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Adolescent Portraits is a compelling anthology of first-person accounts written by college students which illustrate the contemporary theories and research that surround adolescent development today. These real-life cases represent a fascinating, diverse cross-section of contemporary adolescence and cover a variety of issues, including family and peer relationships, eating disorders, self image, illness, and disabilities.
Table of Contents
|Cases Categorized by Theme||p. viii|
|Values and Ideology|
|Someday My Elders Will Be Proud||p. 15|
|Things Began to Click||p. 28|
|The Struggle of a Lifetime||p. 43|
|The Self in Social Contexts|
|The Hatred Within||p. 55|
|Una Muchacha Decente||p. 69|
|What If I Don't Want to Whistle?||p. 84|
|In Search of My Voice||p. 98|
|The Girl in Me||p. 115|
|Falling for Someone||p. 129|
|The Family I Have||p. 146|
|Falling from My Pedestal||p. 161|
|They Said I Was Beautiful||p. 177|
|Beyond the Euphoric Buzz||p. 189|
|Holding My Breath||p. 203|
|The Simple Beauty of a Conversation||p. 248|
|Forever an Awkward Adolescent||p. 262|
|Follow-up David: Thirteen Years Later||p. 272|
|Proud of the Strength I Had||p. 278|
|Seeking the Best of Both Worlds||p. 287|
|Follow-up Phuoc: Nine Years Later||p. 303|
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