At the threshold : the developing adolescent / edited by S. Shirley Feldman and Glen R. Elliott.

Bibliographic Details
Other Authors: Feldman, S. Shirley., Elliott, Glen R.
Format: Book
Published: Cambridge, Mass. : Harvard University Press, 1990.
Table of Contents:
  • Capturing the adolescent experience / Glen R. Elliott and S. Shirley Feldman
  • The role of pubertal processes / Jeanne Brooks-Gunn and Edward O. Reiter
  • Adolescent thinking / Daniel P. Keating
  • Historical perspectives / John Modell and Madeline Goodman
  • Challenges in studying minority youth / Margaret Beale Spencer and Sanford M. Dornbusch
  • Coming of age in a changing family system / Frank F. Furstenberg
  • Peer groups and peer cultures / B. Bradford Brown
  • Schools and the adolescent / Doris R. Entwisle
  • Leisure, work, and the mass media / Gary Alan Fine, Jeylan T. Mortimer, and Donald F. Roberts
  • Autonomy, conflict, and harmony in the family relationship / Laurence Steinberg
  • Friendship and peer relations / Ritch C. Savin-Williams and Thomas J. Berndt.
  • Motivation and achievement / Valanne L. Henderson and Carol S. Dweck
  • Sexuality / Herant Katchadourian
  • Self and identity development / Susan Harter
  • Stress, coping, and adaptation / Stuart T. Hauser and Mary Kay Bowlds
  • Problem behaviors / Joan McCord
  • Adolescent health / Susan G. Millstein and Iris F. Litt
  • Youth in relation to social institutions / Judith Torney-Purta
  • Progress and promise ?f research on adolescence / S. Shirley Feldman and Glen R. Elliott.