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Adolescence, 8th edition by Laurence Steinberg has been thoroughly updated to reflect current findings in the field of adolescent development. In this edition, the author continues to utilize the effective combination of a friendly writing style, thorough research and a contextual approach that emphasizes adolescence in contemporary society. The text's careful organization ...more
Hardcover, Eighth Edition
Published June 1st 2007 by McGraw-Hill (first published 1985)
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Milan
Jun 17, 2015 Milan rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Yes I did read this whole book, however it was for a class. I actually found myself enjoy reading this, but some of the chapters the information was repetitive. It's very insightful and gave new perspective on adolescents. First textbook I ever read completely. So I give it 5 stars for the fact that I was able to do that.
jacky
This was the textbook for my Adolescent Psych class. I don't remember it being particularly interesting, even for a textbook, but it wasn't the worst textbook I've read. It was weird for me to be reading this though considering I was barely out of adolescence at the time. I remember a lot of the course and thus this text seeming like common knowledge from living through adolescence.
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It's a text book. It has a lot of stats. It has no application just facts. If you want to study about adolescence, pick it up. If you want to learn how to talk to adolescence, do not read a book.
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Apr 12, 2015 Becca rated it liked it
Very well written text book! It was easy to read and informative! It's one that I will definitely be keeping for future reference.
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Reading a sample. The $117.00 AMD price tag is scary. I'm glad I'm not buying books for college these days!
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Laurence Steinberg is Professor of Psychology at Temple University. He is
Author of numerous books and regularly writes about education issues in
The New York Times and the Wall Street Journal.
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