As a well-respected researcher, Laurence Steinberg connects current research with real-world application, helping students see the similarities and differences in adolescent development across different social, economic, and cultural backgrounds. Through an integrated, personalized digital earning program, students gain the insight they need to study smarter, stay focused, and improve their performance.
Introduction: The Study of Adolescent Development
PART 1: The Fundamental Changes of Adolescence.
1. Biological Transitions.
2. Cognitive Transitions.
3. Social Transitions.
PART 2. The Contexts of Adolescence.
5. Peer Groups.
7. Work, Leisure, and Media.
PART 3. Psychosocial Development During Adolescence.
13. Psychosocial Problems in Adolescence.