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Adolescents' Worlds: Negotiating Family, Peers, and School
This is an intimate look at the lives of young people as they negotiate the world of the family with the world of their peers and the demands of school. This exceptional text provides a clear understanding of features in school and classroom environments that aid or impede students in making successful transitions among their worlds and the world of school -- both social a ...more
Paperback, 328 pages
Published November 1st 1997 by Teachers College Press
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honestly I don't know how the ratings are so low… This book consists of a series of case studies of adolescents who have to negotiate family peers and school. Some of them are successful, others don't. And the researchers give careful interpretation of why they struggle. As an academic book or publised interviews, it's not dry at all. A good read when you want to understand youngsters more in your life. ...more