9780130894441

Adolescence and Emerging Adulthood: A Cultural Approach

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  • ISBN13:

    9780130894441

  • ISBN10:

    0130894443

  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 9/1/2000
  • Publisher: Pearson College Div
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Summary

For undergraduate courses in Adolescent Development. The first NEW text for courses in Adolescent Development in years! This text introduces the field of Adolescent Development using a timely interdisciplinary perspective and emphasizes the strong role that cultureboth within the United States and around the worldplays on the development of individuals during Adolescence. This text also introduces the notion of emerging adulthood and examines the period of change and exploration that happens between the ages of 18-25an age period which has received little focus until now. Incorporating many first person accounts from adolescents across cultures; Thinking Critically questions; a full color presentation; Historical Focus, Research Focus and Cultural Focus features; and rich end of chapter pedagogy offers students a rich and timely introduction to Adolescent Development.

Table of Contents

Preface xvii
Introduction
2(28)
Biological Foundations
30(32)
Cognitive Foundations
62(34)
Cultural Beliefs
96(32)
Gender
128(30)
The Self
158(26)
Family Relationships
184(38)
Friends and Peers
222(36)
Dating, Love, and Sexuality
258(40)
School
298(34)
Work
332(34)
Media
366(28)
Problems
394(34)
Adolescence and Emerging Adulthood in the 21st Century
428

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