The adolescent years : social influences and educational challenges / edited by Kathryn Borman and Barbara Schneider.

Bibliographic Details
Corporate Author: National Society for the Study of Education.
Other Authors: Borman, Kathryn M., Schneider, Barbara L.
Format: Book
Language:English
Published: Chicago : NSSE : Distributed by the University of Chicago Press, c1998.
Series:Yearbook of the National Society for the Study of Education ; 97th, pt. 1
Subjects:
Table of Contents:
  • Section one: setting the context. Stress and resilience in adolescence : an evolutionary perspective / Mihaly Csikszentmihalyi and Jennifer Sschmidt
  • Identity formation in adolescence / Dena Phillips Swanson, Margaret Beale Spencer, and Anne Petersen
  • Growing up female / Ellen B. Kimmel with Tricia Rudolph
  • Adolescent sons and daughters of immigrants : how schools can respond / Margarita Calderâon. Section two: institutional and social supports for youth. How secondary schools contribute to academic success / Fred M. Newmann
  • Learning contexts beyond the classroom : extracurricular activities, community organizations, and peer groups / B. Bradford Brown and Wendy Theobald
  • Social institutions serving adolescents / Chandra Muller and Michelle Frisco
  • Working : perceptions and experiences of American teenagers / Charles Bidwell, Barbara Schneider, and Kathryn Borman
  • Adolescent part-time work and educational achievement / Jeylan T. Mortimer and Monica Kirkpatrick Johnson
  • Making the transition from high school : recent trends and policies / David Lee Stevenson, Julie Kochanek, and Barbara Schneider.