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The Adolescent: Development, Relationships, and Culture / Edition 9
     

The Adolescent: Development, Relationships, and Culture / Edition 9

by F. Phillip Rice
 

ISBN-10: 0205276172

ISBN-13: 9780205276172

Pub. Date: 06/15/1998

Publisher: Allyn & Bacon, Inc.

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

Overview

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:
9780205276172
Publisher:
Allyn & Bacon, Inc.
Publication date:
06/15/1998
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
517
Product dimensions:
8.31(w) x 10.32(h) x 1.01(d)

Table of Contents

PART ONE Adolescence 1(87)
1 Adolescents in Social Context
1(23)
2 Adolescents in Theoretical Context
24(26)
3 Adolescents in Ethnic Context
50(38)
PART TWO Physical 88(42)
4 Sexual Maturation and Physical Growth
88(24)
5 The Body Image
112(18)
PART THREE Intellectual 130(36)
6 Cognitive Growth and Change
130(18)
7 Intelligence, Information Processing, and Decision Making
148(18)
PART FOUR Psychosexual 166(68)
8 Gender, Self-Concept, Self-Esteem, Ethnicity, and Identity
166(28)
9 Sexual Values, Behavior, and Education
194(40)
PART FIVE Social 234(84)
10 Adolescent Society, Culture, and Subculture
234(24)
11 Social Development, Relationships, Dating, Nonmarital Cohabitation, and Marriage
258(36)
12 Development of Moral Judgment, Character, Values, Beliefs, and Behavior
294(24)
PART SIX Familial 318(38)
13 Adolescents and Their Families
318(20)
14 Divorced, Parent-Absent, and Blended Families
338(18)
PART SEVEN Educational and Vocational 356(42)
15 Education and School
356(22)
16 Work and Vocation
378(20)
PART EIGHT Psychosocial Problems 398
17 Adolescent Alienation
398(24)
18 Substance Abuse, Addiction, and Dependency
422

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