Adolescence and Emerging Adulthood: A Cultural Approach by Jeffrey J. Arnett

By Jeffrey J. Arnett

Helps scholars know the way tradition affects improvement in adolescence and rising adulthood.  


Grounded in an international cultural point of view (within and out of doors of the US), this article enriches the dialogue with historic context and an interdisciplinary procedure, together with reports from fields comparable to anthropology and sociology, as well as the compelling mental learn on adolescent improvement. This booklet additionally takes into account the interval of “emerging maturity” (ages 18-25), a time period coined by means of the writer, and a space of research for which Arnett is a number one expert.   


Arnett maintains the 5th variation with new and up-to-date experiences, either U.S. and overseas. With Pearson’s MyDevelopmentLab Video sequence and Powerpoints embedded with video, scholars can adventure a real cross-cultural event.


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Then think of how you would design a study to show whether or not causation is truly involved. longitudinal research designs have disadvantages as well. Most importantly, they require a great deal more time, money, and patience than the cross-sectional research design. researchers do not learn the outcome to the investigation of their hypothesis until weeks, months, or years later. furthermore, over time, it is inevitable that some people will drop out of a longitudinal study, for one reason or another—a process called attrition.

China). nevertheless, these countries share certain common characteristics and challenges. c. one of the tenets of confucianism is filial piety, which holds that children should respect, obey, and revere their parents, especially the father. Part of filial piety is the expectation that the children, in particular the oldest son, have the responsibility of caring for their parents when the parents become elderly (lieber et al, 2004). , 2008). The confucian tradition places a strong emphasis on education, which is one of the reasons for the intense focus on education in the lives of young people in asian cultures today.

The research method is the approach to investigating the hypothesis. for example, in research on adolescents and emerging adults, two common methods are questionnaires and interviews. The research design is the plan for when and how to collect the data for the study, for example the decision of whether to collect data at one time point or at more than one point. More detail on research methods and designs will be presented shortly. Step 4: Collect Data to test the Hypothesis after forming a hypothesis and choosing a research method and design, researchers who study adolescents and emerging adults seek to obtain a sample, which is a group of people who participate in a research study.

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