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Fasick, Frank A. – Journal of Early Adolescence, 1994
Outlines some of the ways in which the application of technology to increase productivity, the affluence generated by it, and the related structural changes in society have contributed to the creation of adolescence in the North American urban-industrial society. Highlights seven important structural factors that make adolescence essentially a…
Descriptors: Adolescents, Compulsory Education, Cultural Influences, Family Size
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Veenhoven, Ruut; Verkuyten, Maykel – Adolescence, 1989
Questionnaires completed by 2,511 secondary school students in Netherlands revealed that only children (N=280) did not appear to be less happy than children with siblings, nor was their global self-esteem any lower. Only children felt less proficient at sports, but did not consider themselves better in school or less popular among peers than did…
Descriptors: Adolescents, Family Size, Foreign Countries, Secondary Education
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Parrott, C. A.; Strongman, K. T. – Adolescence, 1984
Assessed delinquent and nondelinquent male adolescents (N=43) on locus of control and intellectual achievement responsibilty. Results supported a multidimensional model. There was no difference in expectancy of control for negative academic events between delinquents and nondelinquents. Birth order and delinquency were the most important…
Descriptors: Academic Achievement, Adolescents, Age Differences, Birth Order
Citizens' Committee for Children of New York, NY. – 2002
This publication presents data about population characteristics in New York City from city, state, and federal agencies and synthesizes large data sets into basic indicators of social and economic wellbeing and tracking conditions for children in New York City's 59 community districts. It ranks child wellbeing in the districts across a range of…
Descriptors: Adolescents, Adoption, Asthma, At Risk Persons
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