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  1. Social and Personality Development

    By Tina Abbott

    Series: Routledge Modular Psychology

    Social and Personality Development looks at the processes by which we come to be who we are. It covers a range of topics central to personality and developmental psychology. The book is arranged in three sections, the first covering the main theories of personality, the second describing the...

    Published November 7th 2001 by Routledge

  2. Sexual Teens, Sexual Media

    Investigating Media's Influence on Adolescent Sexuality

    Edited by Jane D. Brown, Jeanne R. Steele, Kim Walsh-Childers

    Series: Routledge Communication Series

    This collection explores the sexual content of U.S. mass media and its influence in the lives of adolescents. Contributors address the topic of sexuality broadly, including evidence not only about physical sex acts, but also about the role the media play in the development of gender roles,...

    Published October 31st 2001 by Routledge

  3. Conditions for Optimal Development in Adolescence

    An Experiential Approach: A Special Issue of Applied Developmental Science

    Edited by Mihaly Csikszentmihalyi, Barbara Schneider

    First published in 2001. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published May 31st 2001 by Psychology Press

  4. Interwoven Lives

    Adolescent Mothers and Their Children

    By Thomas L. Whitman, John G. Borkowski, Deborah A. Keogh, Keri Weed

    Edited by Keri Weed

    Series: Research Monographs in Adolescence Series

    Despite a growing body of scholarship on the phenomenon of adolescent parenting, minimal attention has been given to investigating systematic changes in adolescent mothers' and their children's psychological functioning over time. This book reports on a longitudinal study conducted to examine the...

    Published February 28th 2001 by Psychology Press

  5. Does It Take A Village?

    Community Effects on Children, Adolescents, and Families

    Edited by Alan Booth, Ann C. Crouter

    Series: Penn State University Family Issues Symposia Series

    Does It Take a Village? focuses on the mechanisms that link community characteristics to the functioning of the families and individuals within them--community norms, economic opportunities, reference groups for assessing relative deprivation, and social support networks. Contributors underscore...

    Published December 31st 2000 by Psychology Press

  6. Adolescent Psychiatry, V. 25

    Annals of the American Society for Adolescent Psychiatry

    Edited by Aaron H. Esman

    Volume 25 of The Annals is a timely reprise on developmental, psychotherapeutic, and forensic issues that enter into the evaluation and treatment of adolescents. It traverses different explanatory perspectives, offers integrative expositions of several treatment modalities, and wrestles with the...

    Published October 31st 2000 by Routledge

  7. Promoting Adherence to Medical Treatment in Chronic Childhood Illness

    Concepts, Methods, and Interventions

    Edited by Dennis Drotar

    Based on a conference that assembled experts in the field of pediatric compliance in chronic illness, this book presents the latest data and conceptual models of adherence to treatment and recommendations for new directions in the field. Interdisciplinary in approach, the contributors represent a...

    Published July 31st 2000 by Psychology Press

  8. Promoting Adolescent Development in Community Context

    Challenges To Scholars, Nonprofit Managers, and Higher Education. A Special Issue of applied Developmental Science

    Edited by Shepherd Zeldin, Linda Camino, Wendy Wheeler

    The scholarships of discovery (empirical research) and application (community-based practice) are alone insufficient in creating the types of valid and relevant information necessary to understand and promote youth development as it occurs in community context. Discovery and application need to be...

    Published July 31st 2000 by Psychology Press

  9. Adolescent Relationships and Drug Use

    By Michelle A. Miller-Day, Janet Alberts, Michael L. Hecht, Melanie R. Trost, Robert L. Krizek

    Series: LEA's Series on Personal Relationships

    Adolescent Relationships and Drug Use explores the communicative and relational features of adolescent drug use. It focuses on peer norms, risk, and protective factors and considers how drugs are offered to adolescents, examining such factors as who makes the offers and how they are resisted, where...

    Published January 31st 2000 by Psychology Press

  10. Adolescent Psychiatry, V. 24

    Annals of the American Society for Adolescent Psychiatry

    Edited by Aaron H. Esman

    Launched in 1971, Adolescent Psychiatry promised "to explore adolescence as a process . . . to enter challenging and exciting areas that may have profound effects on our basic concepts." Further, they promised "a series that will provide a forum for the expression of ideas and problems that plague...

    Published November 30th 1999 by Routledge