ERIC Number: EJ529869
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1996
Reference Count: 0
Transitions and Turning Points: Navigating the Passage from Childhood through Adolescence.
Graber, Julia A.; Brooks-Gunn, Jeanne
Developmental Psychology, v32 n4 p768-76 Jul 1996
Comments on this special theme issue examining the roles of socialization, biology, and culture as they affect adaptive and maladaptive developmental outcomes. Presents models for predicting and understanding behavioral and affective change at transitions occurring especially from middle childhood through adolescence. Provides examples highlighting research on how a specific transition, event, or ecological niche influences adolescent behavior and affect. (AA)
Descriptors: Adolescent Attitudes, Adolescent Behavior, Adolescent Development, Adolescents, Affective Behavior, Behavior Development, Behavior Patterns, Cultural Context, Cultural Differences, Emotional Development, Individual Development, Influences, Models, Predictor Variables, Psychological Patterns, Research Methodology, Research Needs, Research Problems, Social Development, Theory Practice Relationship
Publication Type: Opinion Papers; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers: Research Replication
Note: Special issue: "Development, Transitions, and Adjustments in Adolescence."