ERIC Number: EJ530447
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1996
Developmental Tasks of Early Adolescence: How Adult Awareness Can Reduce At-Risk Behavior.
Irvin, Judith L.
Clearing House, v69 n4 p222-25 Mar-Apr 1996
Presents a historical and cultural perspective of adolescence. Discusses the developmental tasks at this period and the negative behaviors that can result from tackling those tasks. Suggests that young adolescents' positive experiences with developmental tasks and interactions with adults may lessen the tendency to engage in at-risk behaviors. (SR)
Publication Type: Reports - General; Opinion Papers; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Special section: Young Adolescents at Risk.