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Adolescence : a very short introduction / Peter K. Smith.

By: Smith, Peter K | [author.].
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookSeries: Very short introductions: 475.Description: xvi, 136 pages : illustrations ; 18 cm.ISBN: 9780199665563; 0199665567.Subject(s): Adolescent psychology | AdolescenceDDC classification: 155.5
Contents:
antisocial behaviour, and delinquency -- Internalizing disorders and adolescent mental health -- Sexual and romantic development, early parenthood, and emerging adulthood. -- Adolescence as a life stage -- Puberty : body and brain changes -- Formal operational thought, moral development, and identity -- Relationship changes : parents and peers -- Youth culture : leisure pursuits and the cyberworld -- Risk-taking
Summary: Provides an engaging and informative overview of what we know and what we are learning about adolescence. Including both a guide to the classical research that has informed our knowledge, as well as the results of the modern research into the contemporary adolescent experience, Smith examines a number of aspects of adolescence, including the cultural and historical context, the biological changes to the adolescent brain, and the controversies that adolescence brings. --Publisher's description.
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Text Books Text Books CUTN Central Library

This is a searchable open catalogue of all library of the Central University of Tamil Nadu.

Philosophy & psychology
Non-fiction 155.5 SMI (Browse shelf) Available 30132
Text Books Text Books CUTN Central Library

This is a searchable open catalogue of all library of the Central University of Tamil Nadu.

Philosophy & psychology
Non-fiction 155.5 SMI (Browse shelf) Available 30133
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155.418 MUS Child development and personality 155.419 HOW Children's mental health and emotional well-being in primary schools / 155.422 HAY Progress in Infancy Research: 155.5 SMI Adolescence : 155.5 SMI Adolescence : 155.5 SMI Adolescence : 155.518 FRY Adolescent coping :

antisocial behaviour, and delinquency -- Internalizing disorders and adolescent mental health -- Sexual and romantic development, early parenthood, and emerging adulthood. -- Adolescence as a life stage -- Puberty : body and brain changes -- Formal operational thought, moral development, and identity -- Relationship changes : parents and peers -- Youth culture : leisure pursuits and the cyberworld -- Risk-taking

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Provides an engaging and informative overview of what we know and what we are learning about adolescence. Including both a guide to the classical research that has informed our knowledge, as well as the results of the modern research into the contemporary adolescent experience, Smith examines a number of aspects of adolescence, including the cultural and historical context, the biological changes to the adolescent brain, and the controversies that adolescence brings. --Publisher's description.

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