Adolescence Summary

Everything you need to understand or teach Adolescence.

  • 7 Student Essays
  • 5 Encyclopedia Articles
  • ...and more

Study Pack

The Adolescence Study Pack contains:

Encyclopedia Articles (5)

1,393 words, approx. 5 pages
Teenagers, 1946–Present World War II profoundly changed adolescent life and relationships between parents and children. One of the major reasons for this change is the growth of the mass media.... Read more
1,636 words, approx. 6 pages
Teenagers Initially invented as a marketing target, "teenagers" only came into existence after World War II. Possibly our most important years, our teenage years are a time of transition... Read more
2,061 words, approx. 7 pages
Adolescent Growth and Development Adolescence is the time between the beginning of sexual maturation (also known as puberty, from the Latin pubertas, meaning adult) and the beginning of adulthood. Ado... Read more
10,885 words, approx. 37 pages
Adolescence Recognition of the life stage between childhood and adulthood as a subject of modern scientific inquiry began in the early twentieth century with the publication of Antonio Marro's ... Read more
3,391 words, approx. 12 pages
Adolescence Sometimes referred to as teenage years, youth, or puberty, adolescence covers the period from roughly age 10 to 20 in a child's development. In the study of child development, adole... Read more