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Health risks and developmental transitions during adolescence

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Schulenberg, John E., Jennifer L. Maggs, and Klaus Hurrelmann. 1997. Health risks and developmental transitions during adolescence. New York, NY, US: Cambridge University Press.

In [this book], prominent researchers in the adolescent field examine how various developmental transitions associated with the passage from childhood to adulthood present risks and opportunities for adolescents' mental and physical health. This interdisciplinary book offers the foundation for a unifying framework for research and application in health and human development. This book will appeal to faculty, students, researchers, and practitioners in psychology, education, sociology, public health, social work, adolescent medicine, and policy-making. (PsycINFO Database Record (c) 2007 APA, all rights reserved) (from the jacket)

ISBN: 0-521-48053-1

developmental transitions & mental & physical health risks adolescents & young adults Adolescent Development At Risk Populations Developmental Stages Health Mental Health

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