Handbook of Youth Mentoring (Sage Program on Applied Developmental Science Series)

Handbook of Youth Mentoring (Sage Program on Applied Developmental Science Series)

by David L. DuBois
     
 

ISBN-10: 0761929770

ISBN-13: 9780761929772

Pub. Date: 03/28/2005

Publisher: Sage Publications (CA)

The Handbook of Youth Mentoring provides the first scholarly and comprehensive synthesis of current theory, research, and practice in the field of youth mentoring. Editors David L. Du Bois and Michael J. Karcher, along with leading experts in the field, offer critical and informative analyses of the full spectrum of topics that are essential to advancing our

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The Handbook of Youth Mentoring provides the first scholarly and comprehensive synthesis of current theory, research, and practice in the field of youth mentoring. Editors David L. Du Bois and Michael J. Karcher, along with leading experts in the field, offer critical and informative analyses of the full spectrum of topics that are essential to advancing our understanding of the principles for effective mentoring of young people. The Handbook explores not only mentoring that occurs within formal programs such as Big Brothers Big Sisters, but also examines natural mentoring relationships that youth establish with adults outside of such programs.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780761929772
Publisher:
Sage Publications (CA)
Publication date:
03/28/2005
Series:
Sage Program on Applied Developmental Science Series
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
624
Product dimensions:
7.08(w) x 10.30(h) x 1.57(d)

Table of Contents

Foreword - Gail Manza
Preface
Dedication
PART I. INTRODUCTION
1. Youth Mentoring: Theory, Research, and Practice - David L. Du Bois and Michael J. Karcher
PART II. CONCEPTS, FRAMEWORKS, AND FOUNDATIONS
2. Mentoring in Historical Perspective - David B. Baker and Colleen P. Maguire
3. A Model of Youth Mentoring - Jean E. Rhodes
4. Research Methodology - David L. Du Bois and Naida Silverthorn
5. Toward a Typology of Mentoring - Cynthia L. Sipe
PART III. MENTORING RELATIONSHIPS
6. The Stages and Development of Mentoring Relationships - Thomas E. Keller
7. Assessment of Mentoring Relationships - Michael J. Nakkula and John T. Harris
8. A Counseling and Psychotherapy Perspective on Mentoring Relationships - Renée Spencer and Jean E. Rhodes
9. Mentoring Relationships and Social Support - Manuel Barrera, Jr., and Darya D. Bonds
10. Natural Mentoring Relationships - Marc A. Zimmerman, Jeffrey B. Bingenheimer, and Diana E. Behrendt
PART IV. DEVELOPMENTAL AND CULTURAL PERSPECTIVES
11. Mentoring Children - Timothy A. Cavell and Anne-Marie Smith
12. Mentoring Adolescents - Nancy Darling
13. Race, Ethnicity, and Culture in Mentoring Relationships - Bernadette Sánchez and Yarí Colón
14. Gender in Mentoring Relationships - G. Anne Bogat and Belle Liang
PART V. FORMAL MENTORING PROGRAMS
15. Developing a Mentoring Program - Susan G. Weinberger
16. Recruiting and Sustaining Volunteer Mentors - Arthur A. Stukas and Chris Tanti
17. Evaluating Mentoring Programs - Jean Baldwin Grossman
18. Cross-Age Peer Mentoring - Michael J. Karcher
19. Intergenerational Mentoring - Andrea S. Taylor, Leonard Lo Sciuto, and Lorraine Porcellini
20. E-Mentoring - Hugh Miller and Mark Griffiths
21. Integration of Mentoring With Other Programs and Services - Gabriel P. Kuperminc, James G. Emshoff, Michele M. Reiner, Laura A. Secrest, Phyllis Holditch Niolon, and Jennifer D. Foster
PART VI. CONTEXTS OF MENTORING
22. Schools - Sharon G. Portwood and Penny M. Ayers
23. Work and Service-Learning - Mary Agnes Hamilton and Stephen F. Hamilton
24. After-School Programs - Barton J. Hirsch and Vivian Wong
25. Faith-Based Organizations - Kenneth I. Maton, Mariano R. Sto. Domingo, and Jacqueline King
26. International: The U.K. and Europe - Kristin Liabø, Patricia Lucas, and Helen Roberts
27. International: Australia and New Zealand - Ian M. Evans, Anna Jory, and Narelle Dawson
PART VII. SPECIAL POPULATIONS
28. Talented and Gifted Youth - Carolyn M. Callahan and Robin M. Kyburg
29. Academically at-Risk Students - Simon Larose and George M. Tarabulsy
30. Juvenile Offenders - Elaine A. Blechman and Jedediah M. Bopp
31. Pregnant and Parenting Adolescents - Lynn Blinn-Pike
32. Abused and Neglected Youth - Preston A. Britner and Lisa Kraimer-Rickaby
33. Youth With Disabilities - Katherine E. Mc Donald, Fabricio E. Balcazar, and Christopher B. Keys
PART VIII. POLICY ISSUES
34. Youth Mentoring and Public Policy - Gary Walker
35. Cost-Benefit and Cost-Effectiveness Analyses - Brian T. Yates
36. Mentoring for Results: Accountability at the Individual, Program, Community, and Policy Levels - Shawn M. Coyne, Jennifer L. Duffy, and Abraham Wandersman
Author Index
Subject Index
About the Editors
About the Contributors

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