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  1. America's Teenagers--Myths and Realities

    Media Images, Schooling, and the Social Costs of Careless Indifference

    By Sharon L. Nichols, Thomas L. Good

    The media's presentation suggests that American teenage culture today is the most violent, sexual, and amoral youth culture in history. In this book, Nichols and Good deconstruct the negative images held by large numbers of adults. Recognizing that many teenagers are left by adults to socialize...

    Published March 31st 2004 by Routledge

  2. Television and Child Development

    3rd Edition

    By Judith Van Evra

    Television continues to play a major role in the lives of most children and adolescents, but current research also reflects the explosive growth in new technologies and their widespread use by young people. Integrating information from communication literature as well as from child development and...

    Published March 29th 2004 by Routledge

  3. Coming of Age in U.S. High Schools

    Economic, Kinship, Religious, and Political Crosscurrents

    By Annette B. Hemmings

    Series: Sociocultural, Political, and Historical Studies in Education

    Coming of Age in U.S. High Schools: Economic, Kinship, Religious, and Political Crosscurrents takes readers into the lives of urban and suburban adolescents for a close-up look at how they navigate the conflicting discourses and disciplinary practices of American cultural crosscurrents that flow...

    Published January 31st 2004 by Routledge

  4. Adolescent Psychiatry, V. 27

    Annals of the American Society for Adolescent Psychiatry

    Edited by Lois T. Flaherty

    Volume 27 of Adolescent Psychiatry focuses on trauma and violence among adolescents, and attends especially to the psychological, biological, and social impact of trauma on its victims, especially the young. Schonfeld Award papers offer a historical perspective on adolescent violence in...

    Published August 31st 2003 by Routledge

  5. The Faces of Televisual Media

    Teaching, Violence, Selling To Children, 2nd Edition

    Edited by Edward L. Palmer, Brian M. Young

    Series: Routledge Communication Series

    This collection offers original, state-of-the-art contributions from leading authorities in children's televisual media. International researchers from communication and psychology provide readers with ready access to current televisual research, trends, and policymaking/political climate issues...

    Published May 31st 2003 by Routledge

  6. Linking Child Maltreatment and Juvenile Delinquency: Causes, Correlates, and Consequences

    A Special Issue of Children's Services

    Edited by Jodi A. Quas, Bette L. Bottoms, Narina Nunez

    The articles in this special issue contain outstanding examples of recent research and theory linking the fields of child maltreatment and juvenile delinquency. The authors--all prominent social scientists--present new findings and push the field toward a broader conceptualization of causation and...

    Published November 30th 2002 by Psychology Press

  7. Goals, Goal Structures, and Patterns of Adaptive Learning

    Edited by Carol Midgley

    Achievement goal theory has emerged as one of the preeminent approaches to motivation. Goals, Goal Structures, and Patterns of Adaptive Learning presents the findings of a large scale, longitudinal study that use goal theory as the lens through which to examine the relation among achievement goals,...

    Published March 31st 2002 by Routledge

  8. Evaluating Systems of Care

    The Comprehensive Community Mental Health Services for Children and Their Families Program. A Special Issue of children's Services: Social Policy, Research, and Practice

    Edited by E. Wayne Holden, Ana Maria Brannan

    This issue consists of five articles profiling different aspects of the national evaluation of the Comprehensive Community Mental Health Services for Children and Their Families Program. Over the last eight years, this program provided grants to develop community-based systems of care for children...

    Published January 31st 2002 by Psychology Press

  9. 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 14th 2001 by Routledge

  10. 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