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  1. Adolescent Pregnancy and Parenting

    Findings From A Racially Diverse Sample

    By Patricia L. East, Marianne E. Felice

    Series: Research Monographs in Adolescence Series

    Written by a pediatrician/adolescent medicine specialist and a developmental psychologist, this book is a collection of informative, nonredundant yet comprehensive studies on adolescent pregnancy and parenting. More than 200 adolescent women in an ethnically diverse sample were studied prenatally...

    Published July 1st 1996 by Psychology Press

  2. Transitions Through Adolescence

    Interpersonal Domains and Context

    Edited by Julia A. Graber, Jeanne Brooks-Gunn, Anne C. Petersen

    The adolescent period has attracted much attention as an ideal period for investigating interactive models incorporating biological maturation with intra- and interpersonal development. The focus of this volume is on adolescent transitions in three domains: the peer system, the family system, and...

    Published June 1st 1996 by Psychology Press

  3. Social Networks and Social Influences in Adolescence

    By John Cotterell

    Adolescence is a crucial time for the development of social identity. Some young people ease effortlessly into friendships with their peers whilst others experience the pain of rejection or become involved with antisocial groups or gangs. Social Networks and Social Influences in Adolescence is...

    Published May 23rd 1996 by Routledge

  4. Pathways Through Adolescence

    individual Development in Relation To Social Contexts

    Edited by Lisa J. Crockett, Ann C. Crouter

    Series: Penn State Series on Child and Adolescent Development

    Adolescent researchers are increasingly aware that they must examine development both across time and across context. To do so, however, requires new conceptualizations and methodological approaches to the study of development, including attention to the pathways young people choose in adolescence...

    Published October 1st 1995 by Psychology Press

  5. Life Values and Adolescent Mental Health

    By Patricia Cohen, Jacob Cohen

    Series: Research Monographs in Adolescence Series

    Arising from the Cohens' work on the epidemiology of childhood psychopathology, this book explores the two aspects of motivational structure--ideas and values--that underlie the development of maladaptive functioning and symptoms. The first aspect is a measure of what children admire in their peers...

    Published October 1st 1995 by Psychology Press

  6. Stress, Coping, and Relationships in Adolescence

    By Inge Seiffge-Krenke

    Series: Research Monographs in Adolescence Series

    Unique and comprehensive, this volume integrates the most updated theory and research relating to adolescent coping and its determinants. This book is the result of the author's long interest in, and study of, stress, coping, and relationships in adolescence. It begins with an overview of research...

    Published August 1st 1995 by Psychology Press

  7. Alcohol Problems Among Adolescents

    Current Directions in Prevention Research

    Edited by Gayle M. Boyd, Jan Howard, Robert A. Zucker

    Alcohol misuse presents a major risk for health and well-being throughout the life-span, but youth have a special vulnerability. Alcohol is the most widely used drug by adolescents. For some, this may be one or two isolated occasions of youthful experimentation; for others, the use becomes...

    Published April 1st 1995 by Psychology Press

  8. Adolescent Problem Behaviors

    Issues and Research

    Edited by Robert D. Ketterlinus, Michael E. Lamb

    Adolescence has long been recognized as the developmental period during which deviant and criminal behaviors were most likely to emerge. This volume presents recent cutting-edge theory and research about the antecedents, correlates, and consequences of adolescent problem behaviors. The material...

    Published July 1st 1994 by Psychology Press

  9. Adolescent Storm and Stress

    An Evaluation of the Mead-freeman Controversy

    By James E. C“t‚, James E. Cote

    Series: Research Monographs in Adolescence Series

    In 1928, Margaret Mead published her first book, entitled Coming of Age in Samoa, in which she described to the Western world an exotic culture where people "came of age" with a minimum of "storm and stress." In 1983, Derek Freeman, an Australian anthropologist, published a book in which he...

    Published January 1st 1994 by Psychology Press

  10. Adolescence And Its Social Worlds

    Edited by Sandy Jackson, Hector Rodriguez-Tomé

    For most young people, development through adolescence involves exposure to a variety of new social worlds. Parents provide increasing room for personal autonomy and take account of emerging skills and responsibilities. Peers become more important as confidants and as sources of support....

    Published December 7th 1993 by Psychology Press