Adolescence by John Santrock

By John Santrock

Extra scholars research from John Santrock’s Adolescence than from the other textual content during this box. The fifteenth version combines confirmed pedagogy and the most up-tp-date learn to supply a market-leading presentation of early life. This time-tested textual content offers compelling modern learn, together with updates from a large number of prime specialists within the box. The text's obtainable presentation, considerable functions, and interesting writing foster elevated mastery of the content material. the recent version keeps with the “Connections” subject matter, guiding scholars to attach topical techniques in improvement, attach learn to what we all know approximately improvement, and fasten improvement to the genuine global. the hot variation additionally comprises considerably increased fabric on range and tradition, teens’ and rising adults’ health and wellbeing and future health together with a variety of ideas for making improvements to the lives of teenagers, and increased emphasis at the beneficial properties of adolescent improvement.

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Two characteristics of Millennials stand out: (1) their ethnic diversity, and (2) their connection to technology. A recent analysis also described Millennials as “confident, self-expressive, liberal, upbeat, and open to change” (Pew Research Center, 2010, p. 1). Because their ethnic diversity is greater than that of prior generations, many Millennial adolescents and emerging adults are more tolerant and open-minded than their counterparts in previous generations. One survey indicated that 60 percent of today’s adolescents say their friends include someone from diverse ethnic groups (Teenage Research Unlimited, 2004).

Ann Helgerson, Marketing Manager, has contributed in numerous positive ways to this book. I so much appreciate the direction and guidance provided by Terry Schiesl, Director of Electronic Data Processing, in producing this text. Sheila Frank did a great job in coordinating the book’s production. Janet Tilden was a superb copyeditor for the text. Jennifer Blankenship was terrific in tracking down photographs. I also want to thank my wife, Mary Jo, our children, Tracy and Jennifer, and our granddaughter, Jordan, for their wonderful contributions to my life and for helping me to better understand the marvels and mysteries of adolescence and emerging adulthood.

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