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Title At the threshold : the developing adolescent / edited by S. Shirley Feldman and Glen R. Elliott.

Publication Info. Cambridge, Mass. : Harvard University Press, 1990.


Location Call No. Status
 University of Saint Joseph: Pope Pius XII Library - Standard Shelving Location  305.235 A861A    Check Shelf
Description x, 642 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 509-627) and index.
Contents Capturing the adolescent experience / Glen R. Elliott and S. Shirley Feldman -- The role of pubertal processes / Jeanne Brooks-Gunn and Edward O. Reiter -- Adolescent thinking / Daniel P. Keating -- Historical perspectives / John Modell and Madeline Goodman -- Challenges in studying minority youth / Margaret Beale Spencer and Sanford M. Dornbusch -- Coming of age in a changing family system / Frank F. Furstenberg -- Peer groups and peer cultures / B. Bradford Brown -- Schools and the adolescent / Doris R. Entwisle -- Leisure, work, and the mass media / Gary Alan Fine, Jeylan T. Mortimer, and Donald F. Roberts -- Autonomy, conflict, and harmony in the family relationship / Laurence Steinberg -- Friendship and peer relations / Ritch C. Savin-Williams and Thomas J. Berndt.
Motivation and achievement / Valanne L. Henderson and Carol S. Dweck -- Sexuality / Herant Katchadourian -- Self and identity development / Susan Harter -- Stress, coping, and adaptation / Stuart T. Hauser and Mary Kay Bowlds -- Problem behaviors / Joan McCord -- Adolescent health / Susan G. Millstein and Iris F. Litt -- Youth in relation to social institutions / Judith Torney-Purta -- Progress and promise of research on adolescence / S. Shirley Feldman and Glen R. Elliott.
Subject Adolescence.
Adolescent psychology.
Indexed Term Adolescents Psychology
Subject Adolescent.
Psychology, Adolescent.
Added Author Feldman, S. Shirley.
Elliott, Glen R.
ISBN 0674050355 alkaline paper
9780674050358 alkaline paper
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