ERIC Number: EJ529873
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1996
Reference Count: 0
Known and Potential Processes Underlying Developmental Trajectories in Childhood and Adolescence.
Wachs, Theodore D.
Developmental Psychology, v32 n4 p796-801 Jul 1996
Comments on research problems raised in this special issue. Suggests that recent research highlights the nature of the multiple processes underlying variability in child and adolescent adjustment. Views variability as a function of covarying influences from multiple domains, operating on specific developmental outcomes across a background of time and the availability of environmental niches for the individual. (AA)
Descriptors: Adolescent Attitudes, Adolescent Development, Adolescents, Behavior Development, Behavior Patterns, Cultural Context, Cultural Differences, Emotional Development, Environmental Influences, Individual Development, 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
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Note: Special issue: "Development, Transitions, and Adjustments in Adolescence."