Adolescent Development, Relationships, and Culture

ISBN-10: 0205530745
ISBN-13: 9780205530748
Edition: 12th 2008
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Book details

List price: $137.20
Edition: 12th
Copyright year: 2008
Publisher: Allyn & Bacon, Incorporated
Publication date: 5/21/2007
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 544
Size: 8.50" wide x 10.75" long x 1.00" tall
Weight: 2.354
Language: English

The Adolescent: Development, Relationships and Cultureoffers an eclectic, interdisciplinary approach to the study of adolescence, presenting both psychological and sociological viewpoints as well as educational, demographic, and economic data. nbsp; A treatment of the adolescent that offers current scholarship as well as an understanding of what it means to be an adolescent today. nbsp; Physical, emotional, cognitive, and social development in adolescents. nbsp; Adolescent Development

Contents Features
Preface
Adolescence
Adolescents in Social Context
Approaches to Studying Adolescence
The Changing Face of American Adolescence
Our Society in Revolution
The Prolongation of Adolescence
The Revolution in Information Technology
The Internet
Potential Hazards of Internet Use
The Revolution in the Workplace
Multiple Jobholders and Overtime Work
Working Women
Adolescent Employment
Advertising and Consumption
The Education Revolution
Educational Attainment
Embracing the New Technology
Innovations in Career Education
The Family Revolution
Changes in Marriage and Parenthood
Changes in Family Dynamics
The Sexual Revolution
Positive Effects of the Sexual Revolution
Negative Effects of the Sexual Revolution
The Violence Revolution 17
Violent Crime
Violence in Society
Violence in the Home
Violent Deaths
A Caveat to Understanding Adolescence
Adolescents in Theoretical Context
Biological Views of Adolescence
G. Stanley Hall: Sturm und Drang
Arnold Gesell: Spiral Growth Patterns
Psychoanalytical and Psychosocial Views of Adolescence
Sigmund Freud: Individuation
Anna Freud: Defense Mechanisms
Erik Erikson: Ego Identity
Cognitive Views of Adolescence
Jean Piaget: Adaptation and Equilibrium
Robert Selman: Social Cognition
Lev Vygotsky: Social Influences on Cognition
Social-Cognitive Learning View of Adolescence
Albert Bandura: Social Learning Theory
Social-Cognitive Theory
The Impact of Culture on Adolescents
Robert Havighurst: Developmental Tasks
Kurt Lewin: Field Theory
Urie Bronfenbrenner: An Ecological Model
Margaret Mead and Ruth Benedict: Anthropological Views
Adolescent Diversity: Socioeconomic Status and Ethnicity
Adolescents of Low Socioeconomic Status
Limitations of Low Socioeconomic Status
Cycle of Poverty and Deprivation
Minority Adolescents
African American Adolescents
Latino Adolescents
Native American Adolescents
Asian-American Adolescents
Immigrants and Refugees
Southeast Asian Refugee Experience
Physical
Body Issues: Sexual Maturation and Physical Growth
Biochemical Basis of Puberty
The Hypothalamus
The Pituitary Gland
The Gonads
The Adrenal Glands
Sex Hormone Regulation in Males
Sex Hormone Regulation in Females
Maturation and Functions of Male Sex Organs
Spermatogenesis
The Developing Penis
The Cowpers Glands 81
Nocturnal Emissions
Maturation and Functions of Female Sex Organs
The Developing Vagina
Changes in the Vulva and Uterus
Ovarian Changes
Menarche and the Menstrual Cycle
Menstrual Concerns
Development of Secondary Sexual Characteristics
Males
Females
Results of Sexual Maturation
Growth in Height and Weight
Growth Trends
Determinants of Height
Other Physical Changes
Body Issues: Health-Related Behaviors and Attitudes
Health Status
Mortality
Health Decisions
Adolescent Health in the Third World
Body Image
Physical Attractiveness
Body Types and Ideals

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