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  1. 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 July 31st 1995 by Psychology Press

  2. 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 March 31st 1995 by Psychology Press

  3. 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 June 30th 1994 by Psychology Press

  4. 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 December 31st 1993 by Psychology Press

  5. 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 6th 1993 by Psychology Press

  6. Sexuality in Adolescence

    Current Trends

    Series: Adolescence and Society

    Sexuality in Adolescence: Current Trends considers the latest theory and research on adolescent development, focusing on sexuality as a vital aspect of normal, healthy maturation. Biological changes are discussed within a social context, and the latest research is presented on key issues of our...

    Published October 20th 1993 by Routledge

  7. Discussions on Ego Identity

    By Jane Kroger

    Edited by Jane Kroger, Jane Kroger

    Identity has been a topical issue in both popular and social science literatures for the past forty years. The writings of Erik Erikson on the identity formation process of late adolescence have provided an important theoretical foundation to clinical, counseling, and educational practices. As the...

    Published July 31st 1993 by Psychology Press

  8. Early Adolescence

    Perspectives on Research, Policy, and Intervention

    Edited by Richard M. Lerner

    Series: Penn State Series on Child and Adolescent Development

    This volume brings together a broad group of scholars from a diverse array of disciplines to write integratively about cutting-edge research issues pertinent to various facets of the study of early adolescence. All contributors speak to the idea of interdisciplinary integration as a means of...

    Published January 31st 1993 by Psychology Press

  9. Development During the Transition to Adolescence

    The Minnesota Symposia on Child Psychology, Volume 21

    Edited by Megan R. Gunnar, W. Andrew Collins

    Series: Minnesota Symposia on Child Psychology Series

    Research on the processes of change during the transition from middle childhood to adolescence has been a relatively neglected area of scholarship until recently. This volume, features prominent researchers who provide integrative accounts of their research programs, focusing on processes of...

    Published March 31st 1988 by Psychology Press

  10. Cognitive Development To Adolescence

    By Sheldon Richardson

    Cognitive Development to Adolescence aims to bring to the student the fundamental questions arising in theory and research in the child's life from about 4-12 years, together with the major contemporary responses to those questions. These include the three major perspectives of Piaget, Bruner and...

    Published December 24th 1987 by Psychology Press