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ERIC Number: EJ408151
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1989
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Adolescent Decision-Making: The Development of Competence.
Mann, Leon; And Others
Journal of Adolescence, v12 n3 p265-78 Sep 1989
Reviews evidence on development of competence in decision making during adolescence focusing on cognitive aspects. Discusses indicators of competence: choice, comprehension, creativity, compromise, consequentiality, correctness, credibility, consistency, and commitment. Evidence suggests that many adolescents show reliable level of competence in metacognitive understanding of decision making, creative problem solving, correctness of choice, and commitment to course of action. (Author/NB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Information Analyses
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Language: English
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