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  1. 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 February 1st 2004 by Routledge

  2. 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 June 1st 2003 by Routledge

  3. 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 December 1st 2002 by Psychology Press

  4. 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 April 1st 2002 by Routledge

  5. 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 February 1st 2002 by Psychology Press

  6. 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 15th 2001 by Routledge

  7. 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 8th 2001 by Routledge

  8. 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 November 1st 2001 by Routledge

  9. 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 June 1st 2001 by Psychology Press

  10. 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 March 1st 2001 by Psychology Press