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Title Adolescent romantic relations and sexual behavior : theory, research, and practical implications / edited by Paul Florsheim
Published Mahwah, N.J. : Lawrence Erlbaum Associates, 2003


Description 1 online resource (xvii, 414 pages) : illustrations
Contents pt. 1. Normative perspectives on romantic relations and sexual behavior among adolescents. The role of romantic relationships in adolescent development / Wyndol Furman and Laura Shaffer -- National estimates of adolescent romantic relationships / Karen Carver, Kara Joyner, and J. Richard Udry -- Biological influences on adolescent romantic and sexual behavior / Carolyn Tucker Halpern -- Love matters : romantic relationships among sexual-minority adolescents / Lisa M. Diamond -- Conflict and negotiation in adolescent romantic relationships / Shmuel Shulman -- Attachment styles and adolescent sexuality / Jessica L. Tracy [and others] -- pt. 2. Perspectives on romantic and sexual behavior among high-risk adolescents. Psychopathology and relationship dysfunction among adolescent couples : the structural analysis of social behavior as an organizing framework / Trina Seefeldt, Paul Florsheim, and Lorna Smith Benjamin -- When love hurts : depression and adolescent romantic relationships / Deborah P. Welsh, Catherine M. Grello, and Melinda S. Harper -- Child maltreatment, adolescent dating, and adolescent dating violence / Christine Wekerle and Effie Avgoustis -- The development of aggression in young male-female couples / Deborah M. Capaldi and Deborah Gorman-Smith -- Health behaviors and reproductive health risk within adolescent sexual dyads / J. Dennis Fortenberry -- Romantic relations among adolescent parents / Paul Florsheim, David Moore, and Chuck Edgington -- pt. 3. Commentary and summary. Are adolescent same-sex romantic relationships on our radar screen? / Ritch C. Savin-Williams -- A marital process perspective of adolescent romantic relationships / Amber Tabares and John Gottman -- The joy of romance : healthy adolescent relationships as an educational agenda / Bonnie Barber and Jacquelynne Eccles -- Adolescent romantic and sexual behavior : what we know and where we go from here / Paul Florsheim
Summary Addressing such issues as romantic relations and sexual behaviour from the perspective of normative adolescent development, the chapters in this volume lay a foundation for understanding how adolescents successfully navigate the tumultuous waters of young love
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and indexes
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Subject Teenagers -- Sexual behavior -- United States
Adolescent psychology -- United States
Interpersonal relations -- United States
Interpersonal conflict -- United States
PSYCHOLOGY -- Human Sexuality.
SELF-HELP -- Sexual Instruction.
Adolescent psychology
Interpersonal conflict
Interpersonal relations
Teenagers -- Sexual behavior
United States
Form Electronic book
Author Florsheim, Paul
LC no. 2003043897
ISBN 141060778X