Adolescent Development and the Biology of Puberty: Summary of a Workshop on New Research

Adolescent Development and the Biology of Puberty: Summary of a Workshop on New Research

By: National Research Council and Institute of Medicine (author), National Academy of Sciences (author), Forum on Adolescence (author), Division of Behavioral and Social Sciences and Education (author), Commission on Behavioral and Social Sciences and Education (author), Michele D. Kipke (editor)Paperback

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Adolescence is one of the most fascinating and complex transitions in the human life span. Its breathtaking pace of growth and change is second only to that of infancy. Over the last two decades, the research base in the field of adolescence has had its own growth spurt. New studies have provided fresh insights while theoretical assumptions have changed and matured. This summary of an important 1998 workshop reviews key findings and addresses the most pressing research challenges.

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Michele D. Kipke, Editor; Forum on Adolescence, National Research Council and Institute of Medicine

Contents

1 Front Matter; 2 New Research on Adolescent Development and the Biology of Puberty; 3 References; 4 Appendix: Workshop Agenda

Product Details

  • publication date: 20/07/1999
  • ISBN13: 9780309065825
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 44
  • ID: 9780309065825
  • ISBN10: 0309065828

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