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Title The changing adolescent experience : societal trends and the transition to adulthood / edited by Jeylan T. Mortimer, Reed W. Larson
Published Cambridge, UK ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2002
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Description 1 online resource (xi, 280 pages) : illustrations
Contents Cover; Half-title; Title; Copyright; Contents; Contributors; Preface; 1 Macrostructural Trends and the Reshaping of Adolescence; 2 Youth in Aging Societies; 3 The Transition from School to Work; 4 Criminal Justice in the Lives of American Adolescents: Choosing the Future; 5 Adolescent Health Care in the United States: Implications and Projections for the New Millennium; 6 Youth and Information Technology; 7 Social Space, the Final Frontier: Adolescents on the Internet; 8 Approaching Policy for Adolescent Development in the 21st Century; Index
Summary This book will be of interest to academics, educators, policy-makers, and persons who provide services to youth. It is unique in its focus on how broad social changes will shape adolescents' lives and their futures as adults
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Adolescence -- Forecasting.
Teenagers -- Social conditions -- Forecasting.
Twenty-first century -- Forecasts.
Youth -- Social conditions -- Forecasting.
Social Conditions -- trends.
Form Electronic book
Author Larson, Reed, 1950-
Mortimer, Jeylan T., 1943-
LC no. 2002025928
ISBN 0511058624
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