ERIC Number: EJ424151
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1990
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Cultural-Developmental Tasks and Adolescent Development: Theoretical and Methodological Considerations.
Klaczynski, Paul A.
Adolescence, v25 n100 p811-23 Win 1990
Places concept of developmental tasks within cultural context, discussing role of "cultural-developmental" tasks in development and modification of adolescent's social-cognitive functioning and the respective roles of both individual and contextual-environmental factors in production of competencies. Outlines theory including individual's activity as essential mediator between individual and context. Discusses possibilities for assessing cultural-developmental tasks from the adolescent's perspective. (Author/NB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - General
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