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James_Lecture_9_Adol - Adolescent(and a little bit of Adult Development PSY 2012 Biological Development Biological Development Social Development

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Unformatted text preview: Adolescent (and a little bit of Adult) Development PSY 2012 Biological Development Biological Development Social Development Social Development Cognitive Development Cognitive Development Adolescence the transition period from childhood to adulthood extending from ______ to about age 18- 19 For the most part, the biological development biological development that occurs during adolescence has to do with sexual maturity, or ________- primary & secondary sex characteristics Biological Development Biological Development Sex Characteristics Sex Characteristics body structures that make sexual reproduction possible ovaries--female testes--male external genitalia Sex Characteristics Sex Characteristics nonreproductive sexual characteristics female--breast and hips male--voice quality and body hair Menarche (meh-NAR-key) Menarche (meh-NAR-key) first menstrual period Puberty marks the onset of ____________ the period of sexual maturation when a person becomes capable of reproduction Biological Development Biological Development The ________ ________ controls the functions of the other endocrine glands. Biological Development Biological Development Girls tend to hit puberty before boys Age 11 for girls Age 13 for boys Biological Development Biological Development Change in body, means change in body image For women For women : A favorable body image is ________ correlated with onset of puberty. (Early onset, negative body image) For men For men : _________correlated. (Early onset, positive body image) Biological Development Biological Development Cognitive Development According to Piaget, which stage are adolescents in? Need a hint?...
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This note was uploaded on 02/27/2011 for the course PSY 2012 taught by Professor Waesche during the Fall '08 term at FSU.

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James_Lecture_9_Adol - Adolescent(and a little bit of Adult Development PSY 2012 Biological Development Biological Development Social Development

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