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Adolescence and Beyond: Family Processes and Development

Patricia K. Kerig, Marc S. Schulz, and Stuart T. Hauser


While the period of transition from adolescence to adulthood has become a recent focus for developmental psychologists and child mental health practitioners, the full role of the family during this period is only beginning to be explored. Many compelling questions, of interest to anyone involved in adolescence research, remain unanswered. To what extent do family experiences influence the way one navigates through emerging adulthood? How do we begin to understand the interplay between adolescents' contexts and their development and well-being? This book offers an accessible synthesis of resear ... More

Keywords: adolescence, adulthood, transition, family, family processes, development, romantic relationships, emotion regulation, risk, family observations

Bibliographic Information

Print publication date: 2012 Print ISBN-13: 9780199736546
Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: May 2012 DOI:10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199736546.001.0001


Affiliations are at time of print publication.

Patricia K. Kerig, author
University of Utah

Marc S. Schulz, author
Bryn Mawr College

Stuart T. Hauser, author
Harvard Medical School

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