Adolescence by John Santrock

By John Santrock

Extra scholars examine from John Santrock’s Adolescence than from the other textual content during this box. The fifteenth variation combines confirmed pedagogy and the most up-tp-date learn to supply a market-leading presentation of formative years. This time-tested textual content presents compelling modern examine, together with updates from a mess of top specialists within the box. The text's available presentation, abundant functions, and fascinating writing foster elevated mastery of the content material. the hot version keeps with the “Connections” subject, guiding scholars to attach topical methods in improvement, attach learn to what we all know approximately improvement, and fasten improvement to the true global. the recent version additionally contains considerably extended fabric on range and tradition, teens’ and rising adults’ health and wellbeing and healthiness together with a number of options for making improvements to the lives of kids, and extended emphasis at the beneficial properties of adolescent improvement.

Show description

Read Online or Download Adolescence PDF

Similar developmental psychology books

Motivation, Emotion, and Cognition: Integrative Perspectives on Intellectual Functioning and Development

This was once now not what it was once portrayed to be on the net. .. it's a meta-analysis that's edited. it isn't what i wanted and it was once very pricey.

Handbook of Identity Theory and Research

Id is without doubt one of the so much largely studied constructs within the social sciences. but, regardless of the wealth of findings throughout many disciplines, identification researchers stay divided over such enduring basic questions as: What precisely is identification, and the way do id approaches functionality? Do humans have a unmarried id or a number of identities?

Kognitive Verhaltenstherapie bei Depressionen im Kindes- und Jugendalter

Dieses verhaltenstherapeutische Therapiemanual hat zum Ziel, depressive Jugendliche aus ihrer Passivität und Hoffnungslosigkeit herauszureißen und in eine aktivere Haltung zu bringen, aus der heraus Lösungen und Handlungsalternativen möglich werden. Neben kognitiven Interventionen sind auch viele Übungen zur Aktivierung und zum Verbessern sozialer Fertigkeiten enthalten.


Extra scholars study from John Santrock’s youth than from the other textual content during this box. The fifteenth version combines confirmed pedagogy and the most up-tp-date examine to supply a market-leading presentation of youth. This time-tested textual content offers compelling modern learn, together with updates from a mess of prime specialists within the box.

Additional resources for Adolescence

Example text

Entirely different from the test items in the Test Bank, the questions have been written to quiz students but also to help them learn. Key terms from the text are reproduced in a glossary of key terms where they can be accessed in alphabetical order for easy reference and review. Decision-making scenarios present students with the opportunity to apply the information in the chapter to realistic situations and to see what effects their decisions will have. Streamable online videos reinforce chapter content.

He coped by spending increasing time on the streets, being arrested more than 20 times for his delinquency, frequently being placed in detention centers, and rarely going to school. At 17, he joined the Navy and the experience helped him to gain self-discipline and hope. After his brief stint in the Navy, he completed a GED and began taking community college classes. However, he continued to have some setbacks with drugs and alcohol. A defining moment as an emerging adult came when he delivered furniture to a surgeon’s home.

In cultures that provide a smooth, gradual transition from childhood to adulthood, which is the way adolescence is handled in Samoa, she found little storm and stress associated with the period. Mead’s observations of Samoan adolescents revealed instead that their lives were relatively free of turmoil. Mead concluded that cultures that allow adolescents to observe sexual relations, see babies born, regard death as natural, do important work, engage in sex play, and know clearly what their adult roles will be tend to promote a relatively stress-free adolescence.

Download PDF sample

Rated 4.31 of 5 – based on 44 votes