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Female adolescents and underachievement.

Laurie Beth.* Case

Female adolescents and underachievement.

by Laurie Beth.* Case

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Published .
Written in English


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Pagination44 leaves
Number of Pages44
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Open LibraryOL16357114M

  We gave readers the chance to ask Frances E Jensen, author of a new book on the adolescent mind, how to deal with these hormonal time bombs. Published: 25 . Similar correlations were found for a sample of Black female adolescents from Georgia housing projects (Durant et al., ) for frequency of weapon carrying with physical fighting, gang fighting, and with attacking someone with an intent to harm. Finally, in a sample of South Carolina high school girls (Valois et al., ), 38% of black.

Books Tweens and Teens Recommend to Friends Facebook Twitter Pinterest Email Print Common Sense is the nation's leading nonprofit organization dedicated to improving the lives of all kids and families by providing the trustworthy information, education, and independent voice they need to thrive in the 21st century. Assimilation into American culture and abrasive family dynamics are the subjects of the 11 finely crafted stories gathered in this striking debut collection. López's characters are (mostly southwestern) Latinos attempting to fit in wherever they're denied entry: the overweight, irascible adolescent narrator of "Sophia"—a profane, female Holden Caulfield; the disabled protagonist of.

ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: xvii, pages: illustrations ; 24 cm: Contents: Part I. Research --Dilemmas in research on female adolescent development / Elissa P. Benedek --Part ical Issues --Female pubertal development / Anne C. Petersen --Differential cognitive development in adolescent girls / Anne C. Petersen with Michele Andrisin Wittig. This retrospective study of 31 professional successful adults who were academic underachievers during adolescence found underachievement associated with: under involved and non-encouraging parents and teachers, negative parental attitudes toward work, family conflict, lack of career direction, and family transitions. Both the adolescents and their parents achieved in nonacademic areas.


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