The Adolescent: Development, Relationships, and Culture / Edition 10

The Adolescent: Development, Relationships, and Culture / Edition 10

by F. Philip Rice, Kim G. Dolgin
     
 

ISBN-10: 0205332390

ISBN-13: 9780205332397

Pub. Date: 06/29/2001

Publisher: Pearson

The Adolescent continues to be the most comprehensive book in its subject area, setting the standard for adolescent psychology books since its first publication more than twenty years ago. This book emphasizes the eclectic approach to adolescence, presenting not just one theory on the subject but many, and discussing the contributions, strengths, and weaknesses of…  See more details below

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The Adolescent continues to be the most comprehensive book in its subject area, setting the standard for adolescent psychology books since its first publication more than twenty years ago. This book emphasizes the eclectic approach to adolescence, presenting not just one theory on the subject but many, and discussing the contributions, strengths, and weaknesses of each. The authors also take into consideration current and important topics such as ethnic identity formation and gender issues. For anyone in the fields of psychology or education with an interest in adolescents.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780205332397
Publisher:
Pearson
Publication date:
06/29/2001
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
576
Product dimensions:
8.25(w) x 10.00(h) x 1.00(d)

Table of Contents

Features
Preface
Pt. 1Adolescence
1Adolescents in Social Context1
2Adolescents in Theoretical Context24
3Adolescents in Ethnic Context50
Pt. 2Physical
4Sexual Maturation and Physical Growth88
5Body Image110
Pt. 3Intellectual
6Traditional Views of Cognitive Growth: Piaget and Elkind130
7Intelligence, Information Processing, and Decision Making150
Pt. 4Psychosexual
8Self-Concept, Identity, Ethnicity, and Gender170
9Sexual Values, Behavior, and Education202
Pt. 5Social
10Adolescent Society, Culture, and Subculture242
11Social Development, Relationships, Dating, Nonmarital Cohabitation, and Marriage266
12Development of Moral Judgment, Character, Values, Beliefs, and Behavior304
Pt. 6Familial
13Adolescents and Their Families332
14Divorced, Parent-Absent, and Blended Families356
Pt. 7Educational and Vocational
15Education and School376
16Work and Vocation400
Pt. 8Psychosocial Problems
17Adolescent Alienation426
18Substance Abuse, Addiction, and Dependency454
Glossary481
Bibliography489
Index545

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