Who Could That Be at This Hour

 Who Could That Be at This Hour
Author: Lemony Snicket
Publsiher: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers
Total Pages: 272
Release: 2012-10-23
Genre: Juvenile Fiction
ISBN: 9780316225021

Download Who Could That Be at This Hour Book in PDF, Epub and Kindle

In a fading town, far from anyone he knew or trusted, a young Lemony Snicket began his apprenticeship in an organization nobody knows about. He started by asking questions that shouldn't have been on his mind. Now he has written an account that should not be published, in four volumes that shouldn't be read. This is the first volume.

Adolescence

Adolescence
Author: J. Roy Hopkins
Publsiher: Academic Press
Total Pages: 512
Release: 2014-05-10
Genre: Social Science
ISBN: 9781483265650

Download Adolescence Book in PDF, Epub and Kindle

Adolescence: The Transitional Years presents the intricate physical, emotional, and behavioral changes that occur during the years between childhood and adulthood. This book provides psychological studies of adolescence and the methods used to gain information about adolescent development. Organized into 12 chapters, this book begins with an overview of the contributions of psychology to understanding the transition from childhood to adulthood. This text then reviews the changes at puberty, including the sequence of development for girls and boys and the underlying physiological mechanisms responsible. Other chapters consider the cultural variations in the mode of transition from childhood to adulthood. This book provides as well a brief overview of the psychological dimensions of self-identity. The final chapter deals with the educational experience for adolescents and examines the factors associated with different levels of educational attainment. This book is a valuable resource for developmental psychologists, sociologists, geneticists, anthropologists, theorists, and research workers.

On Adolescence

On Adolescence
Author: Margot Waddell
Publsiher: Routledge
Total Pages: 282
Release: 2018-06-12
Genre: Psychology
ISBN: 9780429794087

Download On Adolescence Book in PDF, Epub and Kindle

Adolescence and adolescent states of mind have seldom captured so much attention publicly, nor have they stirred so much anxiety and disturbance privately. This long acknowledged, problematic, transitional world between childhood and adulthood is especially fraught, these days, with the assaults and pressures of contemporary culture and modern technology. The heart of the book lies in the exploration of the inner lives of these young people, whether or not they find their way to clinical services. It sets out to illuminate the sorts of things that go wrong, and how we can help to address them – the crises of identity, gender, loss, self-harm, bullying, depression, anger, suicidal impulses, anxiety, and so much more. On Adolescence: Inside Stories is intended for all those concerned with adolescence, and adolescent states of mind at whatever age or stage.

The Promise of Adolescence

The Promise of Adolescence
Author: National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine,Health and Medicine Division,Division of Behavioral and Social Sciences and Education,Board on Children, Youth, and Families,Committee on the Neurobiological and Socio-behavioral Science of Adolescent Development and Its Applications
Publsiher: National Academies Press
Total Pages: 492
Release: 2019-07-26
Genre: Social Science
ISBN: 9780309490115

Download The Promise of Adolescence Book in PDF, Epub and Kindle

Adolescenceâ€"beginning with the onset of puberty and ending in the mid-20sâ€"is a critical period of development during which key areas of the brain mature and develop. These changes in brain structure, function, and connectivity mark adolescence as a period of opportunity to discover new vistas, to form relationships with peers and adults, and to explore one's developing identity. It is also a period of resilience that can ameliorate childhood setbacks and set the stage for a thriving trajectory over the life course. Because adolescents comprise nearly one-fourth of the entire U.S. population, the nation needs policies and practices that will better leverage these developmental opportunities to harness the promise of adolescenceâ€"rather than focusing myopically on containing its risks. This report examines the neurobiological and socio-behavioral science of adolescent development and outlines how this knowledge can be applied, both to promote adolescent well-being, resilience, and development, and to rectify structural barriers and inequalities in opportunity, enabling all adolescents to flourish.

The New Adolescence

The New Adolescence
Author: Christine Carter
Publsiher: BenBella Books
Total Pages: 280
Release: 2020-02-18
Genre: Family & Relationships
ISBN: 9781948836791

Download The New Adolescence Book in PDF, Epub and Kindle

Parents of teenagers need a new playbook—one that addresses the new challenges they face today. Teens are growing up in an entirely new world, and this has huge implications for our parenting. Understandably, many parents are baffled by problems that didn't exist less than a decade ago, like social media and video game obsession, sexting, and vaping. The New Adolescence is a realistic and reassuring handbook for parents. It offers road-tested, science-based solutions for raising happy, healthy, and successful teenagers. Inside, you'll find practical guidance for: • Providing the support and structure teens need (while still giving them the autonomy they seek) • Influencing and motivating teenagers • Helping kids overcome distractions that hinder their learning • Protecting them from anxiety, isolation, and depression • Fostering the real-world, face-to-face social connections they desperately need • Having effective conversations about tough subjects--including sex, drugs, and money A highly acclaimed sociologist and coach at UC Berkeley's Greater Good Science Center and the author of Raising Happiness, Dr. Christine Carter melds research—including the latest findings in neuroscience, sociology, and social psychology—with her own (often hilarious) real-world experiences as the mother of four teenagers.

Personality Development in Adolescence

Personality Development in Adolescence
Author: Eva Elisabeth Aspaas Skoe,Anna Louise von der Lippe
Publsiher: Psychology Press
Total Pages: 218
Release: 1998
Genre: FAMILY & RELATIONSHIPS
ISBN: 0415135052

Download Personality Development in Adolescence Book in PDF, Epub and Kindle

A collection of work by leading researchers that considers different contexts affecting personality and identity development in adolescence. Three main contexts are considered: cultural, family and life-span development.

