Adolescent Diversity in Ethnic, Economic, and Cultural Contexts (Advances in Adolescent Development)

Adolescent Diversity in Ethnic, Economic, and Cultural Contexts (Advances in Adolescent Development)

By: Gerald R. Adams (editor), Thomas P. Gullotta (editor), Raymond Montemayor (editor)Hardback

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This book summarizes and integrates theory and research on adolescents from a diversity of ethnic, economic, and geographic contexts. The book aims to present a more balanced picture of these understudied and misunderstood adolescents by focusing on positive, healthy development.

About Author

Parent-Adolescent Relations, Ohio State University. Personality and Social Development, University of Guelph. Prevention, Child and Family Agency of Southeastern Connecticut, New London, CT.


Paths to Adulthood - R Montemayor Adolescent Diversity in Contemporary America Competence among Urban Adolescents in Poverty - H Yoshikawa and E Seidman Multiple Forms, Contexts and Developmental Processes Rural Youth - L Crockett, M Shanahan and J Jackson-Newsom Ecological and Life Course Perspectives Growing Up in Appalachia - S Wilson and G Peterson Ecological Influences on Adolescent Development Indian Adolescence - F Beauvais Opportunity and Challenge Healthy Adjustment in Mexican American and Other Hispanic Adolescents - F Castro, G Boyer and H Balcazar Asian American Adolescents - F Leong, R Chato and E Hardin A Research Review to Dispel the Model Minority Myth Ecological Correlates of the Social and Emotional Adjustment of African American Adolescents - R Taylor, L Jacobsen and D Roberts Conceptual and Methodological Issues in Studying Minority Adolescents - M Cunningham and M Beale Spencer The Variety of Adolescent Experiences - R Montemayor

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9780761921264
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 304
  • ID: 9780761921264
  • ISBN10: 0761921265

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