What's it like to be an adolescent today? This book explores the problems, the pressures, the opportunities, and the excitement of gaining entry into the adult world. It exposes readers to the research, theory, case material, and applications in this field.
Introduction to Adolescence.
Physical Growth and Development.
Cognitive Development in Adolescence.
Moral Development in Adolescence.
Adolescent Identity, Self-Concept, and Self-Esteem.
Adolescents in Families.
The World of Adolescents: Peer and Youth Culture.
Intimacy, Pregnancy, Marriage, and Child Rearing.
Schooling and Achievement.
Adolescents in Crisis.
Answers to Self-Tests.
Number Of Pages: 688
Published: 27th November 1997
Country of Publication: US
Dimensions (cm): 24.44 x 18.49
Weight (kg): 1.17
Edition Number: 1