Adolescence

Adolescence
Author: Inge Wise
Publsiher: Routledge
Total Pages: 128
Release: 2018-04-24
Genre: Psychology
ISBN: 9780429910609

Download Adolescence Book in PDF, Epub and Kindle

'Adolescence - when we are no longer children and have not yet reached adulthood - is a time of much disturbance, change and potential for growth. The adolescent is confronted with a body that stretches, changes and grows in all directions, as does her or his mind: he is no longer who he was.'- Inge Wise from her Introduction Adolescence is a turbulent period of time in life. Adolescents experience hormonal and physical changes that affect their mood and emotions. Psychoanalysis can help them resolve these new and often confusing feelings.In this collection, Inge Wise has gathered together a wide range of papers, dealing with issues such as adolescent violence, suicidal feelings, and addiction. Other papers explore psychoanalytic definitions of adolescence and central psychoanalytic contributions to the understanding of adolescence.

The Developmental Science of Adolescence

The Developmental Science of Adolescence
Author: Richard M. Lerner,Anne C. Petersen,Rainer K. Silbereisen,Jeanne Brooks-Gunn
Publsiher: Psychology Press
Total Pages: 578
Release: 2013-08-15
Genre: Psychology
ISBN: 9781136673726

Download The Developmental Science of Adolescence Book in PDF, Epub and Kindle

The Developmental Science of Adolescence: History Through Autobiography is the most authoritative account of the leading developmental scientists from around the world. Written by the scholars who shaped the history they are recounting, each chapter is an engaging and personal account of the past, present, and future direction of the field. No other reference work has this degree of authenticity in presenting the best developmental science of adolescence. The book includes a Foreword by Saths Cooper, President of the International Union of Psychological Science and autobiographical chapters by the following leading developmental scientists: Jeffrey Jensen Arnett, Robert Wm. Blum, Jeanne Brooks-Gunn, B. Bradford Brown, Marlis Buchmann, John Bynner, John Coleman, Rand D. Conger, James E. Côté, William Damon, Sanford M. Dornbusch, Nancy Eisenberg, Glen H. Elder, Jr., David P. Farrington, Helmut Fend, Andrew J. Fuligni, Frank F. Furstenberg, Beatrix A. Hamburg, Stephen F. Hamilton, Karen Hein, Klaus Hurrelmann, Richard Jessor, Daniel P. Keating, Reed W. Larson, Richard M. Lerner, Iris F. Litt, David Magnusson, Rolf Oerter, Daniel Offer, Augusto Palmonari, Anne C. Petersen, Lea Pulkkinen, Jean E. Rhodes, Linda M. Richter, Hans-Dieter Rösler, Michael Rutter, Ritch C. Savin-Williams, John Schulenberg, Lonnie R. Sherrod, Rainer K. Silbereisen, Judith G. Smetana, Margaret Beale Spencer, Laurence Steinberg, Elizabeth J. Susman, Richard E. Tremblay, Suman Verma, and Bruna Zani.

Adolescent Stress

Adolescent Stress
Author: Mary Ellen Colten,Susan Gore
Publsiher: Transaction Publishers
Total Pages: 330
Release: 2022
Genre: Social Science
ISBN: 0202364119

Download Adolescent Stress Book in PDF, Epub and Kindle

Adolescence

Adolescence
Author: Anonim
Publsiher: Unknown
Total Pages: 135
Release: 2005
Genre: Adolescence
ISBN: UOM:39015059603269

Download Adolescence Book in PDF, Epub and Kindle

Adolescence

Adolescence
Author: Marguerite Malm
Publsiher: Unknown
Total Pages: 512
Release: 1952
Genre: Adolescence
ISBN: UOM:39015002401290

Download Adolescence Book in PDF, Epub and Kindle

Adolescence

Adolescence
Author: John W. Santrock
Publsiher: McGraw-Hill Humanities, Social Sciences & World Languages
Total Pages: 628
Release: 1996
Genre: Social Science
ISBN: UCSC:32106014744244

Download Adolescence Book in PDF, Epub and Kindle

New edition (after 1981 and 1984) of a college textbook.

Understanding Early Adolescent Self and Identity

Understanding Early Adolescent Self and Identity
Author: Thomas M. Brinthaupt,Richard P. Lipka
Publsiher: SUNY Press
Total Pages: 395
Release: 2002-02-21
Genre: Education
ISBN: 0791453340

Download Understanding Early Adolescent Self and Identity Book in PDF, Epub and Kindle

Addresses adolescent identity issues and suggests practical approaches to facilitate development and adjustment.

Theories of Adolescence

Theories of Adolescence
Author: Rolf Eduard Helmut Muuss,Eli Velder,Harriet Porton
Publsiher: McGraw-Hill Humanities, Social Sciences & World Languages
Total Pages: 426
Release: 1996
Genre: Education
ISBN: UOM:39015045958231

Download Theories of Adolescence Book in PDF, Epub and Kindle

A renowned text, THEORIES OF ADOLESCENCE provides students with a concise, well written, illustrated and readable description of the essence of major theoretical positions (both historical and contemporary) about adolescence and about the phenomena of adolescence and development in general. This one-of-a-kind text focuses solely on the theories of adolescence, giving thorough coverage to all the major theories through 14 topic areas.

Adolescent Alcoholism

Adolescent Alcoholism
Author: Estelle J. Abrams
Publsiher: Unknown
Total Pages: 9
Release: 1984
Genre: Youth
ISBN: MINN:319510029161814

Download Adolescent Alcoholism Book in PDF, Epub and Kindle