Adolescence & Emerging Adulthood, 7th edition

  • Jeffery Jensen Arnett, 
  • Lene Arnett Jensen

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Hallmark features of this title

  • The authors focus on the cultural basis of development, incorporating research from diverse cultures, both within and across nations. Cultural Focus features highlight how culture impacts various aspects of development.
  • Emphasizing the importance of historical context, the authors contrast the lives of young people in the present with those of young people in other times. Historical Focus boxes help students understand the role historical context plays in development.
  • An interdisciplinary approach paints a comprehensive picture of development. The authors draw on areas such as anthropology, education, psychiatry and family studies.
  • Research Focus features describe a particular research study, including its premises, methods, results and limitations.

Published by Pearson (December 15th 2023) - Copyright © 2024

ISBN-13: 9780137988105

Subject: Psychology

Category: Lifespan Development

Table of contents

  1. Adolescent Development in Today’s World
  2. Biological Foundations
  3. Cognitive Foundations
  4. Cultural Beliefs
  5. Gender
  6. The Self
  7. Family Relationships
  8. Friends and Peers
  9. Love and Sexuality
  10. School
  11. Work
  12. Media
  13. Problems and Resilience

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