CDE/SOC 312 Exam II Study Guide
Chapter 4 Families
IS CONFLICT BETWEEN TEENAGERS AND PARENTS INEVITABLE?
Contrary to stereotypes, adolescents and parents usually get along very well, share similar
values, and see eye-to-eye on a range of important issue
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CDE 312/SOC 312
Exam 1: Midterm Exam (Weeks 1-3) Review and Study Guide
This is a review of some of the main points from the Steinberg text. This is not a repl
Is conflict between parents and teenagers inevitable?
Adolescents and parents usually get along very well, share similar values and see eye to
eye on the range of issues.
But parents who believe in the stereotype that adolescents are difficult
Biological, cognitive and social changes of adolescence provoke changes in identity.
Identity development best understood
o Series of interrelated developments
3 approaches in change in identity
o Changes in self-conceptions, self-esteem, sense
CDE 1/22 biological
Latin word pubertas
Period of life span in which an individual becomes capable of sexual reproduction
Individuals develop at different ages and rates
US girls 12 (genetic and environmental factors play a part)
Timing of physi