic self-perceptions", 10th Annual Investigating Our Practices Conference (Spring - 2007)
Daniels T., Quigley D., Closson L., Spence L. "Are you really my friend? Friendship quality and victimization within friendships", PREVNet Annual General Meeting (Spring - 2007)
Closson L.M. "What does it mean to be popular? Perceived status and gender differences in early adolescents' descriptions of popularity", Society for Research in Child Development Biennial Meeting (Winter - 2007)
Closson L., Daniels T., Spence L. "Victimization within dyadic friendships: Associations with teacher-rated social behaviour and peer-rated social preference", Canadian Psychological Association 67th Annual Convention (Spring - 2006)
Buchanan C., Sippola L., Paget J., Closson L.M. "Conforming to peers' gender-stereotypes and social consequences for nonconformity", Society for Research in Child Development Biennial Meeting (Winter - 2005)