Emerging Adults in America: Coming of Age in the 21st Century / Edition 1

Emerging Adults in America: Coming of Age in the 21st Century / Edition 1

by Jeffrey Jensen Arnett

ISBN-10: 1591473292

ISBN-13: 9781591473299

Pub. Date: 01/28/2006

Publisher: American Psychological Association

Product Details

American Psychological Association
Publication date:
Decade of Behavior Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Product dimensions:
7.00(w) x 10.00(h) x 1.30(d)

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Table of Contents

1Emerging adulthood : understanding the new way of coming of age3
2Recentering during emerging adulthood : a critical turning point in life span human development21
3Emerging structures of adult thought59
4Emerging adulthood as an institutionalized moratorium : risks and benefits to identity formation85
5Ethnic identity exploration in emerging adulthood117
6Mental health during emerging adulthood : continuity and discontinuity in courses, causes, and functions135
7Resilience in emerging adulthood : developmental perspectives on continuity and transformation173
8Family relationships and support systems in emerging adulthood193
9Friendships and romance in emerging adulthood : assessing distinctiveness in close relationships219
10"Sex is just a normal part of life" : sexuality in emerging adulthood235
11School, work, and emerging adulthood257
12Emerging adults in a media-saturated world279
13The psychology of emerging adulthood : what is known, and what remains to be known?303

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