Introduction to the Special Issue on Youth Development, Part II

Authors

  • Peter J. Ward
  • Mat D. Duerden

Abstract

Today’s youth are different from any previous generation.Once-held perspectives on why adolescents behave a certain way have changed, and sometimes practitioners who work closely with youth cannot provide clear explanations for why youth do what they do.Even the family dynamic is greatly different than it was even a generation ago.One thing is clear for many of today’s youth—they are faced with challenges and benefits that were not even considered a decade ago.   Subscribe to JPRA to continue reading.

Published

2017-03-15

Issue

Section

Regular Papers