ERIC Number: EJ545052
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1997
"Pathways through Adolescence: Individual Development in Relation to Contexts," edited by Lisa J. Crockett and Ann C. Crouter. Book Review.
Jensen-Campbell, Lauri A.
Merrill-Palmer Quarterly, v43 n2 p323-27 Apr 1997
Reviews volume on social contexts' influence on individual adolescent development. Describes book's four sections: (1) pathways in adolescence and processes that enhance or inhibit developmental continuity; (2) how social contexts specifically affect African American adolescents; (3) effects of interrelations among contexts; and (4) intervention research and community-based programs. Concludes that despite weaknesses, the volume is an important contribution. (EV)
Publication Type: Book/Product Reviews; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